For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 we confirm that the proprietor and operator of the Castle Shop website and the services offered via the site (the "Service") is Castle Group Ltd, a company registered under the laws of England, whose registered office is Salter Road, Scarborough Business Park, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 3UZ ("we," "us," "our" or "Castle Group"). Castle Group can be contacted via the contact section on the Website or by writing to our registered address.
Castle Group is committed to protecting your privacy while not trying to hinder your use of our websites. However, under the amendment of EU Directive 2002/22/EC on universal service and users' rights relating to electronic communications networks and services, Directive 2002/58/EC concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector and Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004 on cooperation between national authorities responsible for the enforcement of consumer protection laws we are required to inform you of data we collect when you visit one of our websites and to give you the option of what data we collect.
In order to improve the service and the Website, Castle Group may use a device known as a 'cookie'. Cookies are a means by which information relating to your Internet activity (such as whether you have visited the Website before) is recorded on your hard drive and used by us to improve the Website and the services and services available to you.
These cookies are used for 3 primary reasons.
1- In eCommerce, such as with castleshop.co.uk, to allow you to add products to the shopping cart for purchase.
2- To allow you the opportunity to share our content and product information on social networks.
3- To totally anonymously monitor your usage of our websites to help us improve our services and enhance your experience, e.g. to help with product and information services or to ensure that the website operates in a manner which you would expect.
Any data we collect about you through any of our websites is done solely through your knowledge and consent. This is done when you use a method of contacting us, either through a form, when you sign up to our newsletter or make purchases through our shop, rental site or training site.
Your privacy is of the highest importance to us, and we promise never to release your personal details to any outside company for mailing or marketing purposes.