We understand that the privacy of all of our members, donors, volunteers and service users is important to them and that they care about how their personal data is used.
- What information is collected and how it is used
- Protection of your information
- Governing law
- Trademarks and copyright
- Links to other websites
This website is intended to provide information about our activities relevant to our objectives.
We make every effort to ensure that the information on this website is up-to-date and correct, but we cannot guarantee that it is 100% free of inaccuracies, errors or omissions.
We are not responsible for ensuring the availability of this website, or the timeliness or otherwise of any content or information.
We reserve the right to change, replace or amend any part of the website at any time without notice.
Any decision made by users on the basis of information on the website, is the responsibility of the user. We do not accept liability (as far as permitted by law) for any loss arising from any use of or reliance on information or links included in this website.
You must not use the website fraudulently or for any unlawful purpose, for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way or to transmit or procure the sending of spam.
Users of this website must not knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other programs which could harm computer software or hardware.
- losses suffered by third parties;
- loss of data;
- loss of profit;
- loss of revenue;
- loss of business or opportunity;
- loss of goodwill; or
- any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages
arising from the use of the website, the inability to use the website, the results of use of the website, any website linked to it or any material contained in the website. For the avoidance of doubt, the losses listed immediately above are intended to be severable.
We take your privacy seriously and are committed to protecting your personal information.
Any personal information that you provide will be handled confidentially, in line with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
If you would like information about the GDPR, this can be obtained from the Information Commissioner’s Office through their website ico.org.uk.
What information is collected and how it is used
Demographic and statistical information about user behaviour may be collected and used to analyse the effectiveness of the website. Any disclosure of this information will be in aggregate form and will not identify individual users.
You have the option to submit certain information via the website, such as name and contact details. The information may be stored to enable us to respond to your enquiry and provide any requested services, such as newsletter mailings, shop purchases and membership applications.
We do not collect or store any payment card information. Payment services are provided by a third party.
We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.
Protection of your information
We use best endeavours to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information.
Any personal information that you provide will be handled confidentially.
It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”. This website uses the https protocol to enable its authentication, and to protect the privacy and integrity of exchanged data while in transit. It does this using digital certificates provided by Let’s Encrypt.
We want to make this website as easy to use and helpful as possible. This sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your computer, known as ‘cookies’.
These cookies cannot be used to identify you personally and are only used to improve the service offered to users of this website.
You can manage or disable these small files yourself, but some features of the website may not function as a result. To learn more about cookies visit AllAboutCookies.org.
We may in the future use services from a third party such as Google to measure and analyse visitor information. Any information generated by these cookies about your use of this website will be transmitted to and stored by the third party.
We will not use statistical analytics tools to track or to collect personally identifiable information of visitors to this website. We will not associate any data gathered with any personally identifying information from any source as part of our use of the statistical analytics tools.
To comply with GDPR and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011, we will ask for your permission to store cookies on your computer.
If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using our website and contact us if you would like any information removed.
Trademarks and copyright
Copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights on this website are either owned by or licensed to The Friends of Abingdon Abbey Buildings Trust, unless otherwise stated. Compliance with copyright law is your liability.
The images and text on this website are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License . This means you are free to:
- Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
Under the following terms:
- Attribution – You must give the credit “The Friends of Abingdon Abbey Buildings Trust abingdonabbeybuildings.co.uk, licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0“, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests we endorse you or your use.
- NonCommercial – You may not use the material for commercial purposes.
- NoDerivatives – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may not distribute the modified material.
Any permission to reproduce our copyright material does not extend to any material on this website that is the copyright material of any other person.
Links to other websites
We welcome links to the website. Any link must comply with the following conditions:
- the link must not create the false impression that you, your organisation, or any of its products or services, is recommended by or associated with us;
- the existence of the link, its position, appearance or any other aspect of it must not damage or be likely to damage our name or reputation;
- the selected link must display the website as a full screen and not within a frame on the website on which the link appears;
- you shall take all reasonable precautions to ensure that the use and existence of the link does not cause the transmission to the website of viruses or any other harmful programs.
We reserve the right to require the removal of any link to our website at any time (whether or not previous consent to such link has been given).