Privacy and cookies

This privacy policy sets out how Sarah Townsend Editorial uses cookies, and how we use and protect any information you give us when you use this website. We are committed to protecting your privacy. If we ask you to provide information that identifies you when using this website, we will only use this in accordance with this privacy statement.

If we change our privacy policy we will update this page. You should check this page from time to time to make sure you’re happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1 September 2013.

How we use cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites you visit. They’re used to make websites work more efficiently, and to provide information to the website’s owners.

Most web browsers have settings that allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org

We use Google Analytics to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and tailor our website to the needs of our customers.

The cookies set by Google Analytics are named:

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To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

What information we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name, company and contact information, including email address, and demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests.
  • Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

Internal record keeping

  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may use your email address to send you details of new products, special offers or other information we think you may find interesting.
  • From time to time we may contact you by email, phone or mail for market research purposes, and we may use your response to customise the website according to your interests.

Security

We’re committed to ensuring your information is secure, and have established procedures to safeguard the information we collect online to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure.

Links to other websites

This website contains links to other websites. This privacy statement only applies to this website – once you’ve used a link to leave our site we are no longer responsible for the protection and privacy of your information.

Controlling your personal information

If you’ve previously given us permission to use your personal information for direct marketing purposes you may change your mind at any time by writing to Sarah Townsend Editorial, 14 High Street, Stonehouse, Gloucester, Gloucestershire GL10 2NA, or emailing hello@sarahtownsendeditorial.co.uk

We will never sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. For a copy of the information held on you please write to Sarah Townsend Editorial, 14 High Street, Stonehouse, Gloucester, Gloucestershire GL10 2NA, or email hello@sarahtownsendeditorial.co.uk

If you believe that any information we’re holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, using the contact information above, and we will quickly correct any information found to be incorrect.