At OnlineGuides24 we work diligently to protect the privacy of our visitors.
Data Protection and Privacy
For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 it is confirmed that the proprietor of the website is Nicola Robertson, T/A Online Guides 24, 38 Southwick Road, Bournemouth BH6 5PT, United Kingdom ("Onlineguides24")
Collection of Personal Data
The Website allows you to access and use a range of information relating to specific regions and towns, including information relating to businesses offering goods and services.
Onlineguides24 may collect certain personal data from you via the Website if you choose to submit it to Onlineguides24 via forms completed by you on the Website. Personal data about you may also be collected by Onlineguides24 if you contact Onlineguides24 with queries or to request further information about the Website or any other matter.
The types of personal data which Onlineguides24 may collect from you in the ways referred to above when using the Website may include name, address, telephone number, e-mail address.
Onlineguides24 does not store credit card details. Any transactions completed on third party websites are subject to their privacy policies and terms & conditions.
As noted above, Onlineguides24 may collect your personal data for the purpose of contacting you about queries you may have or information or materials which you may provide to Onlineguides24 via the Website. Specifically, Onlineguides24 may use your personal data to set up records for the provision of Onlineguides24 information to you. Onlineguides24 may also use your personal data to better understand who uses our Website and the pages they access so as to be able to improve the Website and the types of information and data provided to users in general via the Website from time to time.
In addition, from time to time, Onlineguides24 may also use your personal data to provide you with newsletters. Onlineguides24 will always give you the opportunity to opt-out of such communications.
Onlineguides24 will ensure that your personal data will not be disclosed to other organisations, institutions and authorities unless specifically required by law.
Furthermore, Onlineguides24 will not collect information about you from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organisations.
You hereby agree to and authorise Onlineguides24 to use the personal data you provide to Onlineguides24 for the above purposes. If Onlineguides24 would like to use your personal data for a purpose other than those above, Onlineguides24 will request your express permission first.
Personal data provided by you to Onlineguides24 via the Website or otherwise will not be transmitted via secure transmission methods, unless otherwise indicated on the Website. It may be that where you access third party websites (including accessing third party portals for searching for and booking services such as hotel accommodation, restaurants, car rentals, flights, entertainment tickets and other services) you may be required by the relevant third party to provide further personal data which may include debit and credit card data. In the latter case, Onlineguides24 has no involvement with and will not be liable or responsible for such data collection and with respect to security, you should check with the relevant third party to whom you provide your personal data as to whether an encrypted and secure transmission method will be employed to protect such personal data).
You should note that even where personal data is transmitted via the Internet in encrypted form there can be no absolute guarantee that any information carried over the Internet is secure. Information and data transmitted via the Internet may be intercepted by third parties, lost, redirected, corrupted and changed.
Once Onlineguides24 has collected your personal data, Onlineguides24 will employ reasonable security measures in the storage of your personal data to guard against any unauthorised access to or disclosure of your personal data and wherever possible Onlineguides24 will use reasonable security software and secure login procedures.
Parts of the Website may contain hyperlinks, banner or panel advertising or icons which upon clicking enable a direct link to third party websites, web pages or portals. If you use these hyperlinks, banners or panel advertising or icons you will leave this Website immediately and you will be responsible for this action. When you access a third party website, web page or portal you acknowledge and agree that Onlineguides24 does not control the content of such third party websites, web pages or portals and Onlineguides24 is not be responsible or liable for the privacy practices of the relevant third party website, web page or portal.
Automatic Collection of Personal Data
Subject to the provision on cookies below, Onlineguides24 has not set up the Website to automatically collect or store personal data about you other than by logging your IP address. An IP address is a string of computer code which identifies your PC and tells the Internet that you are connected to it. This information is not retained after you have logged off. Onlineguides24 does not connect information automatically logged in this way with personal data about you or any specific individuals.
Subject Access Requests
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, Onlineguides24 must provide you with a readable copy of all personal data which Onlineguides24 holds about you, within 40 days of receiving your written request for such copies (a subject access request). The Data Protection Act 1998 allows Onlineguides24to charge a fee for this. Evidence to prove your identity (for example passport, driver's licence and/or current bills) will be required before any personal data held by Onlineguides24 will be disclosed to you. To make a subject access request contact Onlineguides24 on the contact details below.
Updating Personal Data
If the personal data which Onlineguides24 holds about you is inaccurate in any way, where appropriate, you may have the data completed, rectified, amended and/or deleted. You should contact Onlineguides24 to update any of your personal data or to request access to your personal data via:
38 Southwick Road
BH6 5PT United Kingdom
Onlineguides24 reserves the right to refuse to provide you with a copy of any of your personal data, subject to the Data Protection Act 1998. If Onlineguides24 refuses your request, it will give you reasons for its refusal.