Privacy

Privacy policy

We don’t use personal information (like email addresses) when you use this site unless you choose to provide it to us via an email or our contact form. Information collected from an email or a form is only used to for the purposes of Borders Exploration Group contact and marketing as per your preferences. If the data is to be used for anything else we will contact you and request additional consent.

Members of Borders Exploration Group additionally consent to sharing their contact details with other BEG members.

By submitting your personal data, you agree to committee members of the charity to having access to your contact details. We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes.

We may pass on your personal information if we have a legal obligation to do so.

You have the right to find out what information we hold about you or to request us to remove any of your data.

You can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office on any issue regarding our handling of your personal information.

borders-exploration-group.org.uk contains links to and from other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website and doesn’t cover other sites that we link to.

Our privacy policy is under constant review. The last review was on 28 May 2018.

Facebook domain insights

We have access to anonymised data made available to us by Facebook. Information includes demographic data, shares and traffic volume. This information helps us to provide a better experience for users.

Cookies

This site places small files, known as ‘cookies’, onto your computer to collect information about how you browse.

We do this to track things like the number of people who visit various parts of the site.

We also do it to help make sure the site is meeting your needs and to help us make improvements.

These cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.

Find out more about how to manage cookies.

Measuring site usage

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how you use borders-exploration-group.org.uk.

We store information about:

  • the pages you visit and how long you spend on each page
  • how you got to borders-exploration-group.org.uk
  • what you click on while you’re visiting borders-exploration-group.org.uk

Any information we get is received in a way that we can’t identify anyone by it. For example, we never receive your name or address through Google Analytics.

We don’t make any attempt to find out the identities of people visiting borders-exploration-group.org.uk, and we don’t allow Google to do this either.

All information we get through cookies and analytics will be treated in confidence. We will never sell, trade or give your details to third parties, unless we’re required to do it by law.

Find out more about security and privacy in Google Analytics.

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You can opt out of Google analytics cookies.