Privacy Statement and Disclaimer

1st Burnham-on-Sea Scout Group takes the issue of privacy very seriously and is committed to protecting and respecting our users' privacy online. This Privacy Statement sets out our current data processing practices and should be read in conjunction with our terms and conditions. If you have any queries or concerns regarding these practices, you should contact us at

1. The information we collect 

The only circumstances in which we will provide any of your personal data to a third party for non-commercial purposes are those contained in this Privacy Policy. 

2. Sharing of data 

We may share data supplied by you (or collected about you) with other parts of The Scout Association eg Moors and Coastal Scout District. To help answer your enquiry. 

3. Use of cookies by 1st Burnham-on-Sea Scout Group 

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. 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.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit 

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit 

4. The Data Protection act 

You can obtain further information about data protection laws by visiting the Information Commissioner's website at 

5. Contacting 1st Burnham-on-Sea Scout Group 

If you want to contact us to raise any questions about this privacy statement, or any general matters relating to www., you can contact us using this email address:

Please use this address if you wish to request from us a copy of the personal data we hold about you. Please note that under English law we are entitled to charge you a fee for providing this service. 

6. Google Analytics

Visitors to this website who have javascript enabled are tracked using Google Analytics. Google Analytics collects the following types of information from users: 

  • Type of user agent (web browser) used, software manufacture and version number. 
  • Type of operating system
  • Screen colors (color processing ability of the users screen) 
  • Javascript support 
  • Flash version 
  • Screen resolution 
  • Network location and IP address 
  • Can include country, city, state, region, county, or any other geographic data. 
  • Hostname 
  • Bandwidth (internet connection speed)
  • Time of visit 
  • Pages visited 
  • Time spent on each page of the website 
  • Referring site statistics 
  • The website (URI) the user came through in order to arrive at this website (example: clicking on a hyperlink          from that took the user to this website) 
  • Search engine query used (example: typing in a phrase into a search engine like Google, and clicking on a link from that search engine) 

This data is only used to optimise our website for our visitors. 

This data DOES NOT include any personalised identification information such as: 

  • Names
  • Phone numbers 
  • Email addresses 
  • Mailing addresses 
  • Bank account numbers 
  • Credit card information 
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