Val Helmers respects your right to privacy. In the statement below you will find full details of how Val protects and secures your personal information.
What information do we collect?
Certain areas of the website collect such information as the IP address (location of your computer on the internet), what pages were accessed and file downloads from the site. Monitoring of such information helps the determine the activity on the website and which pages are most popular. This information is used to develop and improve our services online. Additionally, in the event of a breach of security this information may be used to aid detection.
What data do we collect?
Within the website there are certain areas which may require you to submit personal information within a form, such as joining requests, requesting information or making an enquiry. These are necessary to allow to service the website. This information may include name, username and/or number, address, telephone number, email address and your age. From time to time we may carry out research on our visitors in order to improve the service.
How is personal data secured?
All data gathered is processed through a secure form system to avoid spamming. Should the need require more sensitive transfer of information at some point in the future, parts of the site will be hosted on a secure server for your peace of mind.
How do we use your data?
the information you provide is only used in order to:
* supply information requested through the website
* investigate and resolve any problems with the website
* improve the content of our web pages
sharing of personal details?
No, the policy is not to provide your personal data to any third parties except where and if forced to by the law.
Links to third party sites
The site may contain links to external websites. Links to other services not operated by Val Helmers are solely for your convenience. Valhelmers.co.uk is not responsible for the accuracy, content or the privacy practices of third party websites. Reference to any products, services processes, trade names, trademarks or other information of third parties does not imply or constitute an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation.
Email newsletters may be sent out from time to time. At present these will be in a self-contained format either as plain text, html or pdf attachment.
What Are Cookies
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You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The Cookies We Set
Knowingly .. Absolutly Zero .. None
Third Party Cookies
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.
Other important information
If you wish to contact Val Helmers to see a copy of all the personal information held about you please contact using the following address:
David Harvey (website Co-ordinator)
15 Beresford Gardens Christchurch DORSET BH23 3QW