We collect personal information about you when you:
The personal information collected in the above manner may include the following:
We will collect personal information in order to take the necessary steps in preparation of, or to fulfil our obligations under, a contract:
We retain your information for purposes which determine the period of time for which we need to keep such information:
The personal information that you provide in connection with the use of this site is protected in several ways:
We strive to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during the transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we take into account the sensitivity of the personal information we collect, process and store, and the current state of technology to use these measures to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about security on our web sites please email us at the contact details below.
In order to process any of the requests listed below, we may need to verify your identity for your security. In such cases your response will be necessary for you to exercise this right.
At any point you can contact us to request details concerning the information we hold about you, why we have that information, who has access to the information and where we got the information. In most cases you may be entitled to copies of the information we hold concerning you. Once we have received your request we will respond within 30 days.
If the data we hold about you is out of date, incomplete or incorrect, you can inform us and we will ensure that it is updated.
If you feel that we should no longer be using your data, you can request that we erase the data we hold. When we receive your request, we will confirm that the data has been deleted.
You can make a complaint to us by contacting us via [email protected] or to the data protection supervisory authority – in the UK, this is the Information Commissioner’s Office, at https://ico.org.uk/.
We do not disclose or transfer your data or personal information to other companies, data processors or agents. Information will only ever be held within our own secure systems.
Our website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We use 128-bit SSL encryption to protect your financial information.
As a small business, we do not have a Data Protection Officer. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, our data protection policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact:
Books & Ink Bookshop
6 North Street
Winchcombe, GL54 5LH
or by email:
This site may automatically collect information as you browse, such as Internet Service Provider, browser type and version, operating system and device type, average time spent on our site(s), pages viewed, information accessed, the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet and other relevant statistics. Such information is sometimes referred to as web analytics and/or clickstream data.
Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by us and our affiliates' analytics services to provide site features and functionality. These technologies are used in analysing trends, administering the site, tracking users movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.