Privacy policy

Leeds Festival Chorus, registered charity no. 517127 (we or us) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy (together with our terms of use and any other documents referred to on it) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By giving us your contact and other information and/or by visiting our site (as defined below) you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

For the purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR), the data controller, under registration reference ZA298112, is Leeds Festival Chorus of 28 Boroughbridge Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 0NJ.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU

We will collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information you give us. This is information about you that you give us by filling in forms on our site(s) leedsfestivalchorus.org and leedsfestivalchorus.co.uk (our site) or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. It includes information you provide when you register to use our site, subscribe to our email service, search for a concert, place an order on our site, participate in discussion boards or other social media functions on our site, enter a competition, promotion or survey, and when you report a problem with our site. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number and, if you make a purchase using our site, financial and credit card information.

USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION

We need information given to us by Members on the grounds of Legitimate Interests as defined under the General Data Protection Regulation, in order that we may carry out our main purpose of putting on concerts as defined in Section 3 “Objects” of our Constitution:

  • To inform Members about administrative arrangements concerned with the activities of the Chorus;
  • Financial information concerning payment of subscriptions and, where appropriate, other activities of the Chorus (e.g. overseas tours);
  • To maintain records confirming that all singing Members have satisfied the requirement laid down in Section 5(4) of the Constitution that they provide evidence of acceptable musical ability;

We use information given to us by others:

  • to carry out obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;
  • to provide you with information about goods and services we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about;
  • to provide you with information about goods or services we feel may interest you. If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale or negotiations of a sale to you. If you are a new customer, we will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this. If you do not want us to use your data in this way please email and tell us;
  • to notify you about changes to our service;
  • to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

You agree that we only have the right to share your personal information with business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with you and, if necessary, analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our site.

We will otherwise only disclose your personal information to third parties: if we are under a duty to comply with any legal obligation, or to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Leeds Festival Chorus, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

YOUR RIGHTS

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking any relevant boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at secretary@leedsfestivalchorus.co.uk.

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites

ACCESS TO INFORMATION

GDPR gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with GDPR.

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to secretary@leedsfestivalchorus.co.uk.

In the centrepiece of #Chethams50 Chetham's Symphony Orchestra are joined next July by special guest players and singers for Mahler’s unsurpassable Symphony No. 8 (Symphony of a Thousand), to be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 from @BridgewaterHall
https://t.co/USJ206hLPm

Delighted for our friends in @LFChorus, with whom we recently performed Britten’s War Requiem, that they’re taking part in @Chethams 50th Anniversary centrepiece performance of Mahler’s 8th Symphony on 5th July 2019 in the Bridgewater Hall. https://t.co/vICYFitZxI

Thanks to @LFChorus for a truly wonderful concert in @StEds_Roundhay church last night.

Not long till tonight's Christmas concert at St Edmunds Roundhay! Featuring some 'interesting' carol arrangements by our conductor Simon. Tickets available on the door

It’s concert day today! We’re looking forward to singing carols and festive music tonight, 7.30pm at St. Edmund’s Church in Roundhay. Tickets available on the door. Hope to see you there!
#christmas #carols #roundhay #leeds