We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors. This policy has been drafted in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003. This policy covers our collection of personal information you provide to us during the course of your interaction with the Bow in the Cloud Vineyard website and data collected through related electronic communications. Personal information includes any information attached to your name or contact details i.e. any information that can be traced back to an individual person. Data collected through electronic communications includes anonymous data relating to use of the website.
What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
(a) information about your visits to and use of this website;
(b) information about any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our goods or services;
(c) information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us and/or subscribing to our website services and/or email notifications.
Information about website visits
We may collect information about your computer and your visits to this website such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views. We may use this information in the administration of this website, to improve the website’s usability, and for marketing purposes.
A cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The text file is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser. We may send a cookie which may be stored on your browser on your computer’s hard drive. We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of this website, to improve the website’s usability and for marketing purposes. We may also use that information to recognise your computer when you visit our website, and to personalise our website for you. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. (For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.) This will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
Using your personal data
(a) improve your browsing experience by personalising the website;
(b) send information (other than marketing communications) to you which we think may be of interest to you by post or by email or similar technology;
(c) send to you marketing communications relating to our business which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology. Any emails will include details on how to unsubscribe or edit their personal details. Users can choose to unsubscribe from Bow in the Cloud Vineyard emails at any time. They may do this immediately by clicking the ‘unsubscribe’ button at the bottom of emails or by contacting us with details. If users contact us then their removal from mailing lists may not be immediate;
(d) provide other companies with statistical information about our users – but this information will not be used to identify any individual user.
(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law or court order;
(b) in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings or as requested by other government or law enforcement authority;
(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk); and
(d) to the purchaser or seller (or prospective purchaser or seller) of any business or asset which we are (or are contemplating) selling or purchasing.
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee and we reserve the right to refuse access to personal data unless valid proof of identity is provided.
You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal data for marketing purposes. You can also instruct us not to use your personal data for marketing purposes by email or post at any time.
Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. Third-party websites may have their own policies on privacy and collection of data. Bow in the Cloud Vineyard is not responsible for the conduct or content of these sites, including without limitation any link contained in a third-party website.
post at Bow in the Cloud, Noah’s Ark, Garsdon, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 9NS or calling by telephone (+44 (0)1666 823040).