Exeter Festival Chorus (EFC) is a Registered Charity, Number 1040565.

EFC endeavours to keep all published information up to date. However all artists are subject to availability and EFC reserves the right to make changes to the performers and advertised programmes where necessary.

EFC is not responsible for the content or functionality of external sites visited from exeterfestivalchorus.org.uk

EFC takes your privacy very seriously. This privacy policy describes how and why we obtain, store and process data which can identify you. We may update this policy from time to time and shall indicate on the web site when changes have been made.

Information is collected from you when you order tickets on-line, complete our Contact Us form or ask to receive our Newsletter. The information we collect is clearly set out on the web page on which we collect it. In addition, we may collect your IP address and use cookies unless you configure your web browser not to accept them.

We collect information about you so that we can assist your use of the site and improve the site generally.

EFC will not pass on your information to any third parties.

We may disclose or access your account if required to do so by law or by any Governmental body.

In accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998, as a charity/non-profit organisation the EFC is not required to register with the Information Commissioner in the UK as a “data controller”. However we adhere to the code of practice as set out by the Information Commissioner's Office. Further details of the code are available here.

Keeping information about you secure is very important to us and certain sections of the site may encrypt data using SSL or a comparable standard. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure. As a result, whilst we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information which you send to us, and you do so at your own risk.

We will always let you have a copy of personal information we have about you, should you request it, and you may correct it if you wish.

If you have any questions or complaints relating to this Privacy Policy or how we use the personal information we have about you, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we shall endeavour to respond to you promptly.

Cookies on exeterfestivalchorus.org.uk

This site, like many others, uses small files called cookies to help customise your experience.
This page contains information on what 'cookies' are, the cookies used by EFC, how to switch cookies off in your browser and useful links for further reading on the subject. If it does not provide the information you were looking for, or you have any further questions about the use of cookies on EFC, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

What are 'cookies'?

'Cookies' are small text files that are stored by the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Safari) on your computer or mobile phone. They allow websites to store such things as user preferences. You can think of cookies as providing a "memory" for the website, enabling it to recognise a user and respond appropriately.

How does EFC use cookies?

A visit to a page on exeterfestivalchorus.org.uk may generate the following types of cookie:
Site performance cookies
Anonymous analytics cookies
Registration cookies
Session cookies
Third party cookies

Site performance cookies

This type of cookie remembers your preferences for tools found on the EFC website, so you don't have to re-set them each time you visit. An example of this is your preferred font size.

Anonymous analytics cookies

Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software provided by Google Analytics generates an anonymous analytics cookie.
These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before.
Your browser will tell us if you have these cookies; if you don't, we generate new ones. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site.
Unless you are signed in to EFC (choir members only), these cookies cannot be used to identify individuals; they are used for statistical purposes only. If you are logged in, we will also know the details you gave to us for this, such as username and email address.

Registration cookies (for choir members only)
When you register with EFC, we generate cookies that signal whether you are signed in or not. These values act as an anonymous identifier, one of which is stored in a database, alongside any information you may give us (such as your e-mail address).

Session cookie
A session cookie will be used to store information about your login details. This cookie only remains for the duration of your visit to the website.

Third party cookies

On some pages of the EFC website, third parties may also set their own anonymous cookies, for the purposes of tracking the success of their application, or customising the application for you. For example, when you share an article using a social media sharing button on the EFC website, the social network that has created the button may record that you have done this.
EFC cannot be held responsible for Third Party Cookies, i.e. those cookies which may be activated by linking to third party sites from exeterfestivalchorus.org.uk. Because of how cookies work, EFC cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used by EFC.

How do I turn cookies off?

It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular website. However, removing cookies will prevent certain aspects of our site function from working correctly.

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful; otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.

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