Who we are
Bermondsey Folk Festival is a free music festival in South London. Our website address is: https://www.bermondseyfolkfestival.co.uk.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
As a result of GDPR compliance, please take some time to review how we aim to keep any data safe.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
By using our contact form, we collect the name and email provided in the form in order to reply to your queries. Any other optional information such as social media will be used only for the purpose of add us as followers
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We do not run ads in our website. Links to other external websites which may do have collect analytics information but not related to Bermondsey Folk Festival
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Who we share your data with
We use WordPress as the our CMS management platform, by default WordPress does not share any personal data with anyone. Other data may be used to protect the site against hacking such as the IP address of those trying to access to the site’s management area and collected by security plugins
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
If you require further assistance regarding privacy, please email us at media (at) bluebermondsey.co.uk
How we protect your data
We use plugins to stop unauthorized access to the website. We also have 2-steps authorization system in place.