Privacy Policy

The Bannermen LTD Website Privacy Policy

November 2018       

This website is operated by The Bannermen LTD (“we” or “us”).

We respect the privacy of users of our website and recognise that when you choose to provide us with information about yourself, you trust us to act in a responsible manner with that information. This privacy policy contains important information about how we use your personal information. 

What information do we collect?

At times we may request that you voluntarily supply us with personal information. Generally this information is requested when you want us to provide you with information.

We may gather the following information about you when you use this website:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • IP address (a unique identifier for your computer or other device)
  • Mobile device ID
  • Information provided by you in relation to submitting a job application to us (this may include sensitive personal information e.g. ethnic origin)

How do we use it?

We will use your personal information in the following ways. We are also required by law to state a “legal basis for processing”, i.e. to tell you on what grounds we are allowed to use your information, and this is also set out below:

We use your personal information . . . The legals of it:
to provide you with information that you have requested e.g. a newsletter, bulletins; we only use your personal information for this purpose if you have asked us to do so or provided us your consent.  You can withdraw your consent at any time. Please refer to the Your Rights section below.
to respond to specific queries or requests raised through this website; we only use your personal information for this purpose if you have asked us to do so or provided us your consent.  You can withdraw your consent at any time. Please refer to the Your Rights section below.
to provide you with better ways of accessing information from this website; we use your personal information to help us to deliver the best online experience to you and other website users that serve your legitimate interests.
to process and consider your job application; we use your personal information to assess your job application, and to keep you updated throughout the application process; only serving legitimate interests.

Do we pass your information to third parties?

We may send your personal information to other group companies, affiliates and third parties to help us process your personal information for the purposes set out in this policy. Further details of our group companies can be found here.

We may disclose your personal information if we or any of our assets are the subject of a sale or similar corporate transaction. We will ensure that the third parties who receive your personal information are required to keep it confidential.

The Bannermen LTD Cookie Policy

November 2018       

This website www.thebannermen.com is operated by The Bannermen LTD (“we” or “us”).

What are cookies?

Cookies are a small text files that are stored in your web browser that allows The Bannermen to recognize your device. Cookies can be used to collect, store and share bits of information about your activities across websites, including on The Bannermen’s website.

Cookies may be used for the following purposes:

  • to enable certain functions
  • to provide analytics
  • to store preferences
  • to enable ad delivers and behavioural advertising

The Bannermen use session and persistent cookies. A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to our website. These cookies expire after a short time, or when you close your web browser after visiting our website. We use these cookies to identify you during a single browsing session. A persistent cookie will remain on your device for a set period of time specified in the cookie.

Our cookies are mainly from Google Analytics. The purposes of these cookies are to collect information on how you use our website, including to distinguish unique users, throttle the request rate, determine which domain to measure, remember the number and time of previous visits, remember traffic source information, determine the start and end of a session, and remember the value of visitor-level custom variables.

Cookie information is not shared with third parties by default, but if Google Advertising features are turned on, data could be shared with Google AdWords. If users opt out or disable analytics in their data settings, you will enjoy all of the same functionality of the web, but your data will not be collected.

Name: Analytics.js (_ga); domain: https://analytics.google.com
The cookie captures and stores the Client ID field; a unique, randomly generated string that gets stored in the browser’s cookies, so subsequent visits to the same site can be associated with the same user. If not removed, the cookie is stored for two years.

Name: Analytics.js (_gid); domain: https://analytics.google.com
The cookie also captures and stores the Client ID field. If not removed the cookie is stored for 24 hours.

Name: Analytics.js (_gat); domain: https://analytics.google.com
The cookie throttles the request rate and does not store user data. If not removed, the cookie is stored for one minute.

How do third parties use cookies on www.thebannermen.com?

Third party companies like analytics companies and ad networks generally use cookies to collect user information on an anonymous basis. They may use that information to build a profile of your activities on The Bannermen’s website and other website’s you’ve visited.

What are your cookies options?

If you don’t like the idea of cookies or certain types of cookies, you can change your browser’s settings to delete cookies that have already been set and to not accept new cookies. To learn more about how to do this, visit the help pages of your browser.

Where can I find more information about cookies?

You can learn more about cookies by visiting the following third-party websites: