Green policy

 

  • Brock Cottage has a Green Award for sustainability: please help us minimise our environmental impact

  • Recycling for paper, cardboard, plastic, tins, glass – bin days displayed in the cottage

  • Reduce the risk of fatbergs: wipe fat from pans and crockery and dispose of in the bin, not down the sink

  • To minimise food waste, please leave any you do not want to take with you in the fridge or on the worktop

  • Where possible use the eco settings on washing machine and dishwasher – instructions provided 

  • Consider leaving heating on minimum when you are not in the cottage, please manually set to 15° when you leave, to reduce our carbon footprint

  • Eat local, buy local – see ‘things to do’ section for details

  • Public transport – see ‘getting around’ in FAQs

 

Safety

All certificates are up to date for gas and electricity, including PAT for electrical appliances

 

Privacy policy

Your privacy is important to us. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, www.thelakedistrictcottages.co.uk.

We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.

We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.

 

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