Privacy Statement

Personal privacy and data protection are extremely important issues. We take them very seriously, and so should you.

1. Data Controller

Any personal information supplied by you through use of this web site is controlled principally by the site owner, whose contact details are available in the Contact section of this web site. The owner and managers of this web site take care to protect your data, and will not divulge or use your information in any way other than in the execution of your customer account, unless authorised by you to do so.

2. Information

You will be asked to supply your name, email address and a password in order to register on this web site. Business customers will also be asked to supply a company name. Subscription to the web site newsletter will require you to indicate which of the web site subjects you are interested in. Order placement will also require you to supply a contact telephone number and an invoice address.

Your details and order history are stored on a password protected database, with your password then further encrypted to help prevent fraudulent access to your account. Your delivery and contact details are also communicated by email to the site owner in order to assist in rapid delivery of any postal orders, and for accounting purposes.

3. Automated Information

As with most other web sites, we automatically gather logs of page views and visitors to this site, and we may use cookies to store session and transaction data. However, this data is not specifically tied to your user account, as its purpose is a more generic monitoring of flow and visitors within the web site. It would be unlikely that anyone would or could definitely associate your "browsing habits" on this web site with your identity, and no such use is intended.

4. Third Parties

Your information will not be passed to a third party without your express permission, other than in the normal execution of this web site, or in the case of legal proceedings.