Privacy Policy

We operate with openness, honesty, integrity and in compliance with law.  We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Whenever you provide us with personal information we will treat your information in accordance with the law and this privacy policy. In particular, we will:
  • Collect information fairly
  • Let you know how we will use it
  • Keep information secure
Any changes we make to this privacy policy will be posted on this page, so please check back from time to time.
Scope of this policy
This policy applies to our website www.theglitterarmy.co.uk 
Information we may collect from you
When you interact with us (sign-up to our newsletter, purchase from us or contact us - which includes applying for job with us or a grant from us), The Glitter Army may receive personal information about you, such as your:
  • Name
  • Email address
  • Postal address
  • Telephone number
  • Debit or credit card details
  • Location information

When you visit and use our Site, we may also use cookies, and collect information about your visit that enables us to identify you and provide you with a more personalised service. For more details, please see the ‘Cookies’ and ‘How we use your information’ sections below.

We also aggregate statistics about users of our website to enable us to operate more effectively, but these statistics do not include information which can identify you. 

How we use your information
We use your information in a number of ways, which include:

  • Sending you information about The Glitter Army and for marketing purposes (including via Facebook and other social media channels)
  • Processing an order from our online shop
  • Dealing with entries into competitions
  • Responding to correspondence you have sent to us

We will only contact you with marketing information by email if you have given your consent for us to do so. 

You may opt out of receiving marketing materials from us at any time. Please see the ‘Unsubscribe’ section below for more information.

If you have consented to receive marketing, we may occasionally contact you to ask if you would be prepared to help us with our market research, for which participation is purely voluntary.

Disclosure of your information 
We will never sell your personal data and we do not buy personal data about yourselves.

We may share your information with third parties in order to provide services to you.

 We may also share your personal information with: 

  • any member of our group of companies;
  • selected third parties, including:
  • business partners, suppliers, and sub-contractors, for the performance of any contract we enter into with them; 
  • analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our site and/or the provision of our services
  • a prospective seller or buyer of our business or assets in the event we sell or buy any such business or assets, including where The Glitter Army or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data will be one of the transferred assets;

We will keep your personal information confidential and where we provide it to other third parties we will only do so under contract, on conditions of confidentiality and security, and only for the purposes for which you have provided your information to us.

Except as listed above and unless we are required by law, we won’t share financial information with third parties without your specific consent. Please note, by making a purchase from our websites you are consenting to your financial and/or personal information being passed to any third party organisations necessary to process your transactions with The Glitter Army, such as credit card companies, banks, and the companies that handle shipping on our behalf. We are not responsible for the personal information you choose to make public. In addition, we are not responsible for the content you publicly post on the site that can be found via web-based search engines.

Some of our service providers may be located outside Europe, such as the U.S. or Canada, and by providing personal information to us, you consent to your information being processed on our behalf in these countries.
If you are under 16, please make sure you have your parent or guardian's permission before you provide us with any personal information. Children under 16 must not provide us with personal information without this permission.

Third party websites
The Platforms may contain links to third party websites. This policy only applies to this website so if you follow a link to a third party website, please make sure you read the privacy policy on that website. We do not accept any responsibility for third party websites. 

You have the right to ask us to stop processing your personnel information, including for direct marketing purposes.  If you no longer wish to receive direct marketing from us, simply follow the unsubscribe links in our emails to change your preferences or alternatively email us directly.
Email: contact@theglitterarmy.co.uk

What cookies do we use and how do we use them?
A number of our pages use the following cookies for the following purposes:
Our cookies

Cookie name Cookie description
ASP.NET_SessionId This cookie helps you use functions such as the online shop by enabling us to identify your visit between page loads. This cookie is destroyed each time you close your browser.
PHPSESSID This cookie helps you to navigate between different parts of the my.sportrelief.com site. It allows us to remember certain settings, like the part of the site you were using. This cookie is destroyed each time you close your browser.
SESS<32 long hash> If you are logged into your account, or are filling in any information on the site, this cookie is used to provide extra security by making it harder for another computer to imitate you.
mt_device If you specifically choose either the desktop or mobile version of the site, this cookie allows us to remember your choice.
comicSurveyCookie If you complete a survey on this site, this cookie determines whether you see the survey or have already completed or closed the form.
has_js This is set by our content management system (CMS) on a session basis. It is 1 or 0 depending on whether you have JavaScript enabled.
cr_cookie_banner This is used to remember whether the user has closed the cookie banner notice already so it doesn't pop up again.
respimg This is used for mobile devices, it stores a number which represents a width in pixels. Anything below that number is considered to be a mobile device.
respimg_ratio This is used when resizing the image whether to keep its ratio or not. It is set to 1 on this site.
Third party cookies
Cookie name Cookie description
JSESSIONID If you make a donation or payment on our site, these cookies are used by Worldpay to enable your visit to be identified between page loads, and to make sure that at the payment point only your specific computer can continue with payment. These cookies are destroyed each time you close your browser.
Google Analytics
Cookie name Cookie description
__ut We use a service called Google Analytics which collects information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to promote our campaigns online (including via search and display advertising and using a feature called “remarketing” (displaying relevant ads to people who have visited our site whilst they browse other sites), as well as to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, and the pages they visited.Google Analytics also provides high level visitor demographics and interests data taken from the Google Ads Display Network. This additional information helps us better understand our audience and improve the services we offer.For more information about these cookies, please visit this link If you wish to opt out from Google Analytics, you can download an opt-out tool from Google
Cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here and will not affect the performance of your computer.