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Privacy Policy

The Friends of Bedfordshire Youth Music ("We") recognise the importance of protecting the personal information and the privacy of data provided by you (and that which may personally identify you) which We collect in connection with your use of this website.

By using this website you are agreeing to the collection and use of your personal information as set out below. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to these practices please Contact us.

What information do we collect and why?

The information collected by this Website includes the user's Internet Protocol (IP) address which is automatically logged by our web server and used by us and our partners to analyse activity on this website at an aggregate level (number of visits and geographic optimisation etc). They are not cross-referenced with any other information such that an individual person could be identified.


A cookie is a small piece of information that many websites store on your computer’s hard drive when you visit them. We collect information automatically through the use of cookies to compile anonymous usage statistics and to enable us to determine the usefulness of website content to our users and the effectiveness of our navigational structure. They don’t tell us who you are unless you have specifically given us personally identifiable information. Cookies stored on your hard drive by this website are not accessible to other sites.

In addition, a persistent cookie may be stored when you post a comment to the News section of this website. This persistent cookie is used to remember you the next time you come to post a comment and does not contain any contact information.

Most browsers allow you to accept or reject cookies. Please refer to the help or documentation for your browser for more information on changing your browser settings.

Voluntarily provided data

We will not disclose voluntarily provided details to third parties or use the information in any other way without your prior consent. This includes, e-mail addresses, contact details and/or other details which users voluntarily provide in order to:

  1. provide financial assistance;
  2. provide goods and services to you;
  3. let you know about other goods and services in which you may be interested;
  4. inform you about changes and improvements to this and related websites;
  5. participate in online discussions (see below);

Where requests are made through our contact forms to pass a message on to other people it should be expected that the contact details you provide will also be passed on unless you specifically ask for them not to be.

User generated content

Where the News section is available, users are reminded that content submitted is for public viewing and discussion. Any personal information supplied by users in the Name, Location and Comment/Topic/Message fields is widely accessible. We are not responsible for the content posted by users of these services.

Links to other websites

This website may contains links to other sites that We are not able to control the content of. This privacy statement does not apply to these sites nor are we responsible for the content and practices of these websites.

Changes to our privacy policy

This privacy policy may change at any time, so you may wish to check it each time you visit this website.

Last Updated: June 2024