UK Beaches is committed to protecting your privacy, and takes its responsibilities regarding the security of customer information very seriously. This policy explains how we use customer information and how we protect your privacy.
1. Use of Customer Information
We require certain information to allow us to deliver our website experience. UK Beaches collects the details provided by you, together with information we learn about you from your use of our service and your visits to our web site and other sites accessible from them.
We may collect additional information in connection with your participation in any promotions or competitions offered by us and information you provide when giving us feedback.
We will use your information to provide and personalise our service. We will also use your contact details to communicate with you. We may use your information to send you offers and news about UK Beaches products, affiliates and services or those of other carefully selected companies which we think may be of interest to you.
Your data may be used for the following purposes: accounting, billing and audit, statistical and marketing analysis, systems testing, maintenance and development, customer surveys, customer relations and to help us in any future dealings with you, for example by identifying your requirements and preferences.
Once you have registered with ukbeaches.guide, you can opt-out of receiving e-mail updates at any time.
We may also use and analyse the information that we collect so that we can administer, support, improve and develop our business.
The information that you provide to us will be held in our systems, which are located on the premises of an appointed third party. We may also allow access to your information by other third parties who act for us for the purposes set out in this policy or for other purposes approved by you. It is possible that your data may be processed outside of Europe.
2. Site tracking
We use tracking software to monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop the design and layout of the site to better meet the needs of visitors to ukbeaches.guide. This software does not enable us to capture any personally identifying information.
Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. They enable UK Beaches to provide features such as remembering aspects of your last search to make subsequent searches faster.
Cookies can be deleted from your hard drive if you wish. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change your browser settings to prevent that. Cookies are critical to the experience of ukbeaches.guide and your experience will be downgraded if you disable cookies.Our cookies do not contain any personally identifying information.
4. Disclosure Regarding Google Display Advertising
We implement Google Analytics features that use Display Advertising information for Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting.
You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising, to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, by going to the Google Analytics opt-out page.
5. Disclosure to third parties
Your information will not be passed to third parties without your prior consent. Many third parties list their businesses on ukbeaches.guide and you may opt to click a link to take you away from ukbeaches.guide to the third party. This site is external and you should verify any terms and conditions before interacting in any business transaction or providing personal details.
6. Your consent
In using the UK Beaches web site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by the UK Beaches. in the ways described above.
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