Ford Sidevalve Owners' Club Privacy Policy


We want to protect the privacy of visitors to our website and of individuals who give us their personal details. Please read the following policy; it will help you to understand how we use personal data. We may change our privacy policy at any time without giving you notice, so please check it each time you visit this website.

Whenever you give us personal data, you are consenting to its collection and use in accordance with this privacy policy.

What personal data do we collect?

We log your Internet Protocol (IP) address in order to receive and send information from and to you over the internet.

When you post an advert from either the club's magazine or the on-line form, you have agreed to allow the information you enter to be published on this website (unless you inform us otherwise).

The content of Emails and other forms of communication to club officials will not be published on the website unless it is appropriate to do so (for example any articles submitted for publication).

How do we use your personal data?

We may also use your personal data to monitor the use of our website, to record traffic flows and to carry out research about our visitors' and members' demographics, interests and behaviour. We do this to understand our visitors, members and potential members better.

Whenever and wherever we collect, process or use personal data, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely and in accordance with our privacy policy.

Personal data will never be transmitted to advertising or private data collection companies.


We may use cookies.

A cookie is a small piece of data or message that is sent from a web server to your browser and may be stored on your hard drive. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites, and cookies do not damage your system.

You can reset your browser so as to refuse any cookie or to alert you to when a cookie is being sent. If you refuse cookies, some websites may not function.


Our website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our visitors to be aware when they leave our website, and to read the privacy policy of other sites that collect or use personal data.

This privacy policy applies only to personal data collected by the Ford Sidevalve Owners' Club Limited.


Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or any other network can be guaranteed as being 100% secure, but we take appropriate steps to try to protect the security of your personal data.


This is the website of the Ford Sidevalve Owners' Club Limited, a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.

The Club's Limited Registered Office is:

Ford Sidevalve Owners' Club Ltd,
Slade Legal Solicitors,
The Greenhouse,
Winsmore House,
7 Ock Street,
OX14 3QP
United Kingdom
Registration number 2604000 (London).

Individuals have certain rights of access to their personal data. If you want to request any information about your personal data, please contact the General Secretary of the Ford Sidevalve Owners' Club using the information in our Contacts page.

Inaccuracies and Corrections

We would like to keep your personal data accurate and up to date. If you become aware of any errors or inaccuracies please let us know by contacting the General Secretary of the Ford Sidevalve Owners' Club using the information in our Contacts page.