“our” or “www.thecreativebranch.com”.
explains what personally identifiable information is collected and recorded about
you during your visit to this site and what we do with that information. This Policy
is incorporated into and forms part of the terms and conditions which apply to your
use of the site. Please read this Policy carefully before submitting any information.
By accessing, browsing or otherwise using this site, you agree and consent to the
collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this
policy. Personal information is any information which identifies you including,
for example, your name, email address, contact details etc.
Active information collection
The Creative Branch collects personal information that you voluntarily provide via
the site. For example, when using the Enquiry Form we may ask you to provide your
name, address, telephone numbers and email address. This is not an exhaustive list
and we may ask for additional information as relevant from time to time.
Passive Information Collection
As you navigate through the site, certain information may be passively collected
(that is, gathered without your actively providing the information) using various
technologies and means, such as:
- Internet Protocol (IP) addresses and web logs
Internet Protocol (IP) Addresses and Web Logs
An IP address is assigned to your computer each time that you access the Internet.
This enables your computer to send and receive data. Generally, every time you connect
to the Internet, your IP address changes. However, in some circumstances (i.e. with
some broadband connections) your IP address is fixed. A fixed IP address can be
associated with your particular computer and may, therefore, amount to your personal
Web log information is non-personal information that is collected by the computer
that hosts the site each time you visit. Examples of the type of information that
can be collected using your IP address and/or web log information include details
of the date and time that you visited the site and the type of Internet browser
and computer operating system that you used. We, or our authorised agents, use your
IP address and/or web log information to collect and report aggregate information
on how the site is being used and ways in which the site can be improved.
Use of your information
We may use your personal information:
- to respond to your questions or requests for additional information
- to provide you with information that you have specifically requested or that we
have asked if you would like to receive
- for internal analysis so that we can better understand how we can improve our site,
products and services
In addition we may use your information to inform you from time to time of other
products and/or services we offer which we consider may be of interest to you. If
you do not want to receive information in this way then you should leave the relevant
checkbox (“Keep in Touch” on the Feedback and Enquiry form) unchecked
when we ask for your consent to do this. You may otherwise email us at any time
at email@example.com to indicate that you do not want to
receive information in this way from us.
Sharing your information
We may use third parties to perform functions on our behalf in relation to the site
and the purposes set out in this policy (for example, website hosting). Such third
parties may be provided with access to your personal information if needed to perform
their specific functions, but may not use such information for any other purpose.
It is possible that The Creative Branch could merge with or be acquired by another
business or that the operation of the site will be transferred or sub-contracted
to another legal entity. To the extent legally permissible, we may share with, or
otherwise transfer your personal information to, the resulting legal entity.
Except as set out above, we will not disclose your personal information to any third
- we have informed you about the disclosure when you submitted your information to
us and you consented to the disclosure
- the disclosure is required or permitted by law or by court order
We take reasonable steps to protect your personal information as you visit and use
the site and to protect such information from loss, misuse, unauthorised access,
disclosure, alteration or destruction. Unfortunately no data transmission can be
guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result we cannot warrant the security of any
information you provide to us and you do so at your own risk.
Your personal information is stored on secure servers managed by Thought Studio
Limited t/a The Creative Branch. Information collected from the use of the site,
including personal information, may be stored on secure servers located outside
the European Economic Area (“EEA”) in countries whose privacy laws are
not as rigorous as those of the EEA. However, we always take steps to ensure the
security of your data. By using the site, you consent to the transfer of your personal
information to countries outside the EEA.
If you would like to access the personally identifiable information we have collected
about you via the site, or if you would like to cancel, correct or update your information,
- email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- contact us by post at: The Creative Branch, Suite 2, Sand Aire House, New Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4UJ
To protect your privacy and security we will take reasonable steps to verify your
identity before granting access or making any such cancellations, corrections or
Changes to this Policy
We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time. Changes to this policy will
be posted on this site. Your continued subscription to or use of the site constitutes
your acceptance of the policy as revised. It is your responsibility to review the
policy frequently. Please contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions
about this policy.
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Registered office: Chandler House, Talbot Road, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 2ZF.