The Spires College is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website, and the confidentiality of any personal information provided to us via this website.
our use of your personal information
We use the Personal Information we collect from visitors to the Site in the following ways:
- to enable you to use any services that we may from time to time provide through this Site and any other websites that we control;
- for Site administration (including enabling us to respond to any comments on the Site or feedback you may give us)
- to send you information about our services which we feel may be of interest to you and generally to track the popularity of our marketing activities.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may also use and disclose information in aggregate (so that no individuals are identified) for marketing and strategic development purposes.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for a box that you can tick to indicate that you do not want your information to be used for direct marketing
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing, you may change your mind at any time by writing to us or using the contact form on the website.
You have a right to request access to the personal data that we hold about you. If you would like to request a copy of your personal data, please contact us. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please let us know as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We will only disclose Personal Information to our business partners, law enforcement agencies, successors in title to our business and suppliers we engage to process data on our behalf.
about our website
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this website but we cannot accept any responsibility for errors or omissions, or for any consequences arising from the use of information contained herein.
The site contains hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. These websites have their own privacy policies and we urge you to review them. They will govern the use of personal information you submit whilst visiting these websites. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to visitor needs. We use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
We take your privacy very seriously and comply with the recent UK and EU law on handling cookies.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.
You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites.
They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.