We are the data controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and any other data protection legislation applicable in the UK from time to time.
Please note that links from our website may take you to external websites which are not covered by this policy. We recommend that you read their privacy policies before submitting any personal information to such sites. We will not be responsible for the content, function or information collection policies of these external websites.
[Our website was created and continues to be managed by [Smiling Wolf Limited] and as such they will process your data on our behalf when you visit our website. They will only use your data for the purposes outlined below.]
What information do we collect about you and how do we collect it?
You are not required (by law or by any contract with us) to provide personal information to us via our website. We will only require you to provide personal information to us where it is necessary for us to provide you with a service at your request.
Information you provide to us
We may receive personal information about you whenever you:
Use and browse our website
Enquire about our events, services or products
Telephone, text, write by post or email us
Buy a ticket to one of our events
Book a table at our restaurant
Hire out or use our photography studio
Hire out Camp, Furnace or any of our function spaces for your events
Take part in, or otherwise attend, an event at Camp & Furnace (e.g. musicians, speakers, exhibitors or other attendees)
Sign up to our
Mailing ListEnquire about, or apply for, job vacancies
This information may include the following:
Normal identification information, such as your full name, date of birth, age, gender, marital status, job title and organisation
Contact information, such as your postal address, email address and telephone number
Additional information relevant to your use of our site and services, such as your marketing preferences, survey responses and feedback
[Payment information (this is securely collected and processed by our payment provider)]
In respect of job applications, your CV including details of your education and employment history (and any other information which you may choose to provide to us with your CV)
Information we collect about you on our website
When you visit our website, we may collect the following information:
Which pages you view and which links you follow
Your IP address and general location
Details of the hardware and software that you are using to access the site
A device identifier (cookie or IP address)
Details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data
Our website is not intended for children and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children.
Information we collect about you from other sources
We may collect information about you from other sources. This may include the following:
Publicly available information, from sources such as Companies House and the Electoral Roll.
Information you have shared publicly, including on social media (particularly in respect of job applications).
If you apply for a job, we may collect information about your criminal record by obtaining a DBS check through an approved agency.
Information from third party databases or data suppliers, such as credit reference agencies, including details about your home.
This list is not exhaustive and, in some instances, we may need to collect additional data for the purposes set out in this policy.
Sometimes you will have given your consent for other websites, services or third parties to provide information to us.
It could also include information from third parties that we work with to provide our products and services, such as payment processors, delivery companies, technical support companies and advertising companies. Whenever we receive information about you from these third parties, we will let you know what information we have received and how and why we intend to use it.
How do we use your personal information?
We take data protection law seriously, so below we have set out exactly how and why we use your information, and what our legal basis is to be able to use your information in each way.
Supplying our products and providing our services
It is necessary for us to use personal information about you to enter into and perform the contracts that we make with you or your business. Using your information in this context is necessary so that we can:
Provide you with information about your contract with us
Provide you with information about our products and services
Verify your identity
Deal with any complaints you may have
Contact you about any changes that we make to our products or services
Administer our website, including troubleshooting problems, analysing statistics, conducting research and tests and keeping the site secure
If you enquire about, or apply for, a job vacancy, it is necessary for us to use your personal information as part of the recruitment process, in order to assess your suitability for a particular role.
Telling you about other products or services that we think may be of interest to you
We may use your information to identify and tell you about our products or services that we think may be of interest to you. Unless you represent a corporate entity, we will only do this where you have informed us that you would like to receive marketing communications. Whether you are an individual or representing a corporate entity, you have a right to object to us sending you marketing communications (as explained below in What rights do you have in respect of your personal information?).
We may also use your information to invite you to participate in market research. If we do contact you about market research, you do not have to participate. If you tell us that you do not want to receive market research communications, we will respect this.
Whether you choose to receive marketing communications, or market research communications is entirely up to you. You can choose to receive both, none, or just one or the other. Your choice will not affect any products or services that you have purchased from us, nor will it affect any quotes for products or services you buy in future.
Making our business better
We always want to offer the best service and experience that we can. Sometimes this means we may use your information to find ways that we can improve what we do, or how we do it.
