What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as post code
- other information relevant to the business of the orchestra
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to help us understand your musical capabilities, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Assess suitability for membership of the orchestra.
- We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information by not entering answers to particular questions or not using particular facilities provided within the site. However, within the Application Form, failure to answer the questions may well mean your application is rejected. We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you, in the first instance please make contact with the Secretary through the contacts page. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.