About the statement
through your use of this web site by 5mins ("5mins")
If you have requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard
to these practices please contact us at
A separate "Site Subscriber
you are registered in the 5mins database either via this site or by other means.
www.5mins.co.uk. Additional web sites within the Group are governed by their
respective privacy statements. We are not responsible for the data policies or procedures
or the content of other linked web sites outside of the Group.
We collect personal information from visitors to this web site through the use of
enquiry forms and every time you e-mail us your details. Other than this, we do
not store or capture personal information but simply log your IP address (this is
the technical standard which ensures messages get from one host to another and that
the messages are understood) which is automatically recognised by the web server.
Use of personal information
We process personal information collected via this web site for the purposes of:
- Identifying potential customers or subscribers.
- Providing you with the services that you have subscribed to or registered for.
- Dealing with your requests and enquiries.
- Carrying out customer and marketing research.
- Providing you with information about products and services offered by 5mins.
- We do not sell personal information collected through this site or use your personal
information for any other purposes than those stated above.
Cookies may be used by us to provide you with customised information from our web
site. A cookie is an element of data that a web site can send to your browser, which
may then store it on your system. Cookies allow us to understand who has seen which
pages and advertisements, to determine how frequently particular pages are visited
and to determine the most popular areas of our web site. C ookies may also allow
us to make our web site more user friendly by, for example, allowing us to save
your password so that you do not have to re-enter it every time to visit our web
web site. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. You do not have to accept
cookies, and you should read the information that came with your browser software
to see how you can set up your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie,
this will give you the opportunity to decide whether to accept it. If you disable
cookies from your browser you may not be able to access certain features of a particular
We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information.
We will only disclose personal information to companies and suppliers we engage
to process data on our behalf.
Given that the Internet is a global environment, using the Internet to collect and
process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international
basis. Therefore, by browsing this web site and communicating electronically with
us you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.
Pindar House, Thornburgh Road
Scarborough, North Yorkshire