The No More Faith Schools Campaign and National Secular Society are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. This policy may be changed from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy was last updated on 17 April 2018 and is included in the footers of all pages and newsletters.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- email address
We will not pass your information on to any third party without your consent, unless required to by law.
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and better communicate with members and supporters, in particular for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- Sending you the NMFS and Newsline newsletters (if you have opted in)
- You can opt out at any time using the links in all such emails.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you regarding related campaigns, using the NMFS newsletter.
- We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at email@example.com
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
PETITIONS/LETTERS TO MP
Comments from petitions/letters to MPs may be used to promote the related campaign/encourage others to sign.
Comments will be partially anonymised (first name, town - unless requested otherwise) and specific information may be removed to preserve this level of anonymity. Please identify in your comment (or email email@example.com) if you do not want your comments used in this way.
Identifying information may be provided to the recipient of the petition for validation purposes.