Statement: Effective from 15 February 2007
When using the Rapid TV News website data maybe collected about you and how you use the website. Data may be collected as follows:
1 - Members section, entering competitions, surveys, voting, promotions. If you register for Rapid TV News updates or email Rapid TV News you will supply information about yourself. The information supplied you will have to agree to. If you choose not to share the information with Rapid TV News you may not be able to access all sections of the website.
2 - Rapid TV News may collect information about your use of our website anonymously by using cookies. Cookies are small text/data files, which will be sent to your browser. In most cases browsers accept cookies. They can be deleted, so that you do not receive any cookies in the future. Any information that may be collected from cookies will usually not be cross-referenced with other information supplied.
List of 3rd party cookies set:
- Google Analytics (4 cookies)
- Linked In (1 cookie)
- Tynt (1 cookie)
3 - Internet Protocol (IP) addresses of visitors to our website will be automatically logged on a server. IP addresses may be used to observe visits to our website and/or assist with resolving any technical problems that the Rapid TV News website experiences.
4 - Rapid TV News will not disclose the information supplied to third parties without prior consent. On all pages, where personal data is collected, specific details on the use of this information will be provided. You can also request not to receive marketing information from Rapid TV News.
5 - Data Protection. The purpose and principles for collating data is to ensure good use of and allow Rapid TV News to improve the website. The data may be retained for administrative, security and/or legal reasons. You have the right to access your information held by Rapid TV News and, where necessary, to have it amended. For more details, please contact: Administration, Rapid TV News (Data Protection), Unit 20, The Wincomb Centre, Wincombe Business Park
6 - Chat rooms and Forums: Rapid TV News website provides chat rooms and forums. As such these services are open public arenas available for public discussions. Any personal information supplied by you during these discussions is widely accessible. Rapid TV News is not responsible for the content posted by you when using these services.
8 - Under 16 Age: Prior to providing any details or information: If you are under 16 permission of a parent/guardian has to be obtained. Without this consent you are not permitted to provide Rapid TV News with any personal details.