This privacy statement covers the information services relating to the website provided by The Leeds School of English as www.leedsschool.co.uk (The Leeds School of English website).
The purpose of this statement is to inform users of The Leeds School of English website about what information is collected about them when they visit this site, how this information is used, any disclosure to third parties and the ways in which users’ privacy is protected.
Confidentiality and security
The Leeds School of English takes your privacy seriously. Any information you provide will be held securely and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Your personal details are not normally disclosed to any third party. However, under certain circumstances, we may need to disclose your personal details to a third party so that:
- they can provide a service you have requested;
- we can fulfil a request for information.
Any information about you that we pass to a third party will be held securely by that party, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, and used only to provide the services or information you have requested.
You have a right to request a copy of your personal details used for such purposes to check the accuracy of the information held. If you wish to do this, please write (explaining that your interest is in the website www.leedsschool.co.uk) to the:
The Leeds School of English, Stewart House, St Andrews Court, St Andrews Street, Leeds, LS3 1JY
Information we collect from visitors for our own use
We collect several kinds of information from visitors to www.leedsschool.co.uk depending on the part of the site being visited: e-mail enquiries, student recruitment, e-mail addresses, site usage information and, in a few cases, personal details such as your name and postal details if you order publications/documents to be sent or register for a service provided by The Leeds School of English (for example, the student pick-up service).
Where we store your personal data
You should be aware that, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk.
Enquiries, comments and questions
If you send an enquiry by e-mail to a specific contact listed on The Leeds School of English website, this will be passed to the relevant department so that they can fulfil your information request.
If you sign up for a subscription e-mail service, we will hold the information you have provided for as long as you require access to the service requested. If you inform us that you wish to cancel a subscription we will remove you from our mailing list and your details will be deleted from our records.
Site usage information and cookies
Cookies are pieces of data created when you visit a site and are stored in the cookie directory of your hard drive. They generally do not expire at the end of your session. Cookies do not contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user. They are used to help you when you return to a website. For example, they may enable you to return directly to a particular part of the site by ‘remembering’ where you last accessed. If you choose not to accept the cookies (by setting your browser to reject them), this should not affect your access to the majority of facilities available on our website.
Where cookies are used
See our Cookies statement below for more information.
Linking to other sites from The Leeds School of English’s website
The Leeds School of English website contains many links to other sites, to help you find the information you need. These may be ‘official partners’ of The Leeds School of English Limited or other third parties with information likely to be of interest and relevance to those using our website. The Leeds School of English is not responsible for the privacy practices of the organisations that operate these other sites. You should be aware of this when you leave www.leedsschool.co.ukand, if concerned, read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.
We may use advertising on parts of The Leeds School of English website. No information will be passed to such advertisers or their agents about those using The Leeds School of English website unless such users ‘click through’ to a specific advertiser’s site and offer their personal details directly to the advertiser.
- Collect anonymous information on the pages visited
- Remember choices you make to improve your experience
BY CONTINUING TO USE THIS SITE YOU AGREE TO COOKIES BEING SET ON YOUR MACHINE
Our website www.leedsschool.co.uk aims to give you the best user experience, whilst valuing your privacy. See our privacy statement for more information.
1. What are Cookies and what are their purposes
2. How to control and delete Cookies
If you want to block Cookies or restrict what types of cookies are placed on your computer use the “help” feature on your web browser, which you can access by pressing your F1 key on the top of your keyboard. Search for Cookies and it will explain where in the menu you will have the option to control what Cookies can be set and how you can delete existing Cookies. Restricting cookies will have an impact on your browsing experience on this site, but this should be minor in most cases.
www.aboutcookies.org contains a large amount of information on how to manage Cookies and your privacy online. There’s information on how to delete cookies and more information on what they are and do. For deleting cookies on mobile phones and mobile devices you may need to visit the manufacturer’s website for more information on managing Cookies.