Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how The Bead Shop (Nottingham) Limited uses and protects any information that you give The Bead Shop (Nottingham) Limited when you use this website.

The Bead Shop (Nottingham) Limited is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The Bead Shop (Nottingham) Limited may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 8th July 2012.


What we collect

We collect the following information:

  1. name and address
  2. contact information including email address


What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to process your orders placed through our website. The information is held using 128-bit encryption and used solely for processing orders placed either through our website or over the telephone. We never resell customer information and we never purchase customer information for marketing purposes.

All users of our website have the opportunity to subscribe to our mailing list and maybe asked if they wish to do so when placing a telephone mail order. By placing an order though our website does not automatically place you on our email subscription list. All customers will have to subscribe by sending us a request or agreeing when asked by a member of staff.



We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.


How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.


Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


Controlling your personal information

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to The Bead Shop (Nottingham) Limited, 7 Market Street, Nottingham, NG1 6HY

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.