Who we are
This Notice tells you what to expect in relation to personal information about you which is collected, handled and processed by Rockliffe Hall Limited, Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth on Tees, Darlington, DL2 2DU (“Rockliffe Hall” or “We”) as Data Controller.
We are committed to protecting your data and respecting your privacy.
We aim to be clear when we collect your data and not do anything you wouldn’t reasonably expect with your data. We handle and process data in accordance with the UK GDPR, Data Protection Act 2018, and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 and, where applicable the GDPR.
Information we may collect
You give us information when you contact us with an enquiry; use or register on our website; forward an item or booking information to a friend; make a booking or purchase; fill out a survey or other form; request us to provide you with information, offers and updates; enter a competition or prize draw or engage in a promotion; post information to public areas of our website or social media platforms; make a booking for accommodation, spa treatment or spa day; dining reservation; golf booking or an event; become a golf or spa member; or buy tickets to an organised event at Rockliffe Hall by in person, by phone or email or online via our website; update preferences on our website; contact us via email, mobile messaging or when posting on or communicating via our social medial platforms; or by communicating with us via any other channel.
The information we may collect, hold and process about you, provided by you, may include:
We maintain a record of your transaction history, but we never store your payment card number, although we may keep a record of the last four digits only to help us identify transactions.
We keep a record of the email correspondence between us and you, and we may track whether you receive or open them so we can make sure we are sending you relevant information. We may track subsequent online actions such as room, spa, golf or dinner bookings and related purchases and enquiries.
With regard to each of your visits to our website we collect the following information:
We may monitor or record calls for security and training purposes and to improve the quality of our services.
Your image and car number plate may be recorded by CCTV when you visit any of our sites for security purposes and to improve the service we can provide to you. This footage may also be used to exercise and defend our legal rights. Where necessary this footage will also be shared with the authorities for law enforcement purposes.
How we use your information
The above information is used to:
We use profiling and segmentation to ensure communications are relevant to you. For this purpose we may analyse geographic, demographic and other information relating to you to enable us to understand your preferences.
Rockliffe Hall and/or its media partners may from time to time create images and/or audio-visual footages of you and your guests at Rockliffe Hall. Rockliffe Hall is the owner of all rights in such footages and shall be entitled to use such footage on any media platform for the following purposes:
How we keep your information safe
All personal information we hold is stored on our secured servers in the UK and EU.
Access to our information is strictly controlled. We may disclose your details to police, regulatory bodies or legal and professional advisors if so required.
Disclosure of your information
Any third party providers used by us to fulfil our contractual obligations to you will only collect, use, store and disclose your information in the manner and to the extent necessary for them to provide their services to us. We have written agreements in place with each third party to ensure that your information is kept securely, is not used for any other purpose and is deleted when no longer required.
Such third party providers may include:
We never sell personal information to third parties.
Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our commercial partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
What is the legal basis for processing the information
The legal basis for collecting and processing your data may be:
You have the right at any time to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you and confirmation of how it is being processed. You will be required to verify your identity when making a request. If you would like to make a request for information please:
Email - email@example.com or Send a request in writing to Data Protection Officer, Rockliffe Hall Limited, Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth on Tees, Darlington, DL2 2DU
You also have the right to:
How long do we keep your information
Your personal information will be retained for no longer than is necessary to fulfil the purpose for which we collected it or as required to satisfy any legal or reporting obligation or to resolve a dispute or enforce an agreement.
When we no longer require your personal information, we will dispose of it in line with approved company processes. If personal data is retained for legal or reporting obligations it will be archived and reduced to the minimum information required.
If you have provided us with your consent to process your personal information you have the right to withdraw this at any time. In order to do so you should contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using your personal data, you should raise your concern with us by contacting:
Data Protection Officer
Hurworth on Tees
You also have the right to contact the Information Commissioners Office at https:\\ico.org.uk\concerns\
Changes to this notice
Our policies are constantly under review and this Privacy Notice may be changed by us at any time. Any changes shall be posted on the Website (www.rockliffehall.com) and we recommend that you check regularly to review the latest version.
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device or web browser by websites you visit. They are widely used to make websites work more efficiently or to identify your device when you return to a website. Certain cookies may be set as soon as you visit this Website.
This website uses performance cookies and functional cookies.
We use performance cookies, like Google Analytics, to enable us to update our website to tailor user preferences and enhance performance. These cookies collect aggregated information on how this website is used. This information is anonymised and does not identify any individual user. Performance cookies are used on this website to:
This website also uses functional cookies to allow this Website to remember choices you make, and any customisations you make to Website pages during your visit. They are necessary to provide features and services specific to individual users. Functional cookies are used on this Website to:
You may delete and block some or all cookies from the Website, but parts of the Website may not then work. Preventing cookies is likely to affect our ability to update this Website to cater for your preferences and improve its performance.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
To manage cookies linked to targeting/advertising activities, visit www.youronlinechoices.com
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
To adjust your preferences for flash cookies (and whether or not you wish to accept them for the Websites or other websites), please visit www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html
Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this website.
Who we are and how to contact us
www.rockliffehall.com (“Website”) is a website operated by Rockliffe Hall Limited (”We”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 05972297 and have our registered office at Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth on Tees, Darlington, DL2 2DU.
To contact us, please email email@example.com or telephone 01325 729999.
By using our website you accept these terms
There are other terms that may apply to you
Acceptable Use - Prohibited Uses
You may use our Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use our Website:
You also agree:
We may from time to time provide interactive services on our Website. Where we do provide any interactive service, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered. We are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service we provide on our Website, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our content standards.
We understand that children and young people under the age of 13 years (“Children”) may visit our Website. Children may need their parent or guardian’s permission to use or access certain areas of our Website or receive certain information through the Website. Children may also be asked to confirm they have that permission and we reserve the right to verify parental or guardian consent where required.
We do not actively market to Children.
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our Website (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.
You must comply with the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
Contributions must not:
You warrant that any such contribution does comply with these standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
Any content you upload to our Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us and other users of our Website a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties.
We also have the right to disclose your identity to the authorities if a third party is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our Website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on our Website if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards or if a third party claims that content you posted constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or their right to privacy.
You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.
Suspension and termination
We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of these terms through your use of our Website. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
We may make changes to these terms
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our Website, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
We may make changes to our website
We may update and change our Website from time to time at our discretion.
We may suspend or withdraw our website
Our Website is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our Website for business and operational reasons.
You must keep your account details safe
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org
How you may use material on our website
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal, non-commercial use and you may draw the attention of others to content posted on our Website.
You must not modify, reproduce, distribute or republish the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our Website must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us and/or our licensors as appropriate.
Do not rely on information on this website
The content on our Website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our Website.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Website is accurate, complete or up to date.
We are not responsible for websites we link to
Where our Website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources and accept no responsibility for them nor any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
User-generated content is not approved by us
This Website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the website and our social media platforms to bulletin boards and chat rooms. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our Website do not represent our views or values.
If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please contact us on email@example.com
Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
Please note that we only provide our Website for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our Website or for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our Website.
We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
In particular, we will not be liable for:
We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them
We do not guarantee that our Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our Website. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Website, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website. You must not attack our Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.
Rules about linking to our website
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to our Website in any website that is not owned by you.
Our Website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our Website other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in these terms.
Which country's laws apply to any disputes?
Our trademarks are registered
“Rockliffe Hall”, “The Orangery” and the stylised bird mark are trade marks owned by Rockliffe Hall Limited. You are not authorised to use them without our written approval.