Privacy & Cookies Policy

Our commitment to your privacy

Your trust is important to us.  So we want you to know how we collect, store and handle your personal data.

Why we collect your data

Your information will be held on computer by Court Barn for the purpose of mailing items of interest to you relating to the Museum.  

How we collect your data

We do this in a number of ways – when you share your information with us when joining our mailing list via the website, visiting the Museum, joining the Friends of Court Barn Museum or correspondence sent to you or received from you.


We are 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.

Know your rights

We use Mailchimp to send newsletters and you always have the option to unsubscribe and to subsequently manage your data.  We are reassured by the information we have received from Mailchimp that in the future you will have the option to ‘be forgotten’  (in other words, all the information held pertaining to your newsletter subscription will be deleted), if you so
choose.  At the bottom of every newsletter we send you will find links to ‘unsubscribe’ and ‘update your preferences’.

If you wish to see a copy of your personal information we hold, please contact us by phone on 01386 841951 or by email at 

We hope that this reassures you that your data is safe and well cared for by us at Court Barn.  

Cookies and tracking users

Court Barn website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. We collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

What is a cookie? 

Like many other websites, we use cookies. Cookies can help a website to personalise your visit. A cookie is a small piece of text which can be stored on your computer, smartphone or other devices you use to browse the web. Cookies have many uses, but fundamentally they are used to store information about you on your computer. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the lifetime of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

How to control and delete cookies

We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

How to disable cookies 

You can stop cookies being downloaded on to your computer by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this and other websites. There is more information about cookies, including how to delete them on the About Cookies website.

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Implications of disabling cookies on this website

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact Court Barn’s website from working to its full functionality

Reviewed April 2021