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Personal Information

We only collect personal information on a voluntary basis. If you choose to join the Do Drop Inns' newsletter service, all that we require are a few simple contact details.

We promise to:

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If you have any questions about our privacy promise please use our enquiry feedback form and we'll get back to you at the earliest point.

Privacy Policy

Orchid Pubs and Dining and its subsidiaries ("Orchid Pubs and Dining") believe that addressing consumer concerns about privacy online is important. Orchid Pubs and Dining treats website user information submitted through this Site as privileged and will not abuse this trust by providing this information to any third party. On this page Orchid Pubs and Dining presents the company policy on electronic information gathering.


Orchid Pubs and Dining does not offer, sell, lease, rent, loan, transfer, trade, publish, or provide any customer information to any third party.

Orchid Pubs and Dining may disclose your personal information to any of its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006. All Orchid Pubs and Dining group employees or subcontractors that may come in contact with personal information are bound by a confidentiality agreement to ensure that they exercise the same level of care when handling your personal information.

Collection and Use of Information

By using this Site, you acknowledge and consent to Orchid Pubs and Dining collecting and processing data submitted by you, including the following data:

Personal data (including contact details) submitted in electronic forms on this Site including information provided at the time of subscribing to our news email service, submitting feedback about our business, requesting further information or services or reporting a problem with the Site.

Details of your visits to this Site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data and the resources that you access. If you contact Orchid Pubs and Dining, a record of that correspondence may be kept. We may use information held about you in the following ways:

Use of Cookies

Our Site uses cookies (small text files that are sent by websites and stored on your computer) - to store information about your online browsing. We use cookies to help us make the best use of the technology available to us and to enhance your experience of the Site. We will not attempt to link cookies to individuals and we will not share the cookie with any other site. If the use of cookies makes you uncomfortable, we urge you to set your browser preferences to refuse to accept cookies from this Site. Doing so will not affect the information available to you.

Mitchells & Butlers

It is important to us that you understand and are happy with how we use your information. Please take time to read this policy in full.

What information do we collect and when?

We collect:

How do we use your information?

We use the information we collect for many different things:

We do so in part by matching information common to the various different sources of information we have about you, to build a bigger, richer picture.

How do we share your information?

We cannot run our business or provide many of the services and benefits you expect to receive without involving other people and businesses. We only share your information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

We share the information we collect with:

We also may share the information we collect where we are legally obliged to do so, for example e.g. to comply with a court order.

Is your information secure?

We take the security of your information very seriously. We comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 which requires us to have in place appropriate security measures at all times, including where we share your information with our suppliers and partners.

Please take care of your own information. For security tips and tricks when using the internet, WIFI and smartphones or tablets, please check out www.getsafeonline.org

How long do we keep your information for?

We can only keep your information for as long as necessary for the purposes set out above. This restriction is set by the Data Protection Act 1998. The precise length of time we hold your information for varies depending on your individual circumstances.

Your rights.

If you want to understand your information rights in full, please check out http://ico.org.uk/ They regulate most UK data and information laws, including the Data Protection Act 1998, and make a wealth of user-friendly information available on their website.

If you want to talk to us about your rights, please feel free to get in touch. See the "About us" section below for our contact details.

Updates to this policy.

We will need to update this policy from time to time as our business changes. We'll endeavour to tell you in advance by sending a service message to you if we hold your email address. Otherwise, please look out for the flags on our websites and materials which indicate we have changed this policy. If you continue to use our services after we've changed our policy, we'll take it that you accept the changes.

About us.

Mitchells & Butlers plc. Our registered company number is 4551498 and our registered address is 27 Fleet Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 1JP. We are registered with the Information Commissioner's Office in the UK. Registration number: Z8628617.