St.Albans and District Model Engineering Society

Privacy Statement

GDPR and all that stuff.

Who we are.
We are model engineering society, the members of which design, construct and operate a variety of types of models, but mostly steam engines and locomotives and model boats of all types.

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it
This site does not facilitate the use of comments, so no data can be collected.

Visitors to the website are unable to upload media. However, visitors to the website can download any images and other media from the website.

Contact forms.
At this time, we do not have contact forms on the website. Some committee members can be contacted via their website email addresses. The email addresses received will not be used in any way other than to enable a reply to be sent.


Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier.
Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.
Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all
cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may
not be able to use some portions of our Site.
This site does not facilitate comments, and no login is required or available, so no cookies will be created.  Articles sent to the webmaster will be uploaded to the site by the webmaster, so again, no cookies will be created (other than for the webmaster, which will simply indicate the post ID of the article just edited).

Embedded content from other websites.
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

This website collects visitor numbers, but these are anonymous, so no personal data is collected.

Who we share your data with.
We do not share any data.

How long we retain your data.
We do not collect visitor data, so none is retained.

What rights you have over your data.
You can request that we erase any personal data, or any material submitted by you for publication on the website.

Where we send your data.
We do not collect visitor data, so no data is sent anywhere.

Your contact information.
The email addresses received will not be used in any way other than to enable a reply to be sent.