Collection of Personal Information
We collect personal information from you (such as name, address, telephone number,
email address etc) when you fill in registration forms, submit comments to the Site,
participate in message boards, blogs or any other user generated content facilities or
send emails to us. Please do not submit your personal information to us if you do not
wish us to collect it.
Collection of Other Information
In addition to personal information, we may collect information about you automatically
and web beacons. A web beacon is a small graphic image placed on a web page that is
designed to allow us to monitor traffic on the Site. A cookie is a small text file that is
placed on your computer's hard drive by your web browser. Cookies allow us to identify
your computer and find out details about your visit. Most internet browsers accept cookies
automatically, but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to erase cookies or
prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. If you choose not to receive our cookies,
you may not be able to use some of the core features of the site such as logging in,
setting up jobs-by-email and saving your preferences.
The information collected by cookies and web beacons is not personally identifiable,
it only includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to
the internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns
and timings of browsing on the site and geographical location.
For detailed information about cookies and web beacons used on our site and how
to opt out - please visit our Cookies Use page.
Use of Your Information
By using this Site, you agree that we may collect, hold, process and use your
information (including personal information) for the purpose of providing you with
the Site services and developing our business which includes (without limitation):
Sharing Your Information
- personalising your visits to the Site to improve the services provided to you;
- informing you about the latest changes to the Site, products, services or promotional offers that you might find interesting;
- customer service and support;
- communicating (and personalising such communication) with you;
- enabling you to share our content with others e.g. using an ‘Email a friend’ or ‘Share this’ functionality;
- conducting market research; and/or
- carrying out technical and statistical analysis to measure the performance of our services and the Site.
We may share information about you with suppliers that we engage to help us
provide certain services and/or functionality e.g online payment processing.
We will use reasonable endeavours to control and be responsible for the use of
your information by such suppliers. Furthermore, by using the Site, you consent
to the transfer of your personal information outside of the European Economic
Area (which may not provide the same protection for such information as the
European Economic Area provides) in the event that the processing of your
information involves such a transfer.
We may disclose your information (including personal information) to other
companies within the Daily Mail and General Trust plc group of companies
(the “DMGT Group”, see www.dmgt.co.uk
for further information) and may use and share within the DMGT Group information that
we learn from your interactions with us and other companies within the DMGT Group.
Subject to your consent, your personal information may be used by
us and/or other companies within the DMGT Group to contact you by email, fax,
telephone, SMS and/or post with information and offers on products/services provided
by us and/or other companies within the DMGT Group.
Subject to your consent, we may supply personal information about
you to selected third parties so that they may contact you with information and
offers which may be of interest to you.
We reserve the right to disclose your personal information to comply with
applicable laws and government or regulatory bodies’ lawful requests for information.
We may transfer, sell or assign any of the information described in this policy to
third parties as a result of a sale, merger, consolidation, change of control, transfer
of assets or reorganisation of our business.
Keeping Your Personal Information Secure
We take the security of your personal information very seriously and have
appropriate physical, technical and administrative procedures in place to help protect
your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure as required by
law in England.
Accessing Your Personal Information
If you wish to review or receive copies of the personal information we hold
about you, change your marketing preferences or have any other privacy queries, please
write to us (including full details of your request) at the following address:
|22 Abercrombie Court|
|Arnhall Business Park|
We may charge a small administration fee (not exceeding the maximum permitted
by law in England) in relation to fulfilling a request for access to personal information.
also notify you by other means such as sending an email or posting a notice on our home page.