Taplow Choirs Privacy Notice
This privacy notice covers pupils and parents/carers taking part in activities with Taplow Choirs. We take data protection seriously. Please be assured that your information will be used appropriately in line with data protection legislation, will be stored securely and will not be processed unless the requirements for fair and lawful processing can be met.
What information is being used?
In order to provide our activities, we will collect the child’s name, school, date of birth, gender, any disability or special learning needs. Also, the parent/carer names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses.
How will your information be used?
We will use your data to deliver the services you request from us and care for children effectively (eg understand your personal medical and learning needs). Your information is never sold for direct marketing purposes. Our staff are trained to handle your information correctly and protect your confidentiality and privacy. Your information is not processed outside of the European Economic Area.
What is the legal basis for processing your information?
We collect your data for the following reasons:
- To deliver the activities you have asked us to provide.
- Some information such as any medical or learning needs is used for ‘vital interest’ – that is, to make sure we can support you to take part in our activities, look after our students, and teach them effectively.
Sharing your information
Sometimes we take part in shared activities with other music organisations We also run trips and tours for our older groups. In order to do this, we may need to share your information with outside organisations. They will not use your information for anything other than delivering the music activity.
Any sharing of personal data is always done:
- on case-by-case basis
- using the minimum personal data necessary
- with the appropriate security controls in place
- in line with legislation.
Information is only shared with those agencies and bodies who have a “need to know”, or where you have consented to the sharing of your personal data to such persons.
Under data protection legislation, you have the right:
- to be informed why, where and how we use your information
- to ask for access to your information
- to ask for your information to be corrected if it is inaccurate or incomplete
- to ask for your information to be deleted or removed where there is no need for us to continue processing it
- to ask us to restrict the use of your information
- to ask us to copy or transfer your information from one IT system to another in a safe and secure way, without impacting the quality of the information
- to object to how your information is used
- to challenge any decisions made without human intervention (automated decision making)
Should you have any further queries on the uses of your information, please ask us.
Data entered on our website
Our website address is: http://www.taplowchoirs.org.uk.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
If visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Where contact forms are provided, they will generally state (on a case-by-case basis) for what purpose the information is required.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience, so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.