This privacy policy sets out how Beard uses and protects any information that you give Beard when you use this website.

Beard is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website; then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Beard may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1/4/2019.


What we collect

Our website uses Google Analytics. Google analytics collects first-party-cookies, data related to the device/browser, IP address and on-site activities to measure and report statistics about user interactions on the website. Users may disable cookies or delete any individual cookie.

In addition Google Analytics supports and optional browser add on that - once installed and enabled - disables measurement by Google Analytics for any site a user visits. Note that this add-on only disables Google Analytics measurement. Click here for the link to the browser add-on.

Google analytics also collects Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to provide and protect the security of the service, and to give website owners a sense of which country, state or city in the world their users come from (known as geo-location).



What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Analysis of the performance of our site, and in particular the information that interests our audience
  • Internal record keeping
  • We may use the information to improve our services


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.