North Devon & North Cornwall

Short Mat Bowling Federation

Website Privacy Policy

North Devon & North Cornwall Short Mat Bowling Federation

North Devon & North Cornwall Short Mat Bowling Federation (The Federation) recognises that respecting user privacy over the Internet is of utmost importance. This privacy statement is designed to provide information about the privacy and data collection practices for the site: If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement please contact:

The Secretary


William J Poppleton

Tel: 01769 561331


Identifying Information

In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or providing any information about yourself.  In some areas of the site, we may ask you to fill out an online form in order to take part in a competition or to administer your relationship with us. The information you submit in this way is not held on this website.

Third Party Links

The Federation website may provide links to other sites. Other Internet sites and services have separate privacy and data collection practices. Once you leave the website The Federation cannot control, and has no responsibility for, the privacy policies or data collection activities at other websites.


At times, we will use a feature on your web browser to send your computer a "cookie". We do not use cookies to retrieve any personal information from your computer. We only use cookies to learn ways to enhance our site, and to give you better, more personalized service while in our web site. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies. However, some functions of the site will not work if you refuse cookies.

First Party Cookies – These cookies are set by the domain of the website that you are visiting and essential to site function.

Third party Cookies – These cookies are set by domains different to the one you are visiting and are used for statistical purposes.

We may also sometimes use video embedding, like YouTube or Vimeo (3rd party) to enhance your experience of content on our site. You can find out about YouTube’s Cookie policy here:, and Vimeo’s here:

Disabling Cookies

If you would like to restrict the use of cookies you can control this in your Internet browser.  Links to advice on how to do this for the most popular Internet browsers are provided below for convenience and will be available for the Internet browser of your choice either online or via the software help (normally available via key F1).

Internet Explorer

Google Chrome

Mozilla Fiefox

Apple Safari 

Children’s Privacy Protection

The Federation is sensitive to the heightened need to protect the privacy of children under the age of 13. All the material on our web site is not intended for children and is not targeted to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect data from children and, if we learn that we have received personal data from a child, we will securely delete it.

Changes to this Policy

The Federation may from time to time revise its privacy policy. You should therefore periodically visit this page, so you are aware of any such revisions. We will not, however, use your existing information in a manner not previously disclosed. You will be advised if we need to collect any new personal information and we will request your explicit consent to use it by requesting you to sign our Privacy Statement. The Federation’s Privacy Statement Document can be found here

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about our privacy policy and/or the practices of our web site, you can write to The Federation Secretary using the contact details above.