Our Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: www.gangshowstore.com and we are part of the St Albans Scout & Guide Gang Show. Our main website can be found at www.stalbansgangshow.com

This Privacy Notice explains in detail the types of data we may collect about you when you interact with us. It also explains how we’ll store and handle that data, and keep it safe.

We know that there’s a lot of information here, but we want you to be fully informed about your rights, and how  St Albans Gang Show store uses your data.

When do we collect your personal data?

  • When you visit our website.
  • When you purchase an item from the store
  • When you engage with us on social media.
  • When you sign up to any emails
  • When you ask us to email you information about our products
  • When you choose to complete any surveys we send you.
  • When you comment on or review our service.
  • When you sign up to join our mailing list
  • When you fill in any forms.


What sort of personal data do we collect?

  • If you enquire or make a purchase with us your name, email address, postal address, enquiry information, telephone number product details that you have ordered may be recorded.
  • If you purchase a product our secure payment gateway provider (Stripe) will require financial information (see payment information section below)
  • Details of your visits to our websites and which site you came from to ours.
  • Information gathered by the use of cookies in your web browser.
  • Details which help us to recommend items of interest.
  • Your comments and reviews.
  • To deliver the best possible web experience, we collect technical information about your internet connection and browser as well as the country and telephone code where your computer is located, the web pages viewed during your visit, the advertisements you clicked on, and any search terms you entered.
  • Your social media username, if you interact with us through those channels, to help us respond to your comments, questions or feedback.
  • 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.


Here’s how we’ll use your personal data and why:

  • To fulfil any orders you make or respond to your queries and also to inform any future communication with us.
  • With your consent, we will use your personal data, preferences and details of your transactions to keep you informed by email about relevant services.

Of course, you are free to opt out of hearing from us by any of these channels at any time.

  • To send you communications required by law or which are necessary to inform you about any changes to the services we provide you. For example, updates to this Privacy Policy. These service messages will not include any promotional content and do not require prior consent when sent by email. If we do not use your personal data for these purposes, we would be unable to comply with our legal obligations.
  • To develop, test and improve our systems and/or services. We’ll do this on the basis of our legitimate business interests.
  • To send you survey and feedback requests to help improve our services. These messages will not include any promotional content and do not require prior consent when sent by email or text message. We have a legitimate interest to do so as this helps make our products or services more relevant to you.

Of course, you are free to opt out of receiving these requests from us at any time.

Payment and contact information

If you buy something from us we’ll collect information to process those payments and contact you. This will include personal and payment information like your name, address, credit/debit card information, and contact information. We will keep a record of the purchases you’ve made.

We use a secure payment gateway (Stripe) for all our products. In order to complete the transaction some data will be passed to Stripe, including information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total and your billing information. You can find out more about their privacy policy here.

How long will we keep your personal data?

We will only retain your personal data for as long as:

  • it is needed for the purposes set out in this document
  • the law requires us to

In general, this means that we will only hold your personal data for a minimum of 1 year and a maximum of 7 years.

An overview of your different rights

You have the right to ask us to:

  • Give you access to the personal data we hold about you, free of charge.
  • Amend any of your details that we’ve got wrong.
  • Stop using your personal data
  • Stop sending you marketing messages – we’ll do this right away if you ask
  • Erase your personal information (though we may not be able to do this in all cases)

Any questions, enquiries or requests please email us on admin@gangshowstore.com

If we can’t do what you’ve asked, we’ll explain why.

Your right to withdraw consent

Whenever you have given us your consent to use your personal data, you have the right to change your mind at any time and withdraw that consent.

Any questions?

We hope this Privacy Notice has been helpful in setting out the way we handle your personal data and your rights to control it.

If you have any questions that haven’t been covered, please contact us and somebody will be happy to help you.

Email us at admin@gangshowstore.com

If you are not happy with the way we have handled your data, and are unable to resolve the issue with us personally, you can complain to the ICO.