We have taken clear steps to adhere to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force on 25th May 2018. Winton’s Data Protection Policy includes:
Information is collected from you when you register with us, or when you contribute to or use some of the advanced features on the site. The information we collect on our website is clearly set out on the web page on which we collect it. See, for example, our Winton Wire registration page and online enquiry form. In addition, we may collect your IP address.
We will only store information that is relevant, necessary and up-to-date (as far as possible) from those who have actively engaged with our business or team. You may have booked or attended an event here, met one of our team or expressed an interest in Winton. The information we store may include: name, email address, organisation, phone numbers, Twitter handle and address, if provided by you. Data will only be kept for as long as it is needed.
We only collect information about you so that we can personalise your use of the site, improve the website, and send you the Winton Wire email newsletter. We use a trusted third party email platform, Mail Chimp, to contact you if you have subsribed to the Winton Wire.
If you choose to remain subscribed but change your mind in the future, you can unsubscribe at any point by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the Winton Wire email or any other newsletter. You will be unsubscribed and removed from our database immediately.
Depending upon your selections for our data protection questions we may arrange for you to be sent information about related Winton products and services (see section 4). You may update the answers to your questions at any time.
We will only pass on information about you as an individual (as opposed to aggregate information) to third parties to enable us to perform services requested by you or with your prior consent.
We have taken every practical step to adhere to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Winton Estate is also registered with the Information Commissioner in the UK as a “data controller” in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. Further details of the registration are available at www.dpr.gov.uk.
Keeping information about you secure is very important to us and certain sections of the site may encrypt data using SSL or a comparable standard. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure. As a result, whilst we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information which you send to us, and you do so at your own risk.
We will always let you have a copy of personal information we have about you, should you request it, and you may correct it if you wish. Instructions about how to do this are available from firstname.lastname@example.org
Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
This website uses the Google AdWords remarketing service to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you, including opting out of interest based marketing entirely, using the Google Ad Preference Page.
When you use this website, you may also be sent the third party cookies for various purposes.
Most browsers allow you to refuse or accept cookies.
In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.
In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
Blocking cookies may have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.