Privacy Policy & Legal


Operating address:

Stour Valley Systems
8 Lane Close
Blandford Forum
DT11 7XF

Company Registration No.: 09102620
VAT No.: GB 192 1510 28


In no event shall STOUR VALLEY SYSTEMS be liable for any damages whatsoever, including damages or consequences arising from the use of offered knowledge and material. We accept no liability or guarantee that the information and data provided is correct and complete. Moreover, we can also assume no liability that the data and information offered here is free of the rights of third parties.

Note regarding all links on this server

As a precaution, we expressly distance ourselves from all the contents of all pages linked on this server. This declaration is valid for all links and link collections that exist at this time or shall exist in the future.

All website content is subject to copyright and other laws for the protection of intellectual property.

Data Protection Policy

The protection of your personal data is a guiding basic principle of our business activities. Data that you make available to us is only stored for internal purposes and is never passed on to third parties. According to the stipulations of the Information and Communication Services Act we hereby draw your attention to the fact that teleservices may be used anonymously or under a pseudonym.

According to the law about regulation of general conditions for information and communication services we raise the issue, that the use of teleservices is anonymously or pseudonymously possible.

Copyright and Licenses

All information is protected legally for the benefit of STOUR VALLEY SYSTEMS LTD by national regulations and international agreements, in particular under copyright law. The access and use of this homepage, in particular the reproduction, distribution, performance, presentation, transmission, disclosure and other forms of communication as well as adaptation and transformation are only allowed subject to the express prior consent in writing from STOUR VALLEY SYSTEMS LTD. In particular, information may not be published in whole or in part on web sites belonging to third parties. Provided this is not otherwise agreed on a case basis, STOUR VALLEY SYSTEMS LTD grants the user the simple right which is revocable at any time, and which is also non exclusive, non-assignable, to use the information for his own, non-commercial purposes. Any copyright and comparable notices are to be taken over unchanged.

Google Analytics

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .
In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser:”

Who we are

Our website address is:

Our registered address is:

DT11 8ST


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

The information you send on our contact form is not stored online and is only received via email to the owner of the website. We do not share any of this information with third parties.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with anyone.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

We have secured our website with 2048-bit encryption to keep your data safe.

What data breach procedures we have in place.

Should a data breach occur we will report any data breaches to the ICO within the required timeframe.