WHAT IS THIS PRIVACY POLICY FOR?

This privacy policy is for the website http://www.milkstreetkitchen.co.uk and served by Milk Street Kitchen and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it.

The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy. Milk Street Kitchen follows the regulations set out by the ICO to ensure data is fairly and lawfully processed. Milk Street Kitchen does not store or transfer any personal information outside of the European Economic Area (EEA).

Under the May 2018 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules and regulations, you have more control over how and where your personal information is used. Milk Street Kitchen may collect contact details and process information you provide through its’ website (milkstreetkitchen.co.uk), by telephone and via email correspondence (ellie@milkstreetkitchen.co.uk).
Milk Street Kitchen works hard to keep your personal data secure, including regularly reviewing its’ Privacy Notice, this last being May 2018 in order to coincide with the new GDPR coming into effect on 25th May 2018 (replacing the Data Protection Act 1998).
USE OF ANALYTICS
Like most websites, Milk Street Kitchen may make use of analytics software in order to help understand the trends in popularity of the website and of different sections. No personally identifiable information is used in any of the reports involved in this package. Milk Street Kitchen use Google Analytics, who provide details of their Privacy Policy on the Google website. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, please visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptou

THE WEBSITE

This website and its owner take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Ellie Rymer and while I endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, I make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Milk Street Kitchen. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

USE OF DATA

As part of the booking process you will be asked for details such as your name, address, email and phone number as well as emergency contact details for the day of your wedding. This is to allow for direct communication with you in the run up to and after your wedding and accurate invoicing. The information is stored securely by Milk Street Kitchen, until such time it is no longer required. Information is provided at your own discretion and will be disposed of upon request. This information will not be shared with any third parties.

USE OF COOKIES

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. To read the Cookie Policy, go to: http://www.milkstreetkitchen.co.uk/cookies.

ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Online dispute resolution is an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) procedure conducted online. If you have a dispute, please go to The ODR Platform portal.

The ODR Platform provides a portal for consumers to submit a complaint to a relevant, registered ADR provider with the aim of resolving the dispute. It offers a translation function to help facilitate cross-border disputes. This platform was created as a way to settle disputes out of court in a simple, fast and low-cost way.

CONTACT & COMMUNICATION

Users contacting this website and/or its owner do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 1998. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.

This website and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with free products/services, information about products/service, and newsletters with relevant information. This includes using your details to subscribe you to any email newsletter program the website operates.  This is by no means an entire list of your user rights in regard to receiving email marketing material. Your details are not passed on to any third parties.

EXTERNAL LINKS

Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites, similar to; http://www.websitename.co.uk.)

The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

ADVERTS AND SPONSORED LINKS

This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.

Clicking on any such adverts will send you to the advertisers website through a referral program which may use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from this website. This may include the use of cookies which may in turn be saved on your computers hard drive. Users should therefore note they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

SHORTENED LINKS IN SOCIAL MEDIA

This website and its owners through their social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy urls [web addresses] (this is an example: http://bit.ly/zyVUBo).

Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.

RESOURCES & FURTHER INFORMATION

GDPR 2018

Data Protection Act 1998

Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003

Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 – The Guide

Twitter Privacy Policy

Facebook Privacy Policy

Google Privacy Policy

Mailchimp Privacy Policy

ABOUT Milk Street Kitchen

Milk Street Kitchen is a sole trader business owned and managed by Ellie Rymer. The registered business address is