We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998).
In running and maintaining our website we may collect and process the following data about you:
Information about your use of our site including details of your visits such as pages viewed and the resources that you access. Such information includes traffic data, location data and other communication data.
Information provided voluntarily by you. For example, when you register for information or make a purchase.
Information that you provide when you communicate with us via our contact form.
Use of Your Information
We use the information that we collect from you to provide our services to you. In addition to this we may use the information for one or more of the following purposes:
To provide information to you that you request from us relating to our products or services.
To provide information to you relating to other products that may be of interest to you. Such additional information will only be provided where you have consented to receive such information.
To inform you of any changes to our website, services or goods and products.
If you have previously purchased goods or services from us we may provide to you details of similar goods or services, or other goods and services, that you may be interested in.
Disclosing Your Information
In the event that we sell any or all of our business to the buyer.
Where we are legally required by law to disclose your personal information.
To further fraud protection and reduce the risk of fraud.
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Cookies In Use on This Site
Cookies and how they Benefit You
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites
Our cookies help us:
Make our website work as you’d expect
Improve the speed/security of the site
Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
Continuously improve our website for you
Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)
Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
Pass data to advertising networks
Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below
More about our Cookies
Website Function Cookies
Our own cookies
Allowing you to add comments to our site
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.
Third party functions
Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties
Social Website Cookies
So you can easily “Like” or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.
Cookies are set by:
The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites
It may be that your concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.
The cookie information text on this site was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing http://www.attacat.co.uk/, a marketing agency based in Edinburgh. If you need similar information for your own website you can use their free cookie audit tool.
Who we are
Evolutioncreativity. Our website address is: https://evolutioncreativity.co.uk
If you have given us permission to use your photographs on our website, we will remove any EXIF/location meta data before uploading.
(f) Facebook pixel – allows us to personalise ads on Facebook and ad partner platforms on the rare occassions we run paid ads.
Embedded content from other websites
Our website includes embedded content (e.g. maps, videos, images, articles, posts etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We embed content from:
(b) Youtube – Youtube’s privacy guidelines https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/7671399?p=privacy_guidelines
(c) Facebook – Facebooks data policy https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/update
We use Google Analytics to monitor our website usage. IP address data is anonymised. In this instance, Google is our Data Processor and data is stored for 14 months.
You can sign up to our newsletter using just your email address. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of each newsletter.
Who we share your data with
We use anonymous statistical data of session and Centre usage to feedback to our funding providers. This ananymous data may also be used in newsletters, reports and articles shared on a website, social media and other media.
We use Google Analyitics to collect information and monitor how our website is being used. This will include IP address information but not individually identifiable IP addresses.
How long we retain your data
Comments and website registration
Comments and website registration are switched OFF. If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
Google Analytics is set to store IP data for 14 months
We will delete unsubscribed email addresses every 6 months.
What rights you have over your data
You can request a copy of any personal data we hold about you.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us.
If you have provided your email address to sign up to our newsletter, you can request to unsubscribe at any time. A link to unsubscribe is at the end of every newsletter.
You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Data protection laws are complex. You can find out more about your data rights at https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights
Who to contact about your data