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Privacy policy

We do not collect any personal information when you visit our site as a visitor.

If you register on our site your information will used to confirm your vote and to contact you about the BRAVOs.

We will not pass on your details to anyone else unless required to do so by law.

What we collect

We may collect the following personal information:

  • email address
  • username

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation 5419_16.  

Cookie policy

We use a “session” cookie on this site. This cookie does not record any personal information. It is used to remember any preferences that you have set for the site whilst you are on our site. This cookie expires when you close your web browser.

This cookie is needed if you wish to register and login to our site. If you disable cookies in your web browser, you will still be able to use our site as a guest, but you will not be able to use features available to logged in users. 

When you first open our website, you will see a message letting you know that the site sets a cookie, as explained above. If you do not wish the session cookie to be set, you can disable cookies in your browser. Most browsers give you the choice of:-

  • Accepting all cookies
  • Blocking all cookies
  • Allowing or blocking cookies from specific web sites.
  • Allowing or blocking cookies from third party sites

Third party sites are sites that are not directly controlled by the site that you are on. These are often advertising cookies, but can also include social media links for example when sharing our pages to your social channels. 

We also use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using, how long they spend on the site, etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the General Data Protection Regulation.  If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to: The Office Manager, Restaurants Brighton, 20 Grant Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 9UN. Tel: 01273 382846.

If you have previously agreed to us processing your personal information for email marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at: hello@brightonrestaurantawards.co.uk

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Information on how to raise a concern about the way your personal data is being handled can be found on the ICO website: https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/raising-concerns/