For the purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and the UK data protection laws, the controller is Sonning Cricket Club (the “Club”).
This privacy notice sets out the way we process your personal data and we’ve created this privacy notice to make sure you are aware of how we use your data as a member of, or visitor to our club or to our website. This information is provided because Data Protection Law gives individuals rights to understand how their data is used. Members are all encouraged to read this Privacy Notice and understand the club’s obligations to its entire community. This Privacy Notice applies alongside any other information the Club may provide about a particular use of personal data, for example when collecting data via a paper form.
We may collect your personal data in a few limited ways, namely:
We may collect the following types of personal data about you:
When you contact the club via the website, email, post, phone or SMS, we collect, store and use certain information which you disclose to us. This may include name, address, telephone email or mobile number and other communication data. If you contact us, we may keep a record of that communication.
In order to improve the quality of the service we provide, we may ask you to complete a survey. You do not have to respond to this request.
Personal data provided to us will be used for the purposes set out at the time of collection and, where relevant, in accordance with any preferences you express.
More generally, we will use your personal data for the following purposes:
We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage and disclosure of personally identifiable information. Our security procedures mean that we may occasionally request proof of identity before we disclose personal information to you.
We will always respect your wishes in respect of what type of communications you want to receive from us and how you want to receive them. There are some communications, however, that we need to send you regardless of your marketing preferences in order for us to fulfil our contractual obligations to you as a member of the club. Examples of these essential communications are:
You are in control of how we communicate with you. You can update your choices and/or contact details by contacting us at:
Email: [email protected]
We do not sell or share your personal data for other organisations to use other than as set out below.
Personal data collected and processed by us may be shared with the following third parties, where necessary:
We will keep your personal data only for as long as is necessary for each purpose we use it. For the majority of membership data, this means we will retain it for as long as you have a valid club membership and for a period of six years after your last interaction with the club (for accounting, record keeping and tax reporting purposes).
Your internet browser has the in-built facility for storing small files – “cookies” – that hold information which allows the website to recognise your account. Our website takes advantage of this facility to enhance your experience. You can prevent your computer from accepting cookies, but if you do, certain functionality on the website may be impaired.
Under certain circumstances, by law you have the right to:
Please note that the above rights are not absolute, and we may be entitled to refuse requests where exceptions apply.
If you have any concern about privacy at Sonning Cricket Club, please email us (i[email protected]) and we will try to resolve the issue for you.