General

The use of this site is subject to the Terms & Conditions (such definitions to also apply within this Privacy Policy unless stated otherwise) and this Privacy Policy, which explains and makes fully transparent the use of information collected in conjunction with the site.

Unity Media Plc, whose registered office is at Becket House, Vestry Road, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14 5EJ, controls any personal information provided or gathered by the administrator.

www.hpmmag.com collects information from it’s users for three key reasons;

  1. To improve the service to the user by speeding up enquiries and access to specialist services and sister sites.
  2. To track how the site is being used so that we can give the user useful information and give the advertiser the best possible exposure, and
  3. To prevent misuse of the site and the information contained within it.

www.hpmmag.com collects information at the following times:

  • When the user registers to become a user of the site, and
  • Via explicit data capture measures, for example, studying which pages you read the most and your use of cookies.

Cookies

We may use ‘Cookies’ to remember you on return visits to our sites. These are small pieces of data stored on your hard-drive. You can prevent cookies from working within your browser options but their use means that you will not have to log in each time you return to one of our sites.

Our Practices

We take the responsibility of handling your private information seriously. Our policy is based upon the principle that we will only use your personal information to help you; we do not share your information with companies outside of Unity Media Plc other than those who have a part in the running of the site and/or the enquiry service who work under strict guidance. These companies use your information solely for this purpose and at no time will your information be used for commercial gain.

The information that will be held about you will consist of your name, address, telephone number, email address and your site usage. There may be other data gathered from time to time to help us provide you with improved services.

Should the need arise we will only pass on your user information with your prior consent. We reserve the right to disclose your data to certain permitted third parties (as set out within this Privacy Policy), our own professional advisors who are bound by confidentiality codes and if and when we are legally obliged to disclose your data.

Any information passed to advertisers concerning the use of this site will include only aggregate information and your personal details will never appear outside of our system without your personal consent. By enquiring about a product you are giving your consent to release your information to the specified third party. This is stated when you submit an enquiry and you may use contact information that differs from your registration details when doing so if you so wish.

We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time. If we do make any changes we shall post such changes on this page and we suggest that you visit this page regularly in order to view any such changes. We shall also post notification on the homepage that changes have been made to this Privacy Policy.

Consent & Access To Your Information

By disclosing your personal information to use this site you are consenting to the collection, storage, and processing of your personal information by Unity Media Plc in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy.

We do our utmost to protect user privacy. To comply with UK Data Protection Legislation, we follow procedures in the storage and disclosure of information that you have given us. You are entitled to a copy of your personal information held electronically by Unity Media Plc and you may request a copy of the records we hold on you at any time by contacting us at the address below. We are entitled to charge a small administration fee for this service.

Opt-Out

You always have the option to opt-out of subscribing to this site, and to receiving any emails from us. Please notify us of your desire to opt-out by contacting us at the address below or by sending an email requesting us to unsubscribe you to webmaster@unity-media.com.

Contact Details

HPM
Unity Media Plc
The Manor, Nepicar House,
London Rd
Wrotham Heath
Sevenoaks
TN15 7RS