- INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU
1.1 We will collect and process the following data about you:
(a) Information you give us. This is information about you that you give us by filling in forms on our site www.ampersandtravel.com (our site) or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. It includes information you provide when you register to receive our newsletter. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number.
(b) Information we collect about you. With regard to each of your visits to our site we may automatically collect the following information:
(i) technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
(ii) information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time), page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call us.
(c) Information we receive from other sources. This is information we receive about you if you use any of the other websites we operate or the other services we provide. We are working closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies). We will notify you when we receive information about you from them and the purposes for which we intend to use that information.
- USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION
3.1 We use information held about you in the following ways:
(a) Information you give to us. We will use this information:
(i) to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information that you request from us;
(ii) to provide you with information about other services we offer that are similar to those that you have already acquired from us or enquired about;
(iii) to provide you, or permit selected third parties to provide you, with information about goods or services we feel may interest you. We will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about services similar to those which we provide you. If you do not want us to use your data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes, please tick the relevant box situated on the registration page on which we collect your data (the registration form);
(iv) to notify you about changes to our service;
(v) to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
(b) Information we collect about you. We will use this information:
(i) to administer our site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
(ii) to improve our site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
(iii) as part of our efforts to keep our site safe and secure;
(iv) to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you;
(v) to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of our site about services that may interest you or them.
(c) Information we receive from other sources. We will combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you. We will use this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of information we receive).
- DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
4.1 You agree that we have the right to share your personal information with:
(a) Any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
(b) Selected third parties including:
(i) business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with them;
(ii) advertisers and advertising networks that require the data to select and serve relevant adverts to you and others;
(iii) analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our site.
4.2 We will disclose your personal information to third parties:
(a) In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we will disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets.
(b) If Ampersand Travel Ltd or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets.
- WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
5.1 All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers.
5.2 Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
- YOUR RIGHTS
6.1 You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
6.2 Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
- ACCESS TO INFORMATION
The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act.