www.wistow.com and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it.
The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.
This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.
website. When first visiting our website you will be notified that cookies are
used to browse the website, this gives you the chance to either leave or
continue using the website.
Cookies are small files saved to the user's computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the user's interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.
Other cookies may be stored to your computers hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or adverts. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored, saved or collected.
Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion
and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal
information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer
required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 2018. Every
effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission
process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at
their own risk.
This website and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the products / services they offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted. This includes using your details to subscribe you to any email newsletter program the website operates but only if this was made clear to you and your express permission was granted when submitting any form to email process. Or whereby you the consumer have previously purchased from or enquired about purchasing from the company a product or service that the email newsletter relates to. This is by no means an entire list of your user rights in regard to receiving email marketing material. Your details are not passed on to any third parties.
This website operates an email newsletter program, used to inform subscribers
about products and services supplied by this website. Users can subscribe
through an online automated double-opt in process should they wish to do so but do so at their
own discretion. Some subscriptions may be manually processed through prior
written agreement with the user.
Subscriptions are taken in compliance with UK Spam Laws detailed in the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003. All personal details relating to subscriptions are held securely and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018. No personal details are passed on to third parties nor shared with companies / people outside of the company that operates this website.
Email marketing campaigns published by this website or its owners may contain
tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and
stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity
may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links
within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity.
This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity.
In compliance with UK Spam Laws and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign. If an automated un-subscription system is unavailable clear instructions on how to un-subscribe will by detailed instead.
Email addresses that opt in to receive the wistow.com newsletter will be passed onto a third party email provider called SendinBlue, who are registered in France (Reg no 498 019 298) at 47, rue de la Chaussée d'Antin, 75009 Paris, France. SendinBlue provide the mass mail sending service for our newsletters. This data is held in accordance with GDPR and French Data Protection Act no. 78-17 of 6 January 1978. Personal data will not be shared to any third parties by SendinBlue other than in the following instances:
• with the user's authorization and confirmation that the owner of this personal data has personally authorized its disclosure;
• at the request of legally competent authorities, upon presentation of a court order or within the context of a legal dispute.
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant
external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any
external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are
clickable text / banner / image links to other websites.)
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be
served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy
policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media
platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the
terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.
This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.
This website and its owners through their social media platform accounts may
share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms
shorten lengthy urls [web addresses].
Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.
Please note that Wistow Maze takes no responsibility for any accidental loss
or damage to personal effects, or any injuries or accidents to visitors, arising
from or in connection with exploring the maze, using the bridges, towers and
Sign up here and we'll let you know our latest Wistow news, events and happenings that we think you might be interested in.