Privacy Information

Development Coll Limited (a company limited by guarantee with charitable status) and its projects – An Cridhe and Coll Bunkhouse

Thank you for visiting our website. We’d like to draw your attention to our privacy Notices which provide information about how and why we collect, process, store and keep safe your personal information, and how you can exercise control over your personal data. Our Privacy Notices are specific to the service you have opted to use. Development Coll provides a wide range of services which use different sets of personal data, for different reasons, and are stored in different ways.   This information is contained in our Privacy Policy.

Privacy Notice for Website Users

This website may collect personal data from you. Please read our Cookie Declaration to find out more .

 

Privacy Notice for Users of all our Services

The following information is relevant to users of the following websites:

www.developmentcoll.org.uk

www.ancridhe.com

www.collbunkhouse.com

and/or users of other (non-Web based) services available from Development Coll Limited or its projects – An Cridhe and Coll Bunkhouse.

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) sets out various pieces of information that we should supply you with when we obtain personal data (e.g. name, email address, etc.) directly from you or if someone else supplies us with your personal details. When you request a service from us, we will provide you with the relevant privacy notice prior to collecting your data.  If you initiate contact with us by phone or email, or if someone else provides your details to us, we will supply the Privacy Notice to you when we first return the communication.

 

Development Coll’s Privacy Policy

Development Coll’s Privacy Policy, which can be found here, is a fuller document encompassing all of our services (including our many non-web-based services) where we collect personal information, as well as additional rights you have which are not required to be displayed on privacy notices.

Website and Cookie Privacy Notice

Whenever we collect data about you, General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) provides  you with the right to be informed, and the information we must set out for you is in the following Website and Cookie Privacy Notice.

 

About Us

Development Coll Limited is a company limited by guarantee with charitable status and this notice also applies to its projects, An Cridhe and Coll Bunkhouse.

Website Cookies

Our sites (www.developmentcoll.org.uk;www.collbunkhouse.com; www.ancridhe.com) use cookies.   Cookies are messages that web servers pass to your web browser when you visit Internet sites.   Your browser stores each message in a small text file.   They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.   When you first visit our site you are given information about the optional cookies you can consent to, along with their purpose, their expiry and type.   You can also change these permissions and/or delete cookies through your browser settings at any time.   One or two of the cookies may be deemed necessary in order to store your cookie preferences (expiring at the earlier of one year or when you delete it) and to preserve your user session state across page requests (expiring at the end of your session).   Our lawful basis for processing these small number of cookies is legitimate interest.

Links to Other Sites

Development Coll is not responsible for the content of other websites that you may visit by following a hyperlink on our websites.   These websites are not covered by our Privacy Notice or Privacy Policy but will have their own privacy notice which you can read.

Google Analytics

When someone visits one of our websites 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.   If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this.   We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

WordPress

Our websites are managed using WordPress.   By default WordPress does not collect any personal data about visitors.

When visitors leave comments on our sites WordPress collects the data [AJ1] shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.   An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it.   The Gravatar privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/.   After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms – [AJ2] from time to time our websites may use a contact form to make it easier for you to contact us. When this happens, a privacy notice will be displayed giving you the information you need to ensure your privacy is protected.

Embedded content from other websites – [AJ3] occasionally our sites may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.  These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.