data privacy legislation.
The General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 is the GDPR which is a European piece of legislation.
This regulation applied to all EU Member States in 2018. The '2016' is the year in which it was passed.
This policy was updated in Nov 2018.
The Arran Lodge Ltd is committed to your privacy we do not gather or store your personal information without your
knowledge. We use a third party website Paypal to gather payment and and a third party booking software
that uses "strictly necessary" cookies. We are not responsible for the behaviour of any other website.
We apply the Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPR when handling any personal information. When we ask you for
personal information we will keep to the law, and promise to:
make sure you know why we need it
only ask for what we need, and not to collect too much or irrelevant information
protect it and make sure nobody has access to it who shouldn’t
make sure we don’t keep it longer than necessary
not make your personal information available for commercial use without your permission.
Cookies are small files that help add to the functionality of web sites, and allows site owners to better
understand the behaviour of users on a web site. This web site uses a few cookies to compile usage
statistics through a third party site google analytics. This information stored does not contain any
personal information - it is anonymous and generalised. We will never sell this information.
DELETING AND BLOCKING COOKIES
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by websites you can do this through your
browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.
Cookies & Google Analytics
An HTTP cookie—commonly referred to as just "cookie"—is a parcel of text sent back and forth between a web
browser and the server it accesses. Its original purpose was to provide a state management mechanism
between a web browser and a web server. Without a cookie (or a similar solution), a web server cannot
distinguish between different users, or determine any relationship between sequential page visits made by
the same user. For this reason, cookies are used to differentiate one user from another and to pass
data about a given browser, along with the information requested and sent by the browser's operator (the
visitor). Cookies do not identify people, but rather they are defined themselves by a combination of a
computer, a user account, and a browser.
reports about your site visitors. However, Google Analytics cookies do not collect personal data about
your website visitors.
the Google Analytics reports. Google Analytics sets or updates cookies only to collect data required for
the reports. Additionally, Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies. This means that all cookies set
by Google Analytics for your domain send data only to the servers for your domain. This effectively makes
Google Analytics cookies the personal property of your website domain, and the data cannot be altered or
retrieved by any service on another domain.
The Arran Lodge Ltd.
Isle of Arran
00 44 (0) 17706004680044 (0) 798 440 2076