When someone visits www.valentinesspecialistscars.com we use a Third Party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. You can find more information on how cookies are used on this website in the Cookies Policy below.
If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be upfront about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
How and why do we collect personal information?
We collect personal data from visitors to www.valentinesspecialistscars.com through the use of online forms, email hyperlinks and the contact us page. We collect your details when you email us with an inquiry. We may also have collected your details when we met you at an event.
When you submit your data to us, either through the website, by email or in person, this is collected on our websites CRM and is used by us in a variety of ways, specifically:
- Providing information about our products and services
- Providing and personalising our services
- Dealing with your inquiries and requests
- Conducting market research
In all cases, our aim is that it is clear what you are opting into and you will have given your consent for us to use your data.
Valentine’s Specialist Cars does not pass on your data to any third party companies. If you have asked to subscribe to our newsletter then we collect your name and email address and use this solely to send out news and information from Acmemedia Social & Digital Media Ltd. You can unsubscribe from the mailing list at any time, either by using the unsubscribe feature on the newsletter or by emailing us.
Links to Other Web Sites
Access to Your Personal Information & GDPR
In line with the Data Protection Act and GDPR regulations, you are entitled to access, request or delete any personal information that we hold on you.
Valentine’s Specialist Cars Lawful Basis For Processing Personal Data
1A* Contract Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
The right to complain to the ICO
If you are concerned about how Valentine’s Specialist Cars handles your information you have the right to make a complaint to ICO
Changes to this Privacy Notice
We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 01 May 2018.
We use a system of classifying the different types of cookies which we use on the Website, or which may be used by third parties through our websites. The classification was developed by the International Chamber of Commerce UK and explains more about which cookies we use, why we use them, and the functionality you will lose if you decide you don’t want to have them on your device.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other devices when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
How long are cookies stored for?
Persistent cookies – these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies – these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.
Cookies used on the Website
A list of all the cookies used on the Website by category is set out below.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for. These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the Website.
These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. By using the Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Website, for instance, which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Website works.
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience. By using the Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Third party cookies
These cookies allow third parties to track the success of their application or customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used on our site.
For example, if you choose to ‘share’ content through Twitter or other social networks you might be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.