Privacy Policy
This privacy policy sets out how Blackhurst Budd Ltd uses and protects any information that you give Blackhurst Budd Ltd when you use this website. It has been produced in light of the Data Protection Act 1998 ("the Act") and applies to all personal data, as defined in the Act.

Blackhurst Budd Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Blackhurst Budd Ltd may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What we do with the information we gather
We gather this information in order to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our service to Clients.
  • We may periodically send emails about information which we think you may find interesting using the email address you have provided.
  • From time to time we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes.

Information, cookies and statistical software
Blackhurst Budd Ltd may gather information and statistics collectively about all visitors to this Website which may include the use of cookies. Cookies are small files which ask permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies make it easier for you to log on to and use this Website during future visits. They also allow us to monitor Website traffic and to personalise the content of the site for you. A cookie does not give Blackhurst Budd Ltd access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies is you prefer. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Blackhurst Budd Ltd use the services of Squarespace Analytics to analyse how visitors use this Website. The analytic cookies used by these services track information about how visitors interact with this Website in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to our Website, where visitors have come to the Website from and the pages they visit. We use this information to help us improve our Website.

How Blackhurst Budd Ltd protect your information
Blackhurst Budd Ltd is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Controlling your personal information
Information provided to us is treated confidentially and will not be disclosed without your prior consent to any third party, other than to any employee or member of the firm for the purpose of providing you with the service you require, or to comply with any applicable laws or lawful government and/or regulatory requests. Where you have consented when providing us with your details, Blackhurst Budd Ltd may send you information in which you are interested, for example you may have requested newsletters regarding an area of law you have a particular interest in. If you change your mind about receiving this information in the future, please let us know.

Whilst Blackhurst Budd Ltd takes all reasonable steps to ensure the protection of personal information obtained by us, we cannot guarantee the security of any information sent to us online as the internet is not a secure medium and should not be used to send confidential or sensitive information.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email info@blackhurstbudd.co.uk or write to:

The Managing Director
Blackhurst Budd Ltd
22 Edward Street
Blackpool FY1 1BA

Updating your details
If any of the information that you have provided to Blackhurst Budd Ltd changes, for example if you change your name or e-mail address, please notify us as soon as possible either by emailing or writing to us at the above address.

We welcome your views about our website and our privacy policy. If you have any queries or comments, please contact us.

Links to other websites
Blackhurst Budd Ltd’s website may contain links to other website of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, Blackhurst Budd Ltd cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Your acceptance
By submitting your information you consent to the use of that information as set out in this policy. Any changes to the privacy policy will be posted on this page. Your continued use of the website will be your acknowledgment of your agreement to the revised policy.