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Disclaimer

UKW cannot accept responsibility or liability for any messages posted on the site. If you feel a post or thread has inappropriate content please report the post or contact a moderator.

Any posts on UKW are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of UKW. UKW will not be held liable and cannot take responsibility for the actions or views expressed by members on the site.

GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION – 2018 (GDPR)

To comply with the GDPR you need to be made aware that your “UKWorkshop” account will, at a bare minimum, contain a uniquely identifiable name (hereinafter “your user name”), a personal password used for logging into your account (hereinafter “your password”) and a personal, valid email address (hereinafter “your email”). Your information for your account at “UKWorkshop” is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the United Kingdom.

Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your email address required by “UKWorkshop” during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of “UKWorkshop”. In all cases, you have the option of what information in your account is publicly displayed. Furthermore, within your account, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of automatically generated emails.

Furthermore, we will store all of the IP address(es) that you use to post with. This is required for the purposes of “UKWorkshop” board functionality in order to help prevent spam and abuse.

The personal details that you gave us when you signed up will be used solely for the purposes of “UKWorkshop” board functionality. They will not be used for anything else and neither will they be passed on to any third party without your explicit consent. You can check, at any time, the personal details “UKWorkshop” is holding about you from the Profile section of your UCP.

The only other information about you is that which you decide to post on the forums & site, whereupon it is considered to be “publicly available”. Please remember that any information that is disclosed on both the forums & site becomes public as soon as you have posted it. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal information. Any threads, posts & uploads are archived permanently as well as indexed by search engines and online archives, even if your account is removed.

Third Party Advertising

We use Google and other third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use information (not including your name or email address) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please click here.

HOW DO WE USE COOKIES ON THIS BOARD?

We use files known as cookies on UKWorkshop to improve its performance and to enhance your user experience. By using UKWorkshop you agree that we can place these types of files on your device.

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are small text files that a website may put on your computer, or mobile device when you first visit that site or one of its pages.

There are many functions that a cookie can serve. For example, a cookie will help the website, or another website, to recognise your device the next time you visit it. UKWorkshop uses the term “cookies” in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.

Certain cookies contain personal information – for example, if you click on “remember me” when logging on, a cookie will store your username. Most cookies will not collect information that identifies you, but will instead collect more general information such as how users arrive at and use UKWorkshop, or a user’s general location.

WHAT SORT OF COOKIES DOES UKWorkshop USE?

Cookies can perform several different functions:

1. Necessary Cookies
Some cookies are essential for the operation of UKWorkshop. These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for.
2. Performance Cookies
These cookies may collect anonymous information on the pages visited. For example, we might use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective and to determine why some pages are receiving error messages.
3. Functionality Cookies
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience.
UKWorkshop may also allow third parties to serve cookies that fall into any of the categories above. For example, like many sites, we may use Google Analytics to help us monitor our website traffic.

CAN A BOARD USER BLOCK COOKIES?

To find out how to manage which cookies you allow, see your browser’s help section or your mobile device manual – or you can visit one of the sites below, which have detailed information on how to manage, control or delete cookies.

www.aboutcookies.org
www.allaboutcookies.org

Please remember that if you do choose to disable cookies, you may find that certain sections of UKWorkshop do not work properly.

COOKIES ON UKWorkshop FROM SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES

UKWorkshop may have links to social networking websites (e.g. Facebook, Twitter or YouTube). These websites may also place cookies on your device and UKWorkshop does not control how they use their cookies, therefore UKWorkshop suggests you check their website(s) to see how they are using cookies.

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