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Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on the Bath Echo site, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form or buy advertising.

When registering on our website, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously if you so wish.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve advertisements on our site. We also use a number of other advertising companies who use similar techniques to monitor their adverts.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  1. To personalise your experience – (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs).
  2. To improve our website – (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you).
  3. To improve customer service – (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs).
  4. To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature on the Bath Echo website.
  5. To send periodic emails to you.

The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then if necessary encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorised with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After any transaction that may take place, your private information will not be stored on our servers.

Do we use cookies?

Yes, we do use cookies.

Cookies are small files that a site transfers to your computer through your browser (if you allow it) that enables the our website to recognise you and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information that we may collect offline.

Your Consent

By using the Media Bath or Bath Echo websites, you consent to our Privacy Policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. We reserve the right to amend this policy without notifying our users.

How To Contact Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the email address: