Morningside Bakes Bespoke wedding and celebration cakes.

Privacy Notice

This privacy policy explains how we use any personal information we collect about you when you use this website.


What information do we collect about you?

We collect information about you when you place an order for products or services. Website usage information is collected using cookies.


Data retention periods

The retention period for analytical data and data emailed to us is 38 months. We must keep records of invoice details for 5 years after the 31 January submission deadline of the relevant tax year for HMRC purposes.


Transfers of your information outside the European Economic Area

Your information will be transferred and stored outside the European Economic Area (EEA) in the circumstances set out below. We will also transfer your information outside the EEA or to an international organisation in order to comply with legal obligations to which we are subject (compliance with a court order, for example). Where we are required to do so, we will ensure appropriate safeguards and protections are in place.

Wave Financial Inc.

For the purpose of issuing invoices and managing accounts within waveapps software. Information is stored in Canada. You can view their privacy policy here: https://my.waveapps.com/privacy/

Google Analytics
Information collected by Google Analytics (your IP address and actions you take in relation to our website) is transferred outside the EEA and stored on Google's servers. You can access Google's privacy policy here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Country of storage: United States of America. This country is not subject to an adequacy decision by the European Commission.]
Safeguard(s) used: Google has self-certified its compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield which is available here: https://www.privacyshield.gov/welcome. The EU-U.S. Privacy Shield is an approved certification mechanism under Article 42 of the General Data Protection Regulation, which is permitted under Article 46(2)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation. You can access the European Commission decision on the adequacy of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield here: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/data-protection/international-transfers/adequacy/index_en.htm


How will we use the information about you?

We collect information about you to process your order and manage your account. We use your information collected from the website for analytic purposes via Google Analytics. This tool measures website activity using an external service. Only totally anonymised data is shared with the provider, Google. You can read Google's policy here: Google’s privacy policy

We do not pass on your personal information to anybody else.


Access to your information and correction

You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email enquiries@morningsidebakes.co.uk. We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.


Cookies

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. For further information visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However in a few cases some of our website features may not function as a result.

Cookies used on this site are:

Cookie name: _ga
Essential or non-essential:
non-essential
Expiry time:
2 years
Cookie purpose:
Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Cookie name: _gat
Essential or non-essential: non-essential
Expiry time: 2 years
Cookie purpose:
Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

Cookie name: _gid
Essential or non-essential: non-essential
Expiry time: 2 years
Cookie purpose:
Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.


Other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own privacy policies.


Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this we b page. This privacy policy was last updated on 25th May 2018.


How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you: enquiries@morningsidebakes.co.uk