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PRIVACY POLICY
WalkinWales Privacy Policy Statement
This document was last updated on April 30, 2011.

WalkinWales understands the value of your personal information and we respect your right to privacy. We are committed to maintaining your confidence and trust. This commitment includes protecting the personal information that we obtain from you.


Information We Collect

General: Unless you provide information voluntarily, we will not collect any personal information about you when you visit http://www.walkinwales.co.uk . If we ask you to provide information that personally identifies you, our request to do so will be specific. If you register to receive our newsletters, or purchase items from our eShop, we will ask for personal information such as your name, e-mail address, postal address, phone number and credit card information. If we want you to provide additional information, we will explain why we need the additional information and how it will be used at the time of the request.


Use of Information

We Collect We use your personal information in several ways:

1. To fulfill your requests and process your transactions.
2. To respond to your email messages.
3. To support your customer relationship with the WalkinWales. For example, if you provide us with an e-mail or postal address, you may receive mailings from the WalkinWales with information concerning special offers, new services or products.

You can unsubscribe to mailings from us at any time. Please refer to the “Opt Out” section of this Policy for details on the “opt out” process.
We may combine the personal information that we collect from you on our websites with other information that you provide to us in connection with your use of our other products and services.


Third Party Relationships

We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on behalf of the WalkinWales, including delivering purchases, and processing event registration. We will only provide such companies with the personal information that they need to deliver the service that we have requested of them. They are prohibited from using the personal information that we provide to them for any other purpose and we make reasonable efforts to ensure that all third parties with whom we share personal information undertake to adhere to this Policy. We do not otherwise share your personal information with third parties, unless you have granted us permission to do so.

We may disclose or use your personal information when we, in good faith, believe that either the law requires us to do so or such action is necessary to protect or defend the WalkinWales’s rights or property.

Access, Correction and Maintenance of Personal Information We provide reasonable and practical access for you to identify inaccuracies in your personal information. If you provide us with personal information through the website, you have the right to access this data.

To request an update, modification, or deletion of any personal information maintained by the WalkinWales, you can contact us . We will, upon request, update or delete your personal information; however, we will not be able to update or delete data that has been archived as part of our normal business operations.

We keep the personal information collected through our website as long as it is required to service your request, or until you request its deletion. We retain aggregated information collected about your visit to our website (ie. browser type, domain name, pages visited) until we have completed our review and analysis of this information.

We do not add third party data to your personal information or maintain your personal information in a merged or supplemented format.

Amazon and other Affiliate associations

WalkinWales is a participant in the Amazon Europe S.à r.l. Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

WalkinWales is an affiliate of Affiliate Window, Commission Junction, Sykes Cottages and Hoseasons.


Opt Out Process

We make every effort to contact you only if you have previously elected to receive communications from us.

At any time, you can “opt out” of receiving direct mail and marketing material from WalkinWales, such as product and service updates, by following the “unsubscribe” instructions contained within the communication or by contacting us.

If at any time in the future we decide to use your personal information for a purpose not currently stated in this Policy, we will modify the Policy to disclose such usage in accordance with Section 9 below.


Links to Third Party Websites and Use of Discussion Forums

Websites accessed from this site via hyperlinks or links to other sites may be governed by privacy policies and practices that differ from this Policy. The information practices of other third party websites linked to this site are not covered by this Policy. You are encouraged to become familiar with the privacy policies and practices of every website you visit prior to disclosing any personal information.

Information posted to blogs, discussion forums, bulletin boards, chat rooms and other public forums may be displayed publicly. Please consider this before posting.


Security of Personal Information

We store your personal information in a secure location that is accessible only by designated staff. We make reasonable efforts to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration or destruction. In addition, we use a secure server to protect the safety and security of transactions over the Internet involving personal information.


Use of Cookies

A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identifier that is placed on a your computer’s hard drive when you visit a website. We use session based and persistent first party cookies to improve your access and ease of use of our website. We also use first party cookies to improve our understanding of your needs and interests, so that we can offer you personalised content and enhance your web-browsing experience. The non-personal information collected from our use of first party cookies is not linked to your personal information. Cookies do not damage your system or files in any way.

Most browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and permit users to control how and when they will be accepted. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should consult the documentation that accompanied your browser or check with your Internet Service Provider (ISP). If you chose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this and other websites that you visit.


Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may modify or amend this Policy from time to time. In an effort to keep you informed of changes to this Policy, we will indicate the effective date of the currently posted policy at the top of the Policy. Changes to this Policy will not affect our use of previously provided personal information. No personal information provided by you under the terms of this Policy (or any prior version of this Policy) will be used in a manner that is materially inconsistent with it, without your prior written permission.

AFFILIATES

WalkinWales is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.


Acceptance

By using http://www.walkinwales.co.uk , you signify your acceptance of this Policy, as amended from time to time in accordance with Section 9 above. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions contained in this Policy, please do not use this website.


Contact Us

If you have thoughts, questions or suggestions about this Privacy Policy Statement or any other aspect of your relationship with the WalkinWales, please contact us at:

Website Administrator
WalkinWales
11 Church St.,
Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire.
Wales
SA19 6BH

Terms and Conditions of Use

Website Terms and Conditions

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1. The contents of this Web Site is the copyright of WalkinWales and its owner Clickbridge Solutions. Walkinwales copyright must remain on all reproductions of the material (“the Material”) obtained from this Web Site.

