Privacy Policy
Cookie Policy

Privacy Policy

 

This Privacy Policy describes how Bridge Junior Football Club (“Charity,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) collects, uses, and protects your personal information when you visit our website (the “Website”). This policy is in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018.

 

1. Data Controller

 

1.1. The Charity is the data controller responsible for the collection, use, and protection of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

 

2. Information We Collect

 

2.1. Personal Information: When you use our Website or interact with us, we may collect personal information that you provide voluntarily, such as your name, email address, telephone number, and any other information you choose to provide.

 

2.2. Website Usage Information: We may collect non-personal information about your use of the Website, including IP address, browser type, device information, referring website, pages visited, and the date and time of each visit. This information is collected using cookies and similar technologies (refer to our Cookie Policy for more details).

 

3. Use of Personal Information

 

3.1. We collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:

 

– To provide and improve our services, including responding to your inquiries and requests.

– To communicate with you regarding updates, events, and news related to the Charity.

– To send you marketing communications (with your consent) about our activities and fundraising efforts.

– To comply with legal obligations, including reporting requirements and regulatory compliance.

– To protect the rights, property, and safety of the Charity and our users.

 

4. Legal Basis for Processing

 

4.1. We will process your personal information based on one or more of the following legal bases:

 

– Performance of a Contract: Processing necessary for the performance of a contract with you or to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract.

– Consent: Processing based on your explicit consent.

– Legitimate Interests: Processing necessary for our legitimate interests or those of a third party, provided that such interests are not overridden by your rights and interests.

– Legal Obligations: Processing necessary to comply with our legal obligations.

 

5. Data Sharing and Disclosure

 

5.1. We may share your personal information with third parties in the following circumstances:

 

– Service Providers: We may share your information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating the Website and providing our services. These providers are contractually bound to only process your data in accordance with our instructions.

– Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities.

– Business Transfers: If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your personal information may be transferred as part of that transaction, subject to applicable data protection laws.

 

6. International Data Transfers

 

6.1. Your personal information may be transferred to and processed in countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA). We will ensure that appropriate safeguards are in place to protect your personal information when it is transferred outside the EEA, in accordance with applicable data protection laws.

 

7. Data Security

 

7.1. We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. However, no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security of your data.

 

8. Your Rights

 

8.1. You have certain rights regarding your personal information under applicable data protection laws. These rights may include:

 

– Access: You have the right to access the personal information we hold about you and receive a copy of it.

– Rectification: You have the right to request the

 

Cookie Policy

 

This Cookie Policy explains how Bridge Junior Football Club (“Charity,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) uses cookies and similar technologies on our website (the “Website”) and outlines your choices regarding these technologies. This policy is in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR).

 

1. What Are Cookies?

 

1.1. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (computer, tablet, smartphone) when you visit a website. They are widely used to enhance your browsing experience, provide website functionality, and collect information about your usage of the Website.

 

2. Types of Cookies We Use

 

2.1. Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential for the operation of the Website and enable you to navigate and use its features. They are usually set in response to actions you take, such as logging in or filling out forms. Without these cookies, certain services on the Website may not be available to you.

 

2.2. Performance and Analytics Cookies: These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Website, such as the pages they visit, the links they click, and the time spent on each page. This data helps us improve the Website’s performance and understand how users interact with it.

 

2.3. Functionality Cookies: These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your preferred language or region) and provide enhanced features. They may also be used to provide services you have requested, such as displaying embedded videos or social media content.

 

2.4. Targeting and Advertising Cookies: These cookies are used to deliver relevant advertisements to you and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. They track your browsing habits and may be used to build a profile of your interests and show you targeted content.

 

3. Third-Party Cookies

 

3.1. We may allow third-party service providers to place cookies on the Website to enhance its functionality or provide additional services. These providers may have their own privacy policies governing the use of cookies. We recommend reviewing their policies to understand how your information is collected and used.

 

4. Your Consent and Choices

 

4.1. By continuing to use our Website, you consent to the placement of cookies on your device unless you choose to disable them.

 

4.2. You can manage and control cookies through your browser settings. Most web browsers allow you to refuse or delete cookies or provide options to receive alerts when cookies are being sent. Please note that disabling cookies may affect your ability to use certain features of the Website.

 

4.3. To opt-out of targeted advertising cookies, you can use the opt-out mechanisms provided by third-party advertising networks or through industry opt-out programs such as the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) or the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA).

 

5. Changes to Our Cookie Policy

 

5.1. We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or applicable regulations. We will notify you of any significant changes by posting the updated policy on the Website or by other means.

 

6. Contact Us

 

6.1. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Cookie Policy or our use of cookies on the Website, please contact us at [email address].

 

By using our Website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Cookie Policy and consent to the use of cookies as described herein.

 

Last updated: June 2024