Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

This privacy policy sets out how J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd uses and protects any information that you give J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd when you use this website.
J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st June 2012.


What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name
  • contact information including email address and telephone number
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.


Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.


How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

The table below outlines all the cookies this website uses and why we use them;

 

Cookie

Name

Type

Purpose

More Info

Analytics

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Persistent – Performance

These Cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. This information is used to compile reports in order to help us improve the site. The information collected is in anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from and the pages they have visited.

Google's Privacy Policy

CMS

ASPSESSIONID

Strictly Necessary

This Cookie is used to identify our website users, present the correct page to you.  This Cookie is deleted automatically after 5 minutes of inactivity, or when you close your browser.

 

CMS

Headertop

Persistent – Functionality

This Cookie is used to remember the drop down menus you have opened so you do not need to keep opening them each time.  Although not strictly necessary we advise these Cookie's are used to improve your experience.

 


To find out more about Cookies and to see what Cookies have already been set on your computer, how to manage or delete them. Please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org

 

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

You may also want to consider installing software that will protect you against malicious Cookies and bugs that are used on other websites, it is not just Cookies that allow your browsing habits to be monitored or adverts to be personalised to you.



Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd, 24 Mason’s Yard, London SW1Y 6BU, United Kingdom.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Website disclaimer

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest which are not under the control of J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.


Copyright notice

This website and its content is copyright of J H Bourdon-Smith ltd - © J H Bourdon-Smith Ltd 2012. All rights reserved.
Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:
  • you may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only
  • you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use.
  • You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.