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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This is the online privacy policy for and

These online resources are owned by Expo Life. We take the privacy of all visitors to these websites seriously and have set out our position regarding privacy matters and the use of cookies below.

1. Information we collect

In operating our websites we may collect and process the following data about you:

Details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblog statistics and other communication data.

Information you provide by filling in forms on our website. This includes information you may give us over the phone, on social media or by email in communications with us.

We collect details such as your email and postal address to enable us to contact you with information we believe will be of legitimate interest to you.

2. Use of cookies

We may sometimes gather information about your computer, but this will not identify you personally; it is statistical data about our visitors and their use of our website. This statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever. It is used by us to analyse how visitors interact with the websites so that we can continue to develop and improve the content we present.

We may gather information about your general internet use by using a cookie file that is downloaded to your computer. Where used, these cookies are downloaded to your computer automatically. This cookie file is stored on the hard drive of your computer as cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

All computers have the ability to decline cookies. This can be done by activating the setting on your browser which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that should you choose to decline cookies, you may be unable to access particular areas of our websites.

3. Use of your information

The information that we collect and store relating to you is primarily used to enable us to provide our services to you. In addition, we may use the information for the following purposes:

3.1 For sending you emails containing information and links to online resources that we believe will be of legitimate interest to you, including, but not limited to, new products, offers, competition prizes and other relevant opportunities. You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from our emails at any time using the links at the bottom of every email. You can also opt out by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to let us know you want to be taken off our marketing lists.

3.2 On occasion, we aggregate data to help us to understand our audience and to inform the development or improvement of our services and marketing (for example how people use our websites and which pages they read).

4. Storing your personal data

Data is stored on secure servers. Details relating to any transactions entered into via our websites will be encrypted to ensure its safety. Any sensitive data shared with us by telephone, including payment information, will be destroyed after payment has been confirmed.

The transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of data sent to us electronically and the transmission of such data is entirely at your own risk.

5. Disclosing your information

Where applicable, we may disclose your personal information:-

Where we sell any or all of our business and/or our assets to a third party.

Where we are legally required to disclose your information.

To assist fraud protection and minimise credit risk.

6. Third party links

You might find links to third party websites on our websites. These websites should have their own privacy policies which you should check. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies whatsoever as we have no control over them.

7. Access to information

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) gives you the right to access the information that we hold about you. Should you wish to receive details that we hold about you please contact us using the contact details below.

8. Contacting us

We welcome any queries, comments or requests you may have regarding this policy. Please do not hesitate to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you would prefer to write to us then our contact address is Expo Life, Howard House, Hethersgill, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 6HW