Alro Publishing Ltd is registered to collect and process personal data under the Data Protection Act 2018 (the ‘Act’ for short).
What information do we gather?
Information is gathered in two ways: (1) indirectly (for example, through our website technology); and (2) directly (for example, when you provide information on various pages of the website or when you enter competitions published in Country Gardener).
Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies. If you want to know how to do this please look at the help menu on your browser. However, switching off cookies may restrict your use of the website and/or delay or affect the way in which the website operates.
We also collect information when you voluntarily submit it to us. On our website, we may provide you with the opportunity to register for various services, register for email newsletters, enter promotions and competitions, complete puzzles, purchase products and participate in online surveys. Throughout the magazine we give you the opportunity to take up various offers, enter various competitions and promotions and to apply for various information about products and services. When we collect your information in this way, we will notify you as to how this information will be used. We will also provide you with the opportunity to indicate your preferences as to the use of your information.
When responding to promotions, offers etc. by postcard, if you do not wish for your details to be used by us to send you promotions and offers, please make this clear by stating “No Offers”.We will always make this option clear to you.
Use of your information
We do our utmost to protect user privacy. No data transmission over the Internet can be entirely secure, and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and/or use of the website. Any information that you send is at your own risk and may be read by others. However once we have received your personal information we protect the security of your personal information.
You may modify your preferences or get further information by writing to us at Alro Publishing Ltd, Mount House, Halse, Taunton, Somerset TA4 3AD or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your wishes will be honoured.
Disclosing your information
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in good-faith believing such action is necessary to comply with the law. We will not sell or otherwise share your personal information with third parties without your consent.
Accessing and updating your personal information
You have the right to access the personal information held about you. To obtain a copy of the personal information we hold about you, please send an email to email@example.com
What does providing us with this information mean?