Cookies and Privacy

This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected through our website. By using our website, you are consenting to this policy. Our Privacy Notice concerns information collected offline.

The Church of Scotland takes a proactive approach to user privacy and aims to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visit and to comply with all UK laws and requirements for user privacy. This policy aims to set out the various areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations and requirements of visitors and the website. This includes the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information.

Such information may be used in a number of ways to help improve our website and make it a better experience. Some examples may include:

  • Providing a more personalise experience for each user
  • Allowing users to register on our website, or when filling out a form (for example, when contacting us you may be asked for your name and email address)

Any user information collected is stored securely until it is no longer required or has no use, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation. Any personal information gathered is kept private and will never be passed on to third parties. Should you wish to contact us about the use of your information please contact Robert Monie, Data Protection Officer, Stichill Church, Kelso, TD5 7TB.

Cookies

Some essential features on our website will not work without cookies. And having other cookies switched off can affect the way you’ll be able to enjoy your experience using our site.

This website sets two necessary HTTP cookies to determine if you have accepted the cookie consent boxes provided in the Privacy & Cookies pop up window. These cookies expire within 24 hours.

SESSION cookies are only set when a user logs in to this site. These cookies contain a user’s authentication details, and other administrative settings. These login cookies expire within 15 days.

You can adjust your privacy settings by clicking on the Privacy & Cookies tab at the bottom of the page.

Learn more about cookies and what they do.

Contact and communications

This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected through our website. By using our website, you are consenting to this policy. Our Privacy Notice concerns information collected offline.

The Church of Scotland takes a proactive approach to user privacy and aims to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visit and to comply with all UK laws and requirements for user privacy. This policy aims to set out the various areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations and requirements of visitors and the website. This includes the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information.

Such information may be used in a number of ways to help improve our website and make it a better experience. Some examples may include:

  • Providing a more personalise experience for each user
  • Allowing users to register on our website, or when filling out a form (for example, when contacting us you may be asked for your name and email address)

Any user information collected is stored securely until it is no longer required or has no use, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation. Any personal information gathered is kept private and will never be passed on to third parties. Should you wish to contact us about the use of your information please contact Robert Monie, Data Protection Officer, Stichill Church, Kelso, TD5 7TB.

Users contacting Kelso Country Churches through this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. We make every effort to ensure that any data submitted in forms on this website by users is safe and secure. This information may be required for a variety of reasons, such as to help assist us in answering any questions, queries or requests for further information submitted by the user or to create a user profile.

External links

Although we aim to only include quality, safe and relevant external links, third party websites have separate and independent privacy policies. Therefore, we have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these websites. Users should therefore note that they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external websites that we link to. We do however, seek to protect the integrity of our website and welcome any feedback.