Privacy Policy

At Stretford End Arising, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by Stretford End Arising and how it is used.

This Privacy Policy also contains our policies on cookies. Note this policy only applies to this Website and not to the companies or other websites to which there are links.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, Stretford End Arising makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies And Web Beacons
Stretford End Arising does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Due to the new European Union Legislation in regard to use of cookies we advise that the Stretford End Arising site software uses HTTP cookies to store session information and a login token that allows the site to remember you should you chose that option.

Stretford End Arising does not use cookies or any other mechanism to track behaviour (other than web logs as described above) nor does Stretford End Arising pass that information onto any other third party.

More information on cookies is available here.

Individually Identifiable Information And How We Use It
There are instances when Stretford End Arising collects individually identifiable information from its web users. Eg member information, event registration, product ordering, donations, merchandise sales etc.

First Name and Surname, Email Address, Street Address, Suburb/Town, State, Postcode, Telephone may be collected. In addition users may choose to provide other personal information.

In the case of financial transactions conducted online we process standard credit card information (card type, card number, expiry date) via a secure, encrypted SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) session using Paypal. SSL is the standard for secure web transactions.

Occasionally, Stretford End Arising may contact individuals who have provided their individually identifiable information through the website in order to:

• Conduct surveys and gather feedback to improve our quality of service to you.
• Supply news and information.

We may also provide contact information to third parties.
This is restricted and limited to competition winners and place getters in our competitions, who have won a prize sponsored and supplied by an external company.

One or more of; your username, real name and email address will be provided to that company so they can arrange direct with you, the supply and delivery of your prize.

DoubleClick DART Cookie
Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to and other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL:

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners are listed below:

  • Google AdSense
  • Google Ad Exchange

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party advertising networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see. has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

Member Passwords
Members’ passwords have been encrypted in our database and no one, including moderators and administrators of Stretford End Arising, has access to them. To provide extra password security, members are encouraged to choose hard to guess passwords, such as a mixture of letters and numbers. Members should also not use the same password for all their online activities.

Inherent Risk of Forums (Message Boards)
Although Stretford End Arising takes all reasonable precautions in our power to protect your personal privacy, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.

All personal information shared with us needs to be at your own risk. We also cannot be responsible for the inappropriate actions of others, either on or off the site.

Policy changes
By using our site you agree to accept this privacy policy and are aware that our policy may change with time. Any changes to this policy will appear on this web page.

Your use of this Website signifies your consent to us collecting and using personal information about you as specified below in accordance with this Privacy Policy.