Privacy Policy

The 16th Morecambe 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. If you have any queries or concerns regarding these practices, you should contact us. 

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. Registration information

When you communicate with, we ask for your name, email address and postcode. We usually also capture your IP address at the time you register.

3. Sharing of data

We may share data supplied by you (or collected about you) with other parts of The Scout Association – We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any third parties with regard to any donation you make to the 16th Morecambe Scout Group.

4. Advertising does not include interactive advertising for other businesses as part of the site operation.

5. Legal jurisdiction

All personal information and details held on and processed by computers situated in the United Kingdom.

6. Further information as part of its normal operation will not send out information emails.

7. Use of cookies by 16th Morecambe Scouts

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.

Cookie Settings

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

8. The Data Protection Act

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

9. Contacting

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

10. 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
o Can include country, city, state, region, county, or any other geographic data.
o Hostname
o Bandwidth (internet connection speed)
• Time of visit
• Pages visited
• Time spent on each page of the website
• Referring site statistics
o 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)
o 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