In this context, we will only use you information where it is necessary so that we can:
Review and improve our existing services and develop new ones
Review and improve the performance of our systems, processes and staff (including training)
Improve our site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer
Measure and understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you
We want to stay in touch with you. Sometimes we may need to use the information that we have about you in order to respond to your questions or let you know about important changes.
We will only use your information in this respect where it is necessary so that we can:
Interact and respond to any communications you send us, including any social media posts that you tag us in
Let you know about any important changes to our business or policies
Verifying your identity
We may use your information where it is necessary for us to do so in order to meet our legal obligations or to detect and prevent fraud, money-laundering and other crimes.
Protecting you and others from harm
We may use your information where it is necessary to protect your interests, or the interests of others. This may include in the event of criminality such as identity theft, piracy or fraud.
What’s our legal basis for using your information?
We use the information set out above where:
it is necessary in order for us to enter into, or perform our obligations under, our contract with you;
it is necessary in order for us to pursue our legitimate interests (or those of third parties) where our interest is not overridden by your fundamental rights and freedoms;
it is necessary in order for us to comply with our legal obligations; or
we have your consent to use your personal data for specified purposes.
The legal bases that we will rely on to process your personal data, for the purposes set out above, are set out in the table below.
Perform our contract with you
Pursue legitimate interests
Comply with legal obligations
Operating our website (and making repairs, alterations and improvements)
Supplying our products and services and running our events (including restaurant bookings, function bookings and ticket sales)
Administering the contract we have entered into with you or your business
Letting you know about any similar products or services which we think may be of interest to you (e.g. via our Mailing List)
Letting you know about any important changes to our website or policies
Contacting you, and interacting with and respond to any communications you send us, including social media posts that you tag us in
Dealing with any complaints you may have
Verifying your identity
Complying with health and safety obligations and carrying out risk assessments
Making our business better, including reviewing and improving the performance of our systems, processes and staff
Management and planning, including accounting and auditing
Managing our recruitment process and considering applicants
Detecting and preventing fraud, money-laundering and other crimes
Ensuring that the information that we hold about you is accurate and up to date
Protecting your interests, or the interests of others (such as in the event of criminality such as identity theft, piracy or fraud)
Change of purpose
We will only use your personal information for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If we need to use your personal information for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.
Please note that we may process your personal information without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by law.
Who do we share your personal information with?
Sharing your information within our company [and group]
We share the information that you provide to us with our staff so that we can run our website, provide our products and services and run our events. [We may share the information that you provide to us with our group companies and other websites or services that we operate.]
[Sharing your information in connection with our events
Sharing your information with third parties
We may share your data with selected third parties. For example, we may share your information with:
Internet hosting providers to host the website, related infrastructure, services and applications
Where we transfer your data to entities which are based in the USA, we confirm that such entities are part of the Privacy Shield, which requires them to provide similar protection to personal data shared between the Europe and the USA. For further details, see European Commission: EU-US Privacy Shield.
There are certain other exceptional circumstances in which we may disclose your information to third parties. This would be where we believe that the disclosure is:
Required by the law, or in order to comply with judicial proceedings, court orders or legal or regulatory proceedings
Necessary to protect the safety of our employees, our property or the public
Necessary for the prevention or detection of crime, including exchanging information with other companies or organisations for the purposes of fraud prevention and credit risk reduction
Proportionate as part of a merger, business or asset sale, in the event that this happens we will share your information with the prospective seller or buyer involved
How long do we keep your personal information?
We will only store your personal information for as long as we need it for the purposes for which it was collected.
Where we provide you with any service, we will retain any information you provide to us at least for as long as we continue to provide that service to you. Where we are in regular contact with you or otherwise have an ongoing relationship, we may retain your information throughout that period of contact or relationship.
If you apply for a job vacancy (or otherwise send us your CV) we will retain your CV (and any publicly available information, for example from social media) for a period of [e.g. 6 months]. If we are considering you for a particular role, we may retain this information for longer than that period.