2. You may download, store and use the Material for your own personal use, research or that of your firm and Company. You may not publish, retransmit, redistribute or make the same available on any Web Site, Blog, On-Line service or Bulletin Board of your own or of any other party or make the same available in hard copy or on any other media without express prior written consent.

3. Nothing on this Web Site constitutes advice nor does the transmission, downloading or sending of any information or the material create any contractual relationship.

4. This Web Site may contain links to external sites outside the control of WalkinWales and ClickBridge Solutions and ClickBridge Solutions accepts no liability of responsibility for the contents of those external sites and you enter them at your own risk.

5. ClickBridge Solutions accepts no liability or responsibility whatsoever for any loss or damage suffered by any use of the information contained on this web site or any other web site referred to or linked through the web site. By your use of this web site you are deemed to accept the above terms and conditions.

AFFILIATES

WalkinWales is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

Contact Us

If you have thoughts, questions or suggestions about this Statement or any other aspect of your relationship with WalkinWales, please contact us at:

WalkinWales Administrator
ClickBridge Solutions
11 Church St.,
Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire.
Wales
SA19 6BH

About Us

ABOUT WALK IN WALES

Many great walkers, writers and photographers have documented and described Wales’ beautiful landscape. We will be following in their footsteps, but looking through new eyes.

We are different …
We have set out here to provide walks described from the point of view of artists, photographers, birdwatchers and other specialists. Most of these are very well-known and popular walks that have been described many times before but usually only from a hiking perspective. Our walks will provide you with impetus to revisit these walks with new insight and a fresh viewpoint to increase your enjoyment of your walks in Wales.

We provide …
We also provide quick links to walking guides, OS maps, books and walking accessories which can be purchased safely online directly through us or our associated shops.

Explore the Welsh countryside on foot and stay and recover in a comfortable cottage with Easycottages.com

Walking Links

LINKS TO OTHERS

Stay & Fish – Accommodation for Anglers and their families

The Walking Holiday Company – Self-guided hikes and walking vacations with baggage transfer in England, Scotland & Wales.
David Bellamy and Jenny Keal
Wales Walking Holidays Specialists – Celtic Trails
Walking Holidays and Climbing Courses in Snowdonia
Walkingworld
Ordnance Survey – Britain’s national mapping agency
BBC – South West Wales Nature – Walks
Outdoor Writer’s Guild
Seren Ventures – mountain guiding business in Snowdonia
Fishing in Kite Country
guide to fishing, walking, and wildlife conservation
West Wales Holiday Cottages – some nice walks in Ceredigion in here
Coast and Country Holidays
Over 250 Welsh self catering holiday cottages in West Wales; Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion.
John Keates Photography

Brecon Beacons Park Society
Pembrokeshire Coast Authority
Walking routes directory
Ty Castell Guesthouse
4 Star bed & breakfast guesthouse in Nantgaredig, Carmarthenshire.
Active Hotels Find local accomodation to stay in when you are walking in Wales.
Ray Edgar Photography – Superb professional photography of Welsh landscape
Sea2Summit – Mountaineering Services in Snowdonia
GO Midwales – Tourism site for Ceredigion and Mid Wales with an excellent walks section
Brecon Beacons Walks and Walking Holidays – Walking, walks, walk routes and holidays in the Brecon Beacons
Walk and Talk Mystic Wales
Craig y Nos Castle – stay at magnificent Craig-y-Nos Castle, the ideal wedding, party, and conference venue, and enjoy the splendour of the lovely Brecon Beacons National Park.
Fieldsmanbooks – Website covering accessible guides and locations.
Garnffrwd Country Holidays and Trout Fishery – Want to fish? This is the place to come.
Landscape Photography in Wales – North Wales based Landscape Photography taken whilst hiking amongst the Snowdonia mountains.
UK Active – Free outdoors information hub for the UK and around the world.
Countryside Access Wales – We show CRoW access land, restrictions to the access and various promoted routes and sites throughout Wales.
Cross Country Films – Video of ‘Snowdonia’s River of Gold’
Leaping Stiles – a website aimed at any person that enjoys walking or would like to know more about walking in Powys.

Mickledore is a well established UK company specialising in self-guided walking holidays for independent travellers. The Pembrokeshire Coast Path portfolio.

Landscape Guides – A website with lots of information, maps and eGuides about Snowdonia
Mumford Books – Independent Bookstore. Large online catalogue.

Whereto in Carmarthenshire – Where to go,eat,shop and stuff in Carmathenshire
Whereto in Pembrokeshire – Where to go, eat, shop in Pembrokeshire

Robert Jones Photography – Superb photography of Wales

Green Sea specialise in areas of beauty and interest in Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire Coastal Tourism specialise in areas of beauty and interest in Pembrokeshire

To be included in this list, please email us or register as a member of our community.We are not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

Map of photofeatures

Enjoy Walking in Wales!

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We have added some new features which you might like. These features are ‘social networking‘ tools which means that you can now create a profile for yourself and share your photos, videos, messages etc with others. It is easy to do. Why not have a go and try it out. Join our community by REGISTERING and then after logging in, click the relevant tab and follow the instructions.

You can also join our FACEBOOK page or

I look forward to seeing all your pictures of the Welsh countryside.
Chris Jones. WalkinWales administrator.

Map of photofeaturesWe have walked and taken photographs of the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, in Carmarthenshire, the Brecon Beacons, Snowdonia and in Ceredigion and other parts of Wales. You can see these photofeatures as a slide show and their location on a Google Map by clicking on the map image here.

Want to know what EVENTS are happening in S.Wales? – see here