Privacy and Cookies

Preservation of your privacy is important to the Massey Shaw and Marine Vessels Preservation Society Ltd (M.S.M.V.P.S) (“The Society”), trading at Massey Shaw Education Trust. We are committed to letting you know how we use your personal information and to making only responsible use of your date when utilising our website.

References to “we”, “us”, “you” or “our” in this Privacy Policy are references to the Massey Shaw and Marine Vessels Preservation Society Ltd, a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales, registered company number: 1636306; and a registered charity in England and Wale, registered charity number: 284970.


Massey Shaw and Marine Vessels Preservation Society (“The Society”) will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (e.g. your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily. We will collect certain piece of personal information from you when you or your orgnisation enquiries about our activites through a form, or you register/donate through our third party suppliers. This may include your name, title, email, address, physical address (including postcode), telephone number, job title and IP address.

Given that the internet is a global environment, using the internet to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. Therefore, by browsing this website and communicating electronically with us, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way including outside of the European Union.

If you have already submitted personal data and would like it removed from our records, please use the contact page on this website. We will use all reasonable efforts to delete your information from our records.

Any information you provide to The Society (“data”) will be put onto the The Societies website database and processed by us externally for marketing purposes, market research, and in order to contact you or send you information. The Society may also disclose the data within its group of companies and to its professional advisers and agents for the above purposes. By submitting your data to us you agree to our storage and use of the data on our website server and externally.

In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. This type of information includes, but is not exclusive to the type of internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site.


We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of information you provide to us. Data that is submitted to external third party websites or services which have been linked to from our website or material (including donation websites) are not the responsibility of The Society.

Any communication sent via social media channels or email are not sent securely to help with compatibility with different devices and whilst we endeavour to keep our systems and communications protected against viruses and other harmful programs or effects we cannot bear responsibility for all communications being virus-free.


Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below details cookie files that may be used within this website.

Cookie: Google Analytics
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Purpose: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
More information: Google privacy statement
Google terms and conditions
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit


This privacy policy may be updated from time to time, so please check it periodically.

Links within our site to other websites or third party services are not covered by this privacy policy.

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