Keeping your information safe
1. The data we collect.
The data we might collect may include:
- Identity Data – names, usernames or similar.
- Contact Data – addresses, emails and contact information.
- Transaction Data – payment details and details of products and services purchased from us.
- Technical Data – internet protocol (IP) address, browser type and version, operating system etc.
- Usage Data – how you use our website.
1.1 Automatically collected data.
1.2. Personal data provided by you.
Personal data and personal information means any information that can identify you as an individual (note it does not include data where the identity has been removed i.e. anonymous data). You can visit our website without providing us with any information. Any personally identifying information that we collect will be provided to us by you. And this might happen in a variety of contexts. You may provide such data to us if you complete an online form, when you register to participate in our community features or when you donate. Additionally, we might obtain personal data from you when you ask for us help by any means.
1.3. When we request data.
When you donate or make an online purchase from Clifton Parish we will request personal data. The personal data that we request may include your name, email address and where appropriate further contact information and your valid payment card or account numbers, sort-codes, expiration dates. We use this information to help us serve you better in the future. We will only share payment information as required by companies involved in your transaction. And we will not share your personal information with any other third party unless it is needed to fulfil our service to you.
There might be instances where we may request your personal information in order to grant you access to protected and secured parts of our site. This information will include your registration data (name and email), information request data and response data (“User Information”). Access to certain content on our website may be allowed under an agreement between you and Clifton Parish and will require a username and/or password. By accessing and using our protected and secured site(s), you agree to maintain the confidentiality of your username and password and consent to our Disclaimer.
2. How we use any data that is collected.
2.1. To improve site content and user experience.
Clifton Parish keeps track of the websites and pages you visit within our site. This information may be used to improve the content, design, usability, and quality of the service, to improve your user experience; to generate and provide statistics regarding the use of our service, to deliver content from us that might benefit you, and to develop new products and services.
2.2. To support our relationship with you.
We use any personal information you have given us for purposes of supporting your relationship with Clifton Parish. If you leave a comment on our site, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
Should Clifton Parish employ third party companies to provide support, perform Website-related services or to assist us in analysing our service, these third parties will only have access to your personal information to the extent required to perform these tasks on our behalf and will be obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
2.3. In case of an emergency or legal process.
Generally non-personally identifying information is used for identification purposes in the event of an emergency (threatening life or property), or where proper legal process allows using such information. For instance, we may use your IP address in cooperation with your Internet provider, to attempt to identify you if it is necessary to contact you or to bring legal action against you should you violate our Terms & Conditions, be causing injury to or interference (intentionally or unintentionally) with our company’s rights or should you be adversely affecting other users and causing harm by your activities.
We reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information, including credit card information, as required by law or in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against you. Clifton Parish will cooperate with government and law enforcement officials to enforce and comply with the law. Information may be disclosed, at our discretion, if we believe it is necessary or appropriate for claims and any legal process.
3. Your choices and legal rights.
Under certain circumstances members covered by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) have the following legal rights in relation to their personal data:
- To request access to your personal data
- To request correction of your personal data
- To request erasure of your personal data
to object to processing of your personal data
- To request restriction of processing your personal data
- To request transfer of your personal data
to withdraw consent
Your personal data will be retained indefinitely by Clifton Parish unless you opt-out or unsubscribe. You always have the option to receive no future communications from us by opting out. You can opt-out and unsubscribe from Clifton Parish at any time and when you do, we will delete all the information we have regarding you. To unsubscribe all you will need to do is email us. You can always request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
You can access, review, update and correct Personal Information you have provided us by sending an email to Clifton Parish and explaining how you would like to modify your preferences. The accuracy of User Information is important to Clifton Parish. You can always request updates to your User Information that is held by Clifton Parish by contacting us.
4. How we protect the information we have.
Although we make every reasonable effort to keep any personal information safe and secure, we cannot promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information will remain secure in all circumstances. Although no method of information transfer over the Internet or electronic data storage is known to be 100% secure, our site does use secure socket layer (SSL) encryption for data. Neither Clifton Parish nor the site knowingly permit the use of malware, spyware, viruses, and/or other similar types of software.
Like almost all other websites Clifton Parish uses “cookies”. A cookie is a small text file which asks for permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.
A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. The only personal information a cookie can contain is the information that you provide yourself. A cookie cannot read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. Information stored in cookies may be encrypted for security. We do not store your credit card number in cookies.
6. Links to other websites.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites. Such sites are not governed by this privacy statement and you should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Please also see our Disclaimer, which describes the restrictions, disclaimers, indemnification and limitation of liability governing the use of the entire Clifton Parish website.
8. Your acceptance of these terms.
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.