Barclay Viewforth Church congregation on Blackford Hill

Privacy and cookies policy

In this privacy policy references to “we”, “us” and “our” are to Barclay Viewforth Church Website owned and operated by Barclay Viewforth Church of Scotland. References to “our Website” or “the Website” are to www.barclayviewforth.org.uk.

What information we collect and how

The information we collect via the Website may include:

1. Any personal details you knowingly provide us with through forms and our email, such as name, address, telephone number etc.

2. Your preferences and use of email updates, recorded by emails we send you (if you select to receive email updates on news and information).
3. Your IP Address, this is a string of numbers unique to your computer that is recorded by our web server when you request any page or component on the Website. This information is used to monitor the usage of the Website. Any statistics we gather and publish will be of a general nature and will not identify any given user of the website.
4. Data recorded by the Website which allows us to recognise you and your preferred settings, this saves you from re-entering information on return visits to the site. Such data is recorded locally on you computer through the use of cookies. Most browsers can be programmed to reject, or warn you before downloading cookies, information regarding this may be found in your browsers ‘help’ facility.

What we do with your information

Any personal information we collect from this website will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and other applicable laws. The details we collect will be used:

1. To process your membership of the website (where applicable) and to communicate with you about the use of the website.;
2. In certain cases we may use your email address and/or mobile phone number to send you information on our other projects and services.
We will not pass on your information to third parties without your permission.

Other Websites

This privacy policy only covers this website. Any other websites which may be linked to by our website are subject to their own policy, which may differ from ours.