Accessibility and Privacy


The 1st Whittlesford and Duxford Scout Group does all it can to try and make this website as accessible to all web users as possible. Please let us know if there is any more we can do to improve your browsing experience.

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Privacy Statement

The Group takes privacy very seriously; we are committed to protecting and respecting our user’s privacy. The statement below sets out our current data processing practices. If you have any queries or concerns regarding any aspect of these practices, please contact us at (

1. The information we collect

The only circumstances in which we will provide any of your personal data to a third party for non commercial purposes are those contained in this Privacy Policy.

2. Sharing of data

We may share data supplied by you (or collected about you) with other parts of the Scout Association eg Scout Shops Ltd

3. Legal jurisdiction

All personal information and details held on and processed by computers are situated in the United Kingdom.

4. Disclosure of data by order of a Court and Security

We reserve the right to communicate a member’s personal information to third parties who are empowered by regulation, statute or order of a court. We have security measures in place to protect our customer database. Access to this database is restricted internally. However, it is each member’s responsibility:

  • to keep their password secret
  • to protect against unauthorised access to your personal details
  • to log off from the service when not using it; and
  • to ensure against use by anyone else of the service through the machine that member uses while they are “logged on” to the service to search and obtain only the data specifically required and allowed for relating to their role.

5. Use of cookies by

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. uses small files known as “cookies” to enhance your use of the site. They have the following functions:

  • To hold members’ login information. This option can be turned off by switching the “Remember Your Password” option to “No” in your registration details.
  • To ensure the best use of the service by members, by a temporary cookie. These cookies disappear when the Member’s browser session ends, or if the Member clicks the “sign off” text.

This website does not store any information that would, on its own, allow us to identify individual users of this service without their permission. Any cookies that may be used by this website are used either solely on a per session basis or to maintain user preferences. Cookies are not shared with any third parties.

6. The Data Protection act

You can obtain further information about data protection laws by visiting the Information Commissioner’s website at