Information Collection and Use
The Barbel Society is the sole owner of the information collected on

The Barbel Society collects information from our users at several different points on our website. We collect information about you when you visit one of the websites listed above and join the Barbel Society, register for events or fill in any of the forms on our website. All our data capture forms are generated through

We gather information on website usage using cookies.

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is then used to track visitor use of the website and to create statistical reports on website activity. You can set your browser not to accept cookies but this may cause problems with the functionality as a result.

Information gathered through these websites will be held in a database at 81 Strafford Gate, Potters Bar, Herts, EN6 1PR. The information will be used periodically to assess the success of the website and the actions generated from the levels of traffic generated.

We ask for information from the user on our forms. Information gathered through this form will be held in a database at our offices and be used periodically to assist in the various marketing activities of the Barbel Society. We do not provide or share your information with other third parties.

Access to your information
You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email our Data Protection Officer at

You may ask us to correct or remove without delay any information about you that you think is inaccurate by emailing our Data Protection Officer at

Should you wish for us to completely delete all information that we hold about you, you should please contact our Data Protection Officer at

How long will we hold your data for?
We only hold your data for as long as necessary to deliver your membership or administer your account and therefore fulfil our services to you, taking into account our need to meet any legal, statutory and regulatory obligations with which we are bound to comply.

Our need to use your personal information will be reassessed on a regular basis and we will dispose of Personal Data which we no longer require.

We’ll remove you from our database of site users and stop sending you information upon request. Simply send us an email to unsubscribe at this email address

Legal Disclaimer
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our website.

Business Transitions
In the event the Barbel Society goes through a business transition, such as a merger, being acquired by another company, or selling a portion of its assets, users’ personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred. If as a result of the business transition, the users’ personally identifiable information will be used in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection they will be given choice consistent with our notification of changes section.

External Links
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, The Barbel Society are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

Changes to this Statement
The Barbel Society will occasionally update this Privacy Statement to reflect company and customer feedback. The Barbel Society encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how The Barbel Society is protecting your information.

Contact Information
If users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at:

Martin Wilson
81 Strafford Gate
Potters Bar