The Data Protection Act
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We use leading technologies and encryption software to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it. We do not pass on your details to any third party or government department unless you give us permission to do so or as required pursuant to a statutory obligation.
What information do we collect?
We collect two kinds of information from visitors to Antiques News & Fairs: feedback (through visitors emailing us) and site usage information, from cookies (see below for more detail) and log files.
You can send us your enquiry by completing the enquiry form online: Completing the enquiry form will automatically generate an email directed to us. If this enquiry form is asking for information, we may need to contact other partners to find that information. If your question is technical, we may need to pass it to our technology suppliers.
We do not pass on any of your personal information when dealing with your enquiry. Once we have replied to you, we keep a record of your emails for six years for reference and audit purposes, after which it is destroyed
Site usage information
A cookie is a small file which is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard disc and helps us understand and track your use of the site and where it can improve the information and services provided.
Some cookies used on this website are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, cannot be provided.
Some cookies used on this website collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.
Cookies may also be used to improve the user experience and to enable some of the functionality provided by this website. Please note that some cookies may be placed by third party service providers who perform some of these functions (or other services) for us.
Cookies are used on this website for the following third party services: Google Analytics. This service may be used to track your behaviour on other websites and we have no control over this.
By continuing to use this website without adjusting your browser's cookie settings, you agree that we can place these cookies on your device.
There are two different types of cookies:
Session cookies - these are temporary and are erased when you close your internet browser.
Persistent cookies - these remain on your hard drive until you erase them or they expire at a pre-set deletion date.
The types of cookies we set are detailed below.
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||Used to remember calander parameters set by user. This is essential to the correct operation of the site. No personal information is requested or recorded.
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
As is true with most websites, our server will automatically log data regarding each visit such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system. We may use this information to monitor server errors, server administration or to monitor visitor behaviour. It is not possible for this to be disabled on a per-user basis so you must leave this website if you do not agree to this happening.