Our Privacy and Cookie Policy

This website is owned and operated by The Erik Chisholm Trust. This privacy policy sets out how the trust uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.

1. What information do we collect?

We may collect the following information:

  • Your name and contact information including your e-mail address should you use the contact form
  • General enquires and other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

1a. Cookies

_pk_id.* Piwik: We use Piwik to monitor traffic levels, search queries and visits to this website.

_pk_ses.* These cookies enable Piwik to determine whether you are a return visitor to the site, and to track the pages that you visit during your session.

PIWIK_SESSID These cookies are set only after the user has given consent to us to use cookies.

We also collect information about the browsing habits of visitors, no information that can identify an individual is collected or recorded.

If you prefer us not to gather this information please untick the box below.

2. What we do with the information we gather?

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping
  • We may use the information to improve our service to visitors.
  • We may periodically send promotional e-mails about new events, newsletters, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the e-mail address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes.

We may contact you by e-mail or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

3. How do we use your information?

We have legal obligations, under the Data Protection Act 1998, to collect any personal information that you provide to us fairly. We will hold your personal information securely and will only keep it for as long as you use the service that you have requested.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

4. Security

The Erik Chisholm Trust is committed to ensuring your information is protected and held securely. However, the internet is not a secure medium and we cannot accept responsibilty for security of an e-mail during transmission or for non-delivery of that e-mail.

5. Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.