Privacy & Cookies

Byte Night and Action for Children are committed to protecting the privacy of its supporters and stakeholders. We fully comply with the Data Protection Act 1998.


What this privacy policy covers

Byte Night and Action for Children takes the privacy of its supporters and other stakeholders very seriously.

This privacy policy covers Byte Night and Action for Children’s treatment of personally identifiable information that Byte Night and Action for Children collects on the Byte Night website.

This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Action for Children does not control that may be linked to the Byte Night website.

What information do we compile?

We capture information to support the proper banking of donations and to support our e-newsletter, and in this instance we only record your email address, or if you have requested information to be sent, in which case we only record your email address, name and address.

In addition information is automatically retrieved on your browsing behaviour through the site. This is used only in aggregate form; no individual registered user is identified. The aggregated data lets us analyse site traffic and ensure that we provide you with a more relevant service.

What do we do with the information we collect?

The email address that you provide when you subscribe to our e-newsletter, lets us send you information about important issues and changes to the site via email every two months. Each time you receive a message you will have the option to decline to receive further information from Byte Night or Action for Children.

The email address, name and address you provide when you request information to be sent will only be used to communicate with you about this information in future.

We do not sell or rent your information to anyone.

Use of cookies

We only use cookies on our website for technical reasons and not to collect users’ personal information.

Our information

The information contained in this website is supplied by Byte Night and Action for Children for individuals seeking to find out more about childcare issues, the work of Byte Night and Action for Children and how to get involved.

While we try hard to ensure the accuracy of the information, neither the editors nor Byte Night and/or Action for Children can be held responsible for the consequences of any actions arising from the use of information gained from this website.

Change to this privacy policy

We may amend this policy from time to time as we develop our site. If we make any substantial changes in the way we use your personal information, we will notify you by posting a prominent announcement on our pages.

Questions or suggestions

If you have any questions or suggestions please email us or call our Supporter Helpline on 08457 626579, (calls charged at local rate, open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday).