We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This privacy and cookies policy (the Policy) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed and managed by us. Please read this Policy carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data. By visiting www.whaddongrove.co.uk (the Website) you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy. For the purpose of the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (the Regulation), the data controller is Whaddon Grove Farm partnership of Whaddon Grove Farm Whaddon, Nr Hilperton, Wiltshire BA14 6NR (the Business).
What Information do we Collect?
We may collect and process the following data about you:
Information you give us. You may give us information about you by filling in forms on the Website or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide if you register to use the Website, purchase our products and when you report a problem with the Website. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number and financial and credit card information.
Information we collect about you. With regard to each of your visits to the Website we may automatically collect the following information: (a) technical information, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform; and, (b) information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from the Website (including date and time), products you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.
Information we receive from other sources. We may receive information about you if you use any of the other websites we operate or the other services we provide. In this case we will have informed you when we collected that data that it may be shared internally and combined with data collected on the Website. We are also working closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies) and may receive information about you from them.
Information we Collect About You
We will use this information: (a) to administer the Website and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes; (b) to improve the Website to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer; (c) to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so; (d) as part of our efforts to keep the Website safe and secure; (e) to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you; (f) to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of the Website about goods or services that may interest you or them; (g) to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us; (h) to provide you with information about other goods and services we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about; (i) to provide you, or permit selected third parties to provide you, with information about goods or services we feel may interest you; and, (j) to ensure that content from the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
Using your information to contact you. If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale or negotiations of a sale to you. If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this. If you do not want us to use your data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes, please tick the relevant box situated on the form on which we collect your data.
Information we receive from other sources. We may combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you. We may us this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of information we receive).
Who do we share information with? We may share your personal information with associated businesses and companies under common ownership. We may share your information with selected third parties including: (a) business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with them or you; (b) advertisers and advertising networks that require the data to select and serve relevant adverts to you and others (we do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our advertisers, but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users - for example, we may inform them that 500 men aged under 30 have clicked on their advertisement on any given day), we may also use such aggregate information to help advertisers reach the kind of audience they want to target (for example, women in BA1) and, we may make use of the personal data we have collected from you to enable us to comply with our advertisers' wishes by displaying their advertisement to that target audience; and, (c) analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of the Website.
Where do we Store Your Personal Data?
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”). It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA, who work for, or on behalf of, us or for one of our suppliers. Such staff maybe engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of your order, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Policy. All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers or on secure servers operated by a third party. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of the Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Website, and any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
How Long do we Keep Information For?
We will only keep personal data we collect for as long as is necessary for the purpose for which it was collected. When you place an order with us we will keep your personal data for 7 years to ensure that we comply with our legal and contractual obligations. When you register an account with us we will keep this data for 5 years. If you have not placed an order within this time, your account will be flagged as inactive, and we will contact you to ask if you would like to keep your account with us. Unless you reply confirming that you would like to keep your account open, we will close the account and anonymise any data stored on it.
What Are Your Rights?
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at email@example.com The Website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
The Regulation gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Regulation. Any changes we may make to our Policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our Policy.
Contact us About Your Data
Questions, comments and requests regarding this Policy are welcomed and should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. We do our best to handle your personal information with the utmost care. However, if you feel that your data has not been handled in accordance with the Regulation, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office, details of which can be found at www.ico.org.uk/concerns