Privacy Policy Statement

1. General
This policy covers all sites produced by Ripe Ideas Limited (“Ripe”). Ripe is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you what personal information Ripe collects and the purposes for which it uses this information. This policy may change from time to time so please check back here periodically. In reviewing this privacy policy, please read our Terms and Conditions. If you wish to contact Ripe concerning any matter relating to your personal information then please contact

2. Disclosures
Ripe may disclose your information, under strict terms of confidentiality and restriction of use, to partners of Ripe who supply services on behalf of Ripe and who require to process personal data in the provision of such services. When you use “Ripe Services” you are consenting to the disclosure of your personal information to Ripe’s partners. Ripe will not disclose any of your personal information to any other third parties without your express consent.

However, under certain circumstances the force of law may require the provision of information to legal authorities. In order to maintain the integrity of its website and safeguard the interests of its subscribers Ripe will comply with any such legally binding request.

3. Information Collected
3.1. Identifiable information – Your information is collected when you register or fill in a form on a Ripe website, or you send an email to Ripe. The information that is provided by you will only be used for the purpose for which it is provided, unless you are informed otherwise at the time of giving the information. You may inform Ripe at any time if you wish Ripe to cease using your personal information.

3.2. Non identifiable information – Ripe will from time to time collect information from you that does not reveal your personal identity. Ripe uses this information for editorial purposes, and occasionally for other internal purposes. This information is only used in aggregate form and is not connected to any name, address or other personal identifying information.

4. Use of personal information
Ripe processes personal information for the purpose of providing a personalised service, conducting market research surveys, running competitions and providing you with information about products and services on offer. Ripe may from time to time use your contact information to tell you about news or events provided by Ripe or one of its strategic partners. You may opt-out of receiving such mailings, either when you register with Ripe or at any time afterwards. Ripe may also contact you with important information about your registration details even if you have opted-out of receiving promotional emails.

5. Use of Cookies
Cookies are small amounts of information that are sent to and are stored on your computer. They are used to identify you when you visit the site, and to make your use of the site more convenient for you. Cookies are used to remember usernames, passwords and preferences and to deliver a faster and more personalised service.

The Ripe site and service may contain advertisements created and provided by a third party. These advertisements may place Cookies on your computer that collect information about you and your use of the Internet. Ripe does not control the collection or use of your information by such advertisers and this privacy policy does not apply to such information.

If you do not wish to have Cookies placed on your computer you can disable Cookies on your Internet browser. Turning them off however will mean that you may not be able to enjoy the Ripe web sites to their fullest.

6. Links
There are links on Ripe web sites to third party web sites which Ripe has no control over. Ripe accepts no responsibility or liability for any third party practices on third party websites. Ripe advises you to carefully read 3rd party privacy statements prior to the use of any third party website.

7. International Transfers
Ripe shall take steps to ensure that any transfer of data to a country or territory outside the European Economic Area, whose laws provide for a different standard of protection for your personal data than that provided under English law, shall be made subject to contractual arrangements which will require that your data be processed to at least a standard compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998.

8. Security
This Website has security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information under Ripe’s control. However no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure and whilst Ripe strives to protect your personal information, Ripe cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once Ripe receives the transmission, Ripe makes best efforts to ensure the security on the system.

9. Correspondence

All correspondence relating to the Website should be sent to:

Ripe Ideas Limited Limited, 56 Canberra Road, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 2HW

Registration No 04901345
Vat No 807 8807 02
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