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The Prospect Trust

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excellence in the community

Privacy Policy

This privacy notice explains what we do with your personal information gathered through The Prospect Trust website, including how we collect, use and process your personal data.  This covers both data you provide and data we gather automatically through your use of the site.  It also covers the use of cookies on the website.  Your privacy is important to us and we are committed to protecting and safeguarding your data privacy rights.

Any personal information we gather will only be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulations, this notice, and for the purpose stated at the time we gather it.  We never sell or lease your personal information to third parties without your permission.  We may use data to analyse demographic and other statistical information about the popularity and effectiveness of our website but this information will never be made available outside of the Trust.  In all cases, your information will only ever be used for the specific reasons for which it was gathered and any consent preferences you provide will be respected.  Data collected through Google Analytics at a user or event level (i.e. is associated with cookies or user identifiers) is retained for a maximum of 26 months, after which time it is deleted.

Our website contains links to other websites.  We don't have any control over the content or operation of websites we link to, so we can't be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide on those websites and the websites we link to aren't governed by this privacy statement.  Before submitting any personal information to any website we have linked to, you should look at their privacy statements to make sure you are happy with how they will handle your data.

Cookies Used

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.

Targeting Cookies

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.