Cookie Policy & The Brixham Pirate Festival Privacy Policy

Who are we?
Brixham Pirate Festival Ltd is a not-for-profit limited company whose directors work with Brixham Pirate Festival Committee fundraising, organising and running the annual Brixham Pirate Festival.

What do we use your data for? ​
We use the data to communicate with you so we can fundraise, organise and run the annual Brixham Pirate Festival.

What data do we hold electronically?
The data include some or all of the following, and only as much as necessary to document your involvement with that year’s festival: Business name/personal name/contact email address/postal address/ contact phone number, if appropriate/ amount to be paid to, or paid by, Brixham Pirate Festival Ltd./your business logo/text of preferred map listing content.

Who can access your data?
Only the members of the Committee who are dealing with your involvement with the Festival have access to your data. Your data will not be made available to any other organisation or individuals.

When will my data be removed?
It will be removed from our electronic systems at the end of our accounting year. The current year ends on 30/6/2020.

Can I find out what data you hold for me?
Yes, contact us. See contact details below.

Will you remove my data if I change my mind, or amend them if I ask?
Yes, contact us. See contact details below.

We will check the information we hold for you is correct before we go to press (festival map & programme). Other checks and amendments will be made as necessary during the festival preparation and accounting period.

Contact details:
Peter Berresford (overall festival organisation and invoicing)
Alison Kirby (festival map, sponsorships and donations)


About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains:

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies ?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use ?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.

The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing contents on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

How can I control the cookie preferences ?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit,