Privacy Policy

The Oddfellows is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. We believe that it is important you know how we treat the information we acquire and hold about you when you use our website.

This privacy policy and other documents on the site set out how we will collect and process personal information about you. Please read the following carefully.

We may revise this privacy policy from time to time and you are responsible for checking this policy for amendments whenever you visit our site. If you do not agree with the policy, you should cease use of the site immediately.

Information collected

In general, you may visit the site without telling us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about you. Our servers collect the domain names, operating system in use (eg Macintosh, Windows), browser (eg Netscape, Internet Explorer) and your consent to hide the cookie notification. This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. The Oddfellows uses this information to measure the use of our site and to improve its content. Email addresses and other personally identifiable information such as first and last name, home or other physical address, telephone number, and other similar information are collected only when voluntarily provided by you for registration or when you otherwise participate in any available online interactive activities.

Use of your information

We may use the personal information you provide for any of the following purposes: (1) to understand the use of our site and make improvements; (2) to fulfil prizes; (3) to respond to specific requests from you; (4) to protect the security or integrity of our site when necessary; (5) to send you notices and solicitations regarding the site and our business; and (6) in general to promote and market products to you. These solicitations may take the form of mailings, telephone calls, emails and other methods of contact. If you do not want to receive these solicitations from us using your personally identifiable information, please notify us.

At times, we may conduct online surveys to better understand the needs and profiles of our visitors. When we conduct a survey, we will let you know how we will use the information that we collect.

Disclosures of your information

Unless otherwise confirmed at the point of collection, personally identifiable information that may be collected in connection with visitors to this site is retained by the Oddfellows. We do not sell, transfer or otherwise disclose your personally identifiable information, except where disclosure is required by law, is necessary to comply with a police request, or is necessary to protect you or any of our other users.

Other websites

This site may contain links to other sites owned and operated by third parties. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those other sites.


Cookies are used on this website to fulfil the purposes outlined in 'Information collected', above. In addition, some third-party cookies are used to provide content sourced from other websites such as from our Twitter account. Find out more about our use of cookies.

Access rights (Subject Access Request)

You have a right to access the personal data that is held about you. For information on how to access the personal data we hold on you, please take a look at our information about Subject Access Requests. For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998 the data controller is The Oddfellows, Oddfellows House, 184-186 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3WB.