We at Yarn Shop know that you care how information about you is used and shared, and
we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our
What Personal Information about Customers does Yarn Shop Gather?
The information we learn from our visitors helps us personalise and continually improve your
experience at Yarn Shop.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect
about you lawfully in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
Here are the types of information we may gather, either now or in the future.
We receive and store any information you enter on our web site or give us in any other way.
You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage
of some of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding
to your requests, customising future use for you, improving our offerings, and or communicating
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example,
like many web sites, we obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses
Yarn-Shop.co.uk - none of this information is personally identifiable. If you would prefer,
a number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit web sites anonymously .
but for no other reason.
What Are Cookies?
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through
your Web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser and to provide features such
as storage of your searches between visits and the functionality of our shopping cart. The
of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new
cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable
cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of some of our, and many
other sites', features and we recommend that you leave them turned on.
Does Yarn Shop
Share the Information it Receives?
Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the
business of selling it to others. Customer information is not shared with nor passed to any
third parties at any stage.
Protection of Yarn Shop and Others:
We release account and other personal information when we believe release is necessary to comply
with the law; enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions and other agreements; or protect the
rights, property, or safety of Yarn Shop, our users, or others. This includes exchanging
information with other companies and organisations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Any order placed on this web site is protected by the secure technology of WorldPay,
part of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group. All
details are encrypted before transmission. Yarn Shop do not store any credit card details as
all transactions are carried out on WorldPay secure servers.