Collection of information
In order to provide the services you want, and to allow you to experience a more personalised service when you revisit us, we may ask about your interests. We find these out by asking you, by reading your comments and by looking at which are the most popular areas of our site.
Collection of personal information
We will only collect personal information from you (such as name, address, telephone number, email address etc) which you have provided voluntarily to us either by completing registration or enquiry forms or sending emails to us. Please do not submit your personal data to us if you do not wish us to collect it. Examples of where we may collect your personal information include (without limitation): If you order a brochure or newsletter we ask for your name, address and e-mail address. This is so we can effectively mail out the requested items. If you submit a holiday enquiry we ask for your name, telephone number and e-mail address. This is so we can effectively return the requested information to you. If you enter a competition or promotion we ask for your name, address and e-mail address. This is so we can run the contest effectively and let you know if you have won. If you order a product or service from us we may ask for information including your name, e-mail address, billing address and telephone numbers, credit or debit card number and expiry date. These details allow us to process your orders efficiently. If you use our “Call Back” service, we ask for your name and telephone number in order to be able to respond to you effectively. If you submit a CV to us using our Employment link, we ask for your name and email address in order to effectively respond to your application.
Collection of other information
Use of your information
You agree that we may obtain, hold, correlate, merge and use your information (including personal information) for the purpose of providing you with our services and ancillary services and for our internal business purposes. These include (without limitation): Personalising your visits to the site and developing the design and style of the site to improve our services to you; To inform you about the latest changes to our website, or products, services or promotional offers that you might find interesting; Communication (and personalising such communication) with you and informing you if you have been successful in any of the competitions or promotions; ompiling customer reviews. For market research purposes; To prevent you from posting illegal, offensive or objectionable comments on our sites; To enable third parties to carry out statistical analyses’, technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf including determining behavioural preferences to manage online advertising; For strategic development; For any purpose required by law or regulation; and for accounting purposes.
We may monitor and keep records of email communications which you send to us and other communications with you in accordance with this policy and our other business interests.
Safeguards and Security
No data transmission over the internet can be entirely secure, and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and/or use of our sites. However we use our reasonable endeavours to protect the security of your personal information from unauthorised access. In addition to our safeguards your personal information is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act. This provides that the information which we hold about you should be processed fairly and lawfully and should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should, where necessary, be kept up to date and not retained for longer than is necessary. Changing or accessing your information