Your Privacy
1. Introduction

1.1 Strange Navy is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors and app users; in this policy we explain how we will treat your personal information.

1.2 Strange Navy ask you to consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy when you first visit our website. / By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

2. Collecting personal information

2.1 Strange Navy may collect, store and use the following kinds of information in order to improve our services and user experience:

(a) We use Google Analytics to collect anonymous usage statistics about your visits to and use of this website, including your geographical location (city or locality), browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths;

(b) We use Fabric to collect anonymous usage statistics from our apps and debugging information in order to improve the user experience of our apps. No personal identification data is included in these logs.

(c) Your anonomysed location is used to access weather data at the location from which you use the app, after your consent to the app to access such information. No personal identification data is required to use this service. This service is required by Mariner, Thames Commuter and Velocity.

(d) information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our email notifications and/or newsletters (including your name and email address);

(e) information that you provide to us when using the services on our website, or that is generated in the course of the use of those services (including the timing, frequency and pattern of service use;

(f) information contained in or relating to any communications that you send to us or send through our website (including the communication content and meta data associated with the communication);

(g) any other personal information that you choose to send to us;

2.2 Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person’s consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.

3. Using your personal information


3.1 Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website.

3.2 Strange Navy may use your personal information to:

(a) administer our website and business;

(b) enable your use of the services available on our website;

(c) send you non-marketing commercial communications;

(d) send you email notifications that you have specifically requested;

(e) provide third parties with statistical information about our users (but those third parties will not be able to identify any individual user from that information);

(f) deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to our website;

(g) keep our website secure and prevent fraud;

3.3 We will not, without your express consent, supply your personal information to any third party for the purpose of their or any other third party’s direct marketing.

4. International data transfers


5.1 Information that we collect may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which we operate in order to enable us to use the information in accordance with this policy.

5. Retaining personal information


5.1 This Section sets out our data retention policies and procedure, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal information. We do not currently process any information used to identify any individual user.

5.2 Personal information that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.

5.3 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 6, we will retain documents (including electronic documents) containing personal data:

(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;

(b) if we believe that the documents may be relevant to any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings; and

(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk).

6. Security of your personal information

6.1 Strange Navy manages a secure data storage system prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

6.2 Strange Navy will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall-protected) servers.

7. Amendments

7.1 Strange Navy may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.

7.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

7.3 Strange Navy may notify you of changes to this policy.

8. Your rights


8.1 Strange Navy may withhold personal information that you request to the extent permitted by law.

8.2 You may instruct us at any time not to process your personal information for marketing purposes.

8.3 In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt out of the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.

9. Third party websites


9.1 Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites.

9.2 We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.

10. Updating information


10.1 Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.

11. Cookies


11.1 Our website uses session cookies.

11.2 A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

11.3 Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

11.4 Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user.

11.5 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

11.6 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.