Beaconsfield Privacy Policy

This policy covers our use of the personal information we collect when you use www.beaconsfield.ltd.uk. The policy also gives you information about cookies, and how you may reject such cookies.

You may occasionally be asked to submit personal information about yourself (e.g. Name, postal address, email address) in order to receive or use services on our website. By entering your details, you enable us to provide you with the services you select. Whenever you provide such personal information, we will treat that information in accordance with this policy. When using your personal information, we will act in accordance with current legislation and aim to meet current Internet best practice.

Visitor Information

During the course of any visit to www.beaconsfield.ltd.uk, the web pages you see, along with a short text file called a ‘cookie’, are downloaded to your computer. Many websites do this, because cookies enable website publishers to do useful things like find out whether the computer (and probably its user) has visited the website before. This is done on a repeat visit by checking to see, and finding, the cookie left there on the last visit. Information supplied by cookies can help us to provide you with a better online user experience and assist us to analyse the profile of our visitors. Some cookies also help us by showing how our users use and move around the site and which parts they like or don’t like. When looking at this information, we do on an anonymous and aggregate basis without viewing any of your personal details.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a website’s computer and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. Users have the opportunity to set their computers to accept all cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. If you have set your computer to reject cookies you can still browse www.beaconsfield.ltd.uk anonymously. For further information on cookies please visit www.aboutcookies.org.

Use and storage of your personal information

When you supply any personal information to www.beaconsfield.ltd.uk, we have legal obligations towards you in the way we use those data. We must collect the information fairly, that is, we must explain how we will use it, and tell you if we want to pass the information on to anyone else. Any information you provide to Beaconsfield will only be used within Beaconsfield. Your information will be disclosed where we are obliged or permitted by law. We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as you use the service you have requested, and remove it in the event that the purpose has been met. We will ensure that all personal information supplied is held securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

We will not contact you for promotional purposes, such as notifying you of improvements to our services or new services on www.beaconsfield.ltd.uk, unless you specifically agree to be contacted for such purposes at the time you submit your information on the site, or at a later time if you sign up specifically to receive such promotional information.

Access to your personal information

You have the right to request a copy of the personal information Beaconsfield holds about you. Please address requests to Beaconsfield, 22 Newport Street, London SE11 6AY (Email: mail@beaconsfield.ltd.uk).

Users 16 and under

If you are aged 16 or under, please get your parent/guardian’s permission beforehand whenever you provide personal information to Beaconsfield’s website. Users without this consent are not allowed to provide us with personal information.

How to find and control your cookies

If you’re using Firefox:

  • On your Menu Bar, click Tools, then Options
  • Click on Privacy
  • Click on the Cookies tab

If you’re using Safari:

  • On your Menu Bar, click Safari, then Preferences
  • Click on Security

If you’re using Opera:

  • On your Opera tool bar, click Tools, then Preferences
  • Click on Advanced
  • Click on Cookies from the menu on the left

If you’re using Netscape 6.0, 7.0 or 8.0:

  • On your Task Bar, click Edit, then Preferences
  • Click on Advanced
  • Click on Cookies

If you’re using Internet Explorer 6.0 or 7.0:

  • Choose Tools, then Internet Options from the menu
  • Click the Privacy Tab
  • Click on Custom Level
  • Click on the ‘Advanced‘ button
  • Check the ‘override automatic cookie handing’ box and select Accept, Block or Prompt for action as appropriate.

If you’re using Internet Explorer 5.0 or 5.5:

  • Choose Tools, then Internet Options from the menu
  • Click the Security tab
  • Click on Custom Level
  • Scroll down to the sixth option to see how cookies are handled by IE5 and change to Accept, Disable, or Prompt for action as appropriate.

If you’re using Internet Explorer 4.0:

  • Choose View, then Internet Options from the menu
  • Click the Advanced tab
  • Scroll down to the yellow exclamation icon under Security and choose one of the three options to regulate your use of cookies.

Viewing the cookies stored on your computer

To view the content of cookies stored on your computer, just locate the cookie using the steps outlined below, then click on a cookie to open it.

If you’re using Firefox:

  • On your Menu Bar, click Tools, then Options
  • Click on Privacy
  • Click on the Cookies tab
  • Click the View Cookies button

If you’re using Safari:

  • On your Menu Bar, click Safari, then Preferences
  • Click on Security
  • Click the Show Cookies button

If you’re using Opera:

  • On your Menu Bar, click Tools, then Preferences
  • Click on Advanced
  • Click on Cookies from the menu on the left
  • Click the Manage Cookies button

If you’re using Netscape 6.0, 7.0 and 8.0:

  • On your Task Bar, click Edit, then Preferences
  • Click on Advanced
  • Click on Cookies
  • Click the View Cookies button

If you’re using Internet Explorer 4.0, 5.0, 6.0 or 7.0:

  • Choose Tools, then Internet Options from the menu
  • Click the General tab
  • Click Settings, then View Files