Who we are
The Crop Circle Connector ('we' or 'us') (trading as Mark Fussell)
collect, use and are responsible for certain
personal information about you. When we do so we are
regulated under the General Data protection
Regulations which apply across the European Union
(including the United Kingdom) and we are
responsible as 'controller' of that personal
information for the purposes of those laws.
a) Personal information you provide to us
We collect the following personal information that you provide to us:
Some examples of when we collect this information include:
When Registering for Membership
If you give us information about another person, you confirm that the other person has appointed you to act on their behalf and agreed that you:
shall consent on their behalf to the processing of their personal
We collect information about our users for the following purposes:
Sending Newsletter on the latest Crop Circles.
We may share your information with:
Law enforcement agencies in connection with any investigation to help prevent unlawful activity
We will not share you personal information with any other 3rd
We would like to send you information about products, services, offers, competitions and our business which may be of interest to you. Such information could be sent by post, email, telephone, text message or automated call.
We will ask whether you would like us to send you marketing
messages on the first occasion that you provide any
relevant contact information (i.e. on purchase,
signing up to a newsletter, entering a competition
etc). If you do opt in to receive such marketing
from us you can opt out at any time (see 'What
rights do you have?' below for further information).
If you have any queries about how to opt out, or if
you are receiving messages you do not want you can
contact us using the details provided below.
No personal information has to be provided by you to us at any
We will hold your personal information for the following periods:
A member can request deletion of their personal details at any time.
These periods are no longer than necessary in each case.
We rely on the following as the lawful basis on which we collect
and use your personal information:
We have appropriate security measures in place to prevent personal information from being accidentally lost, or used or accessed in an unauthorised way. We limit access to your personal information to those who have a genuine business need to know it. Those processing your information will do so only in an authorised manner and are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We will also use technological and organisation measures to keep your information secure.
We also have procedures in place to deal with any suspected data security breach. We will notify you and any applicable regulator of a suspected data security breach where we are legally required to do so.
Indeed, while we will use all reasonable efforts to secure your
personal data, in using the site you acknowledge
that the use of the internet is not entirely secure
and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security
or integrity of any personal data that are
transferred from you or to you via the internet. If
you have any particular concerns about your
information, please contact us using the details
We will not transfer your personal information outside of the EEA
at any time.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation you have a number of important rights free of charge. In summary, those include rights to:
For further information on each of those rights, including the circumstances in which they apply, see the Guidance from the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) on individual's rights under the General Data Protection Regulations (http://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/)
If you would like to exercise any of these rights please:
From time to time we may also have other methods to unsubscribe
(opt-out) from any direct marketing including for
example, unsubscribe buttons or web links. If such
are offered, please note that there may be some
period after selecting to unsubscribe in which
marketing may still be received while your request
is being processed.
We hope that we can resolve any query or concern you raise about our use of your information.
The General Data Protection Regulation also gives you right to
lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in
particular in the European Union (or European
Economic Area) state where you work, normally live
or where any alleged infringement of data protection
laws occurred. The supervisory authority in the UK
is the Information Commissioner who may be contacted
at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/ or telephone: 0303
By Newsletter or News on the Web site
If you have any questions about this policy or the information we hold about you, please contact us by:
The Crop Circle Connector
or telephone: 01179239856
Calls will be answered at the following times:
Mon - Fr 1100 - 1700