Under the Data Protection Legislation we must adhere to the guiding 1st & 2nd principles of the act. As a ‘not for profit’ charitable organisation we are exempt from notification.

Any personal information that we hold, for members of the public, must be kept securely and not given or sold to a third party.

Information that we hold must not be kept for longer than is necessary. Any banking details should be securely locked away and destroyed after a period of non use.

Unsolicited marketing messages by e-mail should only be sent if the person has chosen to receive them, unless the e-mail address was obtained as a result of a commercial relationship. The individuals should always be given the opportunity to stop receiving them. 


Bloodhound Lifeline is committed to protecting your privacy and security. Whenever you provide personal information, we will treat that information in accordance with this policy, current UK Data Protection legislation and Internet best practice.

Any personal information held will be kept securely.

No personal information held will be given to any third party. (With the exception of goods delivery services)


A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer’s hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

When you visit our website, we send you a cookie. Cookies may be used in the following ways:

To enable the personalisation features on our website (which give you the ability to recall recently viewed pages and see information which you have input online).

To compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how users use our website and to help us improve the structure of our website. We cannot identify you personally in this way.

Disabling / Enabling Cookies

You can accept or decline cookies by modifying the setting in your browser. Please note that if you disable cookies, you may not be able to use all the features of our website.

Revisions to this Privacy Statement

We reserve the right to revise this privacy statement or any part of it from time to time. Please review the privacy statement periodically for changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current privacy statement applies from time to time to all information that we have about you.

Revised at 5th July 2021