The privacy of your personal data is important to Slough Junior Athletics Club. The following sets out what we do and what we do not do with the information we collect using this website.
When using the web site, as with any other, information is gathered that relates to, and can identify you (e.g. your name and email address from where you contact us) and information that does not identify you (e.g. a visitor’s behaviour patterns when they visit our website).
We collect information that does not identify you to evaluate our site, ensure that our site and services run properly.
We may update this policy from time to time.
2. How do we gather information?
Information is collected in two ways:
(1) indirectly eg using the website; and
(2) directly eg when you contact us or subscribe to our news feed.
3. Why we collect it
We collect information about you so that we can personalise your use of the site, assist your use of the site and improve the site generally.
4. Who we disclose it to
4.1 We will only pass on information about you as an individual (as opposed to aggregate information) to third parties to enable us to perform services requested by you or with your prior consent. For example when you subscribe to our Newsfeed, we use a Google service called Feedburner to automate the email that is sent to you. Google stores and manages your subscription, and triggers and email to you when the blog is updated.
4.2 We may disclose or access your account if required to do so by law or by any Governmental body.
5. Data Protection
Slough Junior Athletics Club is registered with the Information Commissioner in the UK as a “data controller” in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998.
Keeping information about you secure is very important to us and certain sections of the site may encrypt data using SSL or a comparable standard. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure. As a result, whilst we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information which you send to us, and you do so at your own risk.
7. Accessing and updating your personal information
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 and request us to change/update this information. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email us at
9. Cookies and how they benefit you
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.
Our cookies help us:
Make certain functionality on the website work
Save you having to login every time you visit the site
Remember your settings during and between visits
Improve the speed/security of the site
Allow you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook
Personalise our site to you to help you get what you need faster
Continuously improve our website for you
Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
10. More about our Cookies
Website Function Cookies
Third party functions
Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video.
You can see third party privacy policies on the respective websites. Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties.
Social Website Cookies
So you can easily share or Like our content through Facebook, Twitter and other social channels we may include sharing buttons on our site.
The privacy policies relating to these services will vary and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
Turning Cookies Off
Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies. To do this look at the “help” menu on your browser. Switching off cookies may restrict your use of the website and/or delay or affect the way in which it operates.
Subscribers and Email Newsletter
If you submit your details via our Website, we may use this information to contact you about other relevant events and information. You may unsubscribe or opt out at any point which we will action as soon as is reasonably practicable.
If you have any questions in relation to the above please contact us at