Information collection and use
You do not have to give us any personal information in order to use most of the website. However, in order to use certain functions on the website, you must register and provide information about yourself. This information enables us to provide you with information in which you have expressed an interest. We may use your information to contact you either to fulfil a specific request or to verify any information supplied by you.
We use small files known as “cookies” to enhance your experience of our websites as follows: cookies are small text files that are set on your computer if you use specific facilities on our websites to help us recognise you or your preferences every time you visit our websites. Through being able to recognise you we are able to provide you with information that's tailored to your preferences.
Most web browsers accept cookies by default but you can change your browser settings to choose not to receive them. You can learn about cookies, how to view what cookies have been set on your computer and how you can manage them at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
You may also delete existing cookies such as the ones used by our websites. If you set your browser to reject cookies, you may still use our websites, however certain features may not function correctly, an example being the Login facility.
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To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
If all of the assets which Canal & River Trust uses to operate its business (or substantially all of them) are acquired by a third party, or are transferred by statute, we may transfer your information to that party.
Finally, we reserve the right to disclose any personal information to a third party where there is a legal duty or requirement to do so.
Third party websites
We take every precaution to protect your information. When users submit personal information, this information is protected both on-line and off-line. However, it remains your responsibility to protect any passwords and protect against unauthorised access.
Amending / updating personal data
If a user's personal information is incorrect or requires updating, we will amend or delete that information as necessary, upon request. In order to make such a request, you can contact us either by writing to Chris Barnett at Canal & River Trust, First Floor North, Station House, 500 Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1BB or by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Users can also amend their own information whilst logged into this site.
Place of processing
All personal information is held on and processed by computers situated in the European Economic Area.
Changes to this policy