Privacy Policy

Personal details: We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully. We collect information about you to enable us to process your order (including to communicate with you regarding any order you might have placed). We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent. Credit and debit card details are collected by selected payment service provider(s) Paul Priestley art courses has no access to this information.

Mailing lists: We send marketing information to customers about our products only.

Third parties: We do not disclose your personal data to our business partners to facilitate the offering of their goods or services to you when you visit our site. We will not otherwise sell or provide your personal data to third parties for marketing purposes – unless you consent.

Statistics: We may use general information from our customer database, for statistical purposes. However this information will not identify any individual customer.

Cookies: Cookies In Use on This Site
Cookies and how they Benefit You

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites
Our cookies help us:
Make our website work as you’d expect
Remember your settings during and between visits
Improve the speed/security of the site
Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
Continuously improve our website for you
Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)
We do not use cookies to:
Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
Pass data to advertising networks
Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below
Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

Our own cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:
Remembering your search settings
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.
Social Website Cookies

So you can easily Like or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.
Cookies are set by:
Facebook – Privacy Policy
AddThis – Privacy Policy provide us with lots of sharing buttons all in one neat package
The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytics programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.
We use:
Turning Cookies Off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how
here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites
It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.

More information: For information about your rights under UK data protection laws, see the web site of the UK Data Protection Commissioner. You can email us at info@paulpriestley.com to talk about our privacy policy.