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Privacy Policy

1. Key details

This website privacy policy describes how Channel Swimming Association Ltd protects and makes use of the information you give the company when you use this website.

If you are asked to provide information when using this website, it will only be used in the ways described in this privacy policy.

This policy is updated from time to time. The latest version is published on this page.

This website privacy policy was updated on: 1st October 2014

If you have any questions about this policy, please email webmaster@channelswimmingassociation.com or write to: 381 New Ashby Road, Loughborough. LE11 4ET. UK.


2. Introduction

We collect information to better understand how visitors use this website.

2.1 What data we gather

We may collect the following information:

  • Website usage data

2.2 How we use this data

Collecting this data helps us understand what you are looking from the company, enabling us to deliver improved products and services.

Specifically, we may use data:

  • For our own internal records
  • To improve the products and services we provide
  • To customise the website for you

3. Cookies and how we use them

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file placed on your computer's hard drive. It enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website.

Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information like how many people use the website and what pages they tend to visit.

How we use cookies

We may use cookies to:

  • Analyse our web traffic using an analytics package. Aggregated usage data helps us improve the website structure, design, content and functions.

Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share with us.

Controlling cookies

You can use your web browser’s cookie settings to determine how our website uses cookies. If you do not want our website to store cookies on your computer or device, you should set your web browser to refuse cookies.

However, please note that doing this may affect how our website functions. Some pages and services may become unavailable to you.

Unless you have changed your browser to refuse cookies, our website will issue cookies when you visit it.

To learn more about cookies and how they are used, visit All About Cookies.


4. Controlling information about you

When you fill in a form or provide your details on our website, your message will be sent to a member of the Channel Swimming Association. We will never lease, distribute or sell your personal information to third parties.

Any personal information we hold about you is stored and processed under our data protection policy, in line with the Data Protection Act 1998.


5. Links from our site

Our website contains links to other websites.

Please note that we have no control of websites outside the channelswimmingassociation.com domain. If you provide information to a website to which we link, we are not responsible for its protection and privacy.

Always be wary when submitting data to websites. Read the site’s data protection and privacy policies fully.

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