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Privacy Policy and Cookies


Your privacy is important to Chris Dobson.  This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that Chris Dobson collects, and the ways in which Chris Dobson uses that personal information.


This document was created using a Contractology template available at

Personal information collection

Chris Dobson may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:

  • Contact details (including name, email address, postal address, phone number).
  • Information about your use of this website (including your IP address which will include information about your computer, your visits to, and use of the website, your approximate geographical location, your browser type, referral source, length of visit, number and type of page views).
  • Information about transactions carried out over this website (including your email address, postal address, phone number and purchase history).
  • Any other information that you send to Chris Dobson.

Using personal information

Chris Dobson does not rent or sell your personal information to, or share it with third parties.

Chris Dobson may use your personal information to:

  • Administer this website.
  • Send to you products that you purchase.
  • Supply to you services that you purchase.
  • Send to you statements and invoices.
  • Send you marketing communications.

Where Chris Dobson discloses your personal information to his agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, Chris Dobson may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.

Securing your data

Chris Dobson will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

Chris Dobson will store all the personal information you provide as paper copies or on computer hard drive.

Cyber security: you can shop here with complete confidence. All card payments are processed by Checkfront and Paypal, so Chris Dobson has no access to your card details, and no client data is held on this site or any related server or cloud.

Cross-border data transfers

Information that Chris Dobson collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which Chris Dobson operates to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.

Updating this statement

Chris Dobson may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website. 

You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes. 

Other websites

This website contains links to other websites. 

Chris Dobson is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.

Contact Chris Dobson

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or Chris Dobson’s treatment of your personal information, please write:

  • by email to, or
  • by post to Unit 3, Brown’s Yard, Bulls Bridge Farm, Bumpstead Road, Hempstead, Essex CB10 2PP, England.

You may request details of the personal details Chris Dobson holds on you under the Data Protection Act for a small administration fee of £10.00



This document was created using a Contractology template available at

About cookies

This website uses cookies.  By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to Chris Dobson's use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.

The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.  This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies.  Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on our website

Chris Dobson uses first-party cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

  • To recognise you when you return to the website
  • To help Chris Dobson to improve our website, offers, booking process and services and to understand our customers’ and website visitors’ needs and behaviour.

Google cookies

Chris Dobson uses cookies, including Google Analytics, to analyse the use of this website.  Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users' computers.  The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information.  Google's privacy policy is available at:

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. 

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector. 

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

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