This privacy policy applies between you, the User of this Website, and Nicholas Walton Design Limited, the owner and provider of this website. Nicholas Walton Design Limited takes the privacy of your information very seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the website.

Definitions and interpretation

In this privacy policy, the following definitions are used:
collectively all information that you submit to Nicholas Walton Design Limited via the website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Laws;
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Data Protection Laws
any applicable law relating to the process of personal data, including but not limited to the GDPR, and any national implementing and supplementary, law, regulations and secondary legislation;
the UK General Data Protection Regulation;
Nicholas Walton Design Limited, we or us
Nicholas Walton Design Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered number 10927018 whose registered office is at The Old Grain Store, North West Farm, Winterborne Kingston, Dorset, DT11 9AT.
UK and EU Cookie Law
the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 & The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2018;
User or You
any third party that accesses the website and is not either (I) employed by Nicholas Walton Design Limited and is acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to Nicholas Walton Design Limited and accessing the website in connection with the provision of such services; and
the website you are currently using,, and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their terms and conditions.

In this privacy policy, unless the context requires a different interpretation:

a. the singular includes the plural and vice versa;

b. references to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices are to sub-clauses, clauses, schedules or appendices of this privacy policy;

c. a reference to a person includes firms, companies, government entities, trusts and partnerships;

d. "including" is understood to mean "including without limitations";

e. reference to any statutory provision includes any modification or amendment of it;

f. the headings and sub-headings do not form part of this privacy policy.

Scope of this privacy policy

This privacy policy applies only to the actions of Nicholas Walton Design Limited and Users with respect to this website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.
For purposes of applicable Data Protection Laws, Nicholas Walton Design Limited if the "data controller". This means that Nicholas Walton Design Limited determines the purposes for which, and the manner in which, your data is processed.

Data collected


We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:

a. name;

b. contact information such as email address and telephone numbers;

c. IP address (automatically collected);

d. web browser type and version (automatically collected);

e. operating system (automatically collected);

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

How we collect data


We collect Data in the following ways:

a. data is given to us by you: and

b. data is collected automatically.

Data that is given to us by you


Nicholas Walton Design Limited will collect your data in a number of ways, for example;

a. when you contact us through the website, by telephone, post , e-mail or through any other means;

Data that is collected automatically


To the extent that you access the website, we collect your data automatically, for example:

a. we automatically collect some information about your visit to the website. This information helps us improve website content and navigation and includes your IP address, the date, times and frequency with which you access the website and the way you use and interact with its content.

b. we will collect your data automatically via cookies, in line with the cookie settings on your browser. For more information about cookies, how to use them on the website, see section below, headed "Cookies".

Our use of data


Any or all of the above data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our website. Specifically, data may be used by us for the following reasons:

a. internal record keeping;

b. improvement of our products and services;

c. transmission by email of marketing materials that may be of interest to you;

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

We may use your data for the above purposes is we deem it necessary to do so for our legitimate interests. If you are not satisfied with this, you have the right to object in certain circumstances (see the section headed "Your rights" below).

For delivery of direct marketing to you via e-mail, we'll need your consent, whether via opt-in or soft-opt-in:

a. soft-opt-in consent is a specific type of consent which applies when you have previously engaged with us (for example, you contact us to ask us for more details about a particular product or service, and we are marketing similar products or services). Under "soft-opt-in" consent, we will take your consent as given unless you opt-out.

b. for other types of e-marketing, we are required to obtain your explicit consent; that is, you need to take affirmative action when consenting by, for example, checking a tick box that we'll provide.

c. if you are not satisfied with our approach to marketing, you have the right to withdraw consent at any time. To find out how to withdraw your consent, see section headed "Your rights" below.

Who we share data with


We may share your data with the following groups of people for the following reasons:

a. any group companies or affiliates - to ensure the proper administration of our website and business;

b. our employees, agents and/or professional advisors - To obtain advice from professional advisers;

c. third-party service providers who provide services to us which require the processing of data - to help third-party service providers in receipt of any shared data to perform functions on our behalf to help ensure the website runs smoothly;

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

Keeping data secure


We will use technical and organisational measures to safeguard your data, for example:

a . access to your account is controlled by a password and a user name that is unique to you.

b. we store your data on secure servers.

