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Cookies & Privacy Policy

Carneys Community works within current Data Protection guidelines to keep your personal data safe. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) guidelines are in place from 25th May 2018 and we have updated our Policy accordingly.

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Carney's Community collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the http://www.carneyscommunity.org website ("Site").

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from site Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. Users may, however, choose to visit our Site anonymously. 

We can collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information and Web browser cookies

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site via basic "cookies". Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilised and other similar information.

The User may choose to set their web browser to refuse these cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent. If they do so, please note that some parts of the Site may not display or function properly.

How we use collected information

Carney's Community collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve our Site. We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you. Our lawful basis for processing data in this way is that it is necessary for our legitimate interest of administering and protecting our business and our website.
  • To send periodic emails. The email address Users provide will only be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
  • If Users decide to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. . Our lawful basis for processing data in this way is your opted-in consent, via the Mailchimp link we send you when you choose to subscribe.
  • If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, they may do so by contacting us or selecting the ‘Unsubscribe from this list’ option contained in the email.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorised access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information and data stored on our Site.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others including with our business partners, affiliates and advertisers. Neither do we share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users for the purposes outlined above. 

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

Carney's Community has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. It is the User’s responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. 

Contacting us

Carney’s Community has a Data Protection Officer (DPO), you can contact them via:

tracy.boyle@carneyscommunity.org.

We will hold data for as long as needed to carry our legitimate business processes.    

You have the right to request to see any data we hold about you, and to request that this data is removed from our records. We will respond to any request made within one month of that request being received by the DPO.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact the DPO via the email address above or:

Carney's Community, 30 Petworth Street, London SW11 4QW

Centre phone no.: 020 7228 0506.

Because we process and store personal data, Carney’s Community is a member of the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO – registration ref: ZA344951).

If you have any questions or complaints regarding the way we handle data, we would really appreciate you contacting us (via the DPO, details above).

 However, if you have any concerns or complaints, it is your right to contact the ICO directly, the website can be found here: https://ico.org.uk.

This policy was last updated on 22 May 2018.