This privacy notice tells you what to expect when Mount's Bay Sailing Club collects information about visitors to our websites. The notice was drafted with brevity and clarity in mind. It does not provide exhaustive detail of all aspects of Mount's Bay Sailing Club's collection and use of personal information. However, we are happy to provide any additional information or explanation needed. Any requests for this should be sent to the contact address provided below.
Collection of information
When someone visits a Mount's Bay Sailing Club website we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out information such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the website. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our websites. We will not associate any data gathered from our websites with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used to make websites work efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the websites. Cookies used by Mount's Bay Sailing Club do not contain any personally identifying information.
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. You may delete and block all cookies from this website, but parts of the website may not work properly.
Use of personal information
In general, we use your personal information only:
- for the specific purposes for which you provided it to us;
- to let you know about changes to our website, our services or our terms and conditions; and
- to develop our services, including our website, to ensure that we continue to meet our members' needs.
Disclosure of personal information
In most circumstances we will not disclose personal information without consent. However, we reserve the right to access and disclose personal information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests.
Access to personal information
If you are an individual, you can find out if we hold any personal information about you by making a 'subject access request' under the Data Protection Act 1998. If we do hold information about you we will:
- give you a description of it;
- tell you why we are holding it;
- tell you who it could be disclosed to; and
- let you have a copy of the information in an intelligible form.
To make a request for any personal information we may hold you need to put the request in writing sending it to the contact address provided below. Our security and confidentiality policies mean that we may ask you for proof of identity before disclosing any personal information to you.
If we do hold information about you, you can ask us to correct any mistakes by, once again, writing to the contact address provided below.
Mount's Bay Sailing Club tries to meet the highest standards when collecting and using personal information. For this reason, we take any complaints we receive about this very seriously.
Links to other websites
This privacy notice does not cover any links within this website linking to other websites.
Changes to this privacy notice
We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 22 March 2015.
How to contact us
Requests concerning any personal information we may hold about you should be sent to:
Hon. General Secretary
Mount's Bay Sailing Club