Technical and organisational measures include measures to deal with any suspected data breach. If you suspect any misuse or loss or unauthorised access to your data, please let us know immediately by contacting us via the e-mail address:
If you want detailed information from Get Safe Online on protecting your information and your computers and devices against fraud, identity theft, viruses and many other online problems, please visit Get Safe Online is supported by HM Government and leading businesses.

Data retention

Unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law, we only hold your data on our systems for the period necessary to fulfil the purposes outlined in this privacy policy or until you request that the data is deleted.
Even if we delete your data, it may persist on backup or archival media for legal, tax or regulatory purposes.

Your rights


You have the following rights in relation to your data:

a. Right to access - the right to request (I) copies of the information we hold about you at any time, or (ii) that we modify, update or delete such information. If we provide you with access to the information we hold about you, we will not charge you for this, unless your request is "manifestly unfounded or excessive." Where we are legally permitted, we may refuse your request. If we refuse your request, we will tell you the reason why.

b. Right to correct - the right to have your data rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete.

c. Right to erase - the right to request that we delete or remove your data from our systems.

d. Right to restrict our use of your data - the right to "block" us fro using your data or limit the way in which we can use it.

e. Right to data portability - the right to request that we move, copy or transfer your data.

f. Right to object - the right to object to our use of your data including where we use it for our legitimate interests.

To make enquires, exercise any ofyour rights set out above, or withdraw your consent to the processing of your data (where consent is our legal basis for processing your data), please contact us via this e-mail address:
If you are not satisfied with the way a complaint you make in relation to your data is handled by us, you may be able to refer your complaint to the relevant data protection authority. For the UK, this is the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO). The ICO's contact details can be found on their website at
It is important that the data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed of your data changes during the period for which we hold it.

Links to other websites

This website may, from time to time, provide links to other websites. We have no control over such websites and are not responsible for the content of these websites. This privacy policy does not extend to your use of such websites. You are advised to read the privacy policy or statements of other websites prior to using them.

Change of business ownership

Nicholas Walton Design Limited may, from time to time, expand or reduce our business and this may involve the sale and/or the transfer of control of all or part of Nicholas Walton Design Limited. Data provided by users will, where it is relevant to any part of our business so transferred, be transferred along with the part and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under terms of this privacy policy, be permitted to use the data for purposes for which it was originally supplied to us.
We may also disclose data to a prospective purchaser of our business or any part of it.
In the above instances, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring your privacy is protected.


This website may place and access certain cookies on your computer. Nicholas Walton Design Limited uses cookies to improve your experience of using the website and to improve our range of products and services. Nicholas Walton Design Limited has carefully chosen these cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times.
All cookies used by this website are used in accordance with current UK and EU cookie law.
Before the website places cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those cookies. By giving your consent to placing cookies, you are enabling Nicholas Walton Design Limited to provide a better experience and service to you. You may if you wish, deny consent to placing of cookies; however certain features of the website may not function fully or as intended.
This website may place the following cookies:
Type of Cookie

Strictly necessary cookies

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytical/Performance Cookies
They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies
These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). By using the website, you agree to our placement of functionality cookie.
You can choose to enable or disable cookies in your internet browser. By default, most browsers accept cookies but this can be changed. For details, please see the help menu in your browser. You can switch off cookies at any time, however, you may lose any information that enables you to access the website more quickly and efficiently.
You can choose to delete cookies at any time:, however, you may lose any information that enables you to access the website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.
It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of the internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
For more information generally on cookies, including how to disable them, please refer to You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer.


You may not transfer any of your rights under this privacy policy to any other person. We may transfer our rights under this privacy policy where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.
If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of this privacy policy (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this privacy policy will not be affected.
Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.
This agreement will be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales. All disputes arising under the agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the England and Wales courts.

Changes to this privacy policy

Nicholas Walton Design Limited reserves the right to change this privacy policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the privacy policy on the first use of the website following the alterations.
This privacy policy was created on 10 July 2023.