Registration under the UK Data Protection
Pageant is a registered charity –
registration No 1093963. As a non-profit organisation which complies
with strict limitations, Pageant is exempt from registration with
the UK Information Commissioner’s Office. See the
ICO website for further details.
Information Collected via the Website
‘Cookies’ are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a
web browser, which enable the server to collect information from the
browser. They take the form of a small text file which is deposited
on your computer’s hard drive. Subsequently, cookies can be read
back to see if you have visited the page before. Cookies can also be
used to hold the contents of your shopping basket on retail sites.
We collect anonymous data on visits to pages on our website, using a
service provided by our web hosting service provider. This
information is used in improving the structure and content of our
website – for instance deciding if seldom visited pages can be
removed from the site.
We ask for certain contact information on some forms when you
contact us. This information could be your email address, postal
address and phone numbers. This information will only be used for
the purpose listed in each case, and to identify individual
transactions in our internal records. No contact information will be
passed to any third party, except with your permission, or if
required to do so by law.
Ethical Gift Order Forms
These are printed out and sent back to us by post. The contact
information which you supply on these forms must include a postal
address, as we send gift vouchers back to you by post.
Contact & Feedback Forms
These are provided so that people without email can get in touch
with us, so the email address box is optional on all these forms. We will use the
information you provide to contact you about your query if this is
Sponsorship Enquiry Form
We require both an email address and a full postal address to be
supplied. We will then send you information about selected children
seeking sponsorship by the most appropriate method.
We use a number of third party online donation services. Each of
this if you are concerned about the privacy of the information you
provide to them.
Adverts on our Pages
We do not use paid-for adverts on our pages, either targeted or
general. If we change this policy, we will tell you.
General Privacy on the Internet
usage in any way. However, there are plenty of websites that allow tracking,
and your browser may be reporting sites that you visit. Advertisers
can then target adverts appropriate to the types of sites you have
visited. There are a number of utilities which claim to prevent
Don Not Track
option can be
enabled in Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari.
There is an add-on which works with all the above and with Google Chrome
Do Not Track
Plus displays if the website you
are accessing is trying to track you, and also how many tracking
attempts have been blocked.