If we rely on your consent to use your personal data, such as in connection with marketing or advertising, we may keep your personal data until you withdraw your consent.
Thereafter and in all other circumstances, we will keep your information [for a period of [PERIOD] OR until [CRITERIA]].
How do we protect your personal information?
We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this policy.
We try to ensure that all information you provide to us is transferred securely via the website [(always check for the padlock symbol and “https” at the beginning of the URL)]. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
All information you provide to us is stored on third party secure servers operated by 1&1 Internet Limited in the UK.
What rights do you have in respect of your personal information?
You have the right to be informed
We have a legal obligation to provide you with concise, transparent, intelligible and easily accessible information about your personal information and our use of it. We have written this policy to do just that, but if you have any questions or require more specific information, please Contact Us.
You have the right to access your personal data
You have the right to ask us to confirm whether or not we hold any of your personal information. If we do, you have the right to have a copy of your information and to be informed of the following:
Why we have been using your information
What categories of information we were using
Who we have shared the information with
How long we envisage holding your information
In order to maintain the security of your information, we will have to verify your identity before we provide you with a copy of the information we hold.
The first copy of your information that you request from us will be provided free of charge, if you require further copies within a short period of time we may charge an administrative fee to cover our costs. Please Contact Us if you wish to access your personal data.
You have the right to correct any inaccurate or incomplete personal data
Where you have requested a copy of the information we hold about you, you may notice that there are inaccuracies in the records, or that certain parts are incomplete. If this is the case you can Contact Us so that we can correct our records.
You have the right to be forgotten
There may be times where it is no longer necessary for us to hold personal information about you. This could be if:
The information is no longer needed for the original purpose that we collected it for
You withdraw your consent for us to use the information (and we have no other legal reason to keep using it)
You object to us using your information and we have no overriding reason to keep using it
We have used your information unlawfully
We are subject to a legal requirement to delete your information
In those situations, you have the right to have your personal data deleted. If you believe one of these situations applies to you, please Contact Us
You have the right to have a copy of your data transferred to you or a third party in a compatible format
Also known as data portability, you have the right to obtain a copy of your personal data for your own purposes. This right allows you to move, copy or transfer your personal data more easily from one IT system to another, in a safe and secure way.
If you would like us to transfer a copy of your data to you or another organisation in a structured, commonly use and machine-readable format, please Contact Us. There is no charge for you exercising this right.
You have the right to object to direct marketing
You can tell us at any time that you would prefer that we do not use your information for direct marketing purposes. If you would not like to receive any direct marketing from us, please Contact Us, and we will stop sending direct marketing immediately.
You have the right to object to us using your information for our legitimate interests
Sometimes, we use your personal information to pursue our own legitimate interests. We aim to always ensure that your rights and information are properly protected. If you believe that the way we are using your data is not justified due to its impact on you or your rights, you have the right to object. Unless we have a compelling reason to continue, we must stop using your personal data for these purposes.
In order to exercise your right to object to our use of your data for the purposes above, please Contact Us.
You have the right to restrict how we use your personal data
You have the right to ask us to stop using your personal data in any way other than simply keeping a copy of it. This right is available where:
You have informed us that the information we hold about you is inaccurate, and we have not yet been able to verify this
You have objected to us using your information for our own legitimate interests and we are in the process of considering your objection
We have used your information in an unlawful way, but you do not want us to delete your data
We no longer need to use the information, but you need it for a legal claim
If you believe any of these situations apply, please Contact Us.
You have rights related to automated-decision making and profiling
Any automated decision-making or profiling we undertake is solely for the purpose of tailoring the information which we provide to you. We will not use automated decision-making or profiling to make any decisions which will have a legal effect upon you or otherwise significantly affect you, and you have the right not to be subject to such decisions. If you have any concerns or questions about this right, please Contact Us.
This version was last updated on [DATE]. If you wish to see historic versions of this policy please Contact Us.
If you wish to make a complaint about our collection or use of your personal data, please Contact Us in the first instance so that we may seek to resolve your complaint.
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the statutory body which oversees data protection law in the UK. Please visit the ICO website if you wish to lodge a complaint with the ICO.
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