Privacy, GDPR and Cookie Policies

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The RYA National Hornet Association do not disclose customers’ information to third parties. We may use your personal information to inform you about the latest changes to the site, our products or services that you may find of interest but if you prefer not to receive this you can tell us either by sending an e-mail message to our membership secretary, or by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of an email you receive.

What information is requested?

We will only collect personally identifiable information to the extent reasonably necessary to serve our legitimate business purposes, and we will maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of the information you have provided. The RYA National Hornet Association does not supply personal information to third parties.

GDPR Policy

The type of information we collect, the purpose and your consent are detailed in our Privacy (General Data Protection Regulation) Policy which can be found here

Disclosure of personal information

The RYA National Hornet Association does not supply personal information to third parties.

We monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us enhance the design and layout of the site. We may use your personal information for our internal marketing and demographic studies, so we can consistently improve our site to better meet our visitors’ needs. To enforce legal rights and the law, we may also disclose information to law enforcement agencies if so requested.  No personal data will be passed outside of the UK or EEA (European Economic Area).

Review, correction or deletion of information from our records

If for any reason you are concerned that the personal information maintained by The RYA National Hornet Association is not correct, if it changes or if you no longer desire our service we will correct, update or remove the data you have provided. This can usually be done by e-mailing our membership secretary at


The RYA National Hornet Association uses two types of cookie on the website: session cookies and persistent cookies.
Session cookies are only temporary and are erased when your browser leaves a website. This cookie enables the website to remember important details such as the contents of your basket and whether you have logged in.
Persistent cookies are stored on your hard drive until you erase them or they expire. We use persistent cookies for certain areas of the site, such as when you enter a competition or if you follow a link from one of our partner sites. They allow us to track how effective our partnerships and competitions are and help us to tailor our offer to our customers.

What are Cookies? – see more information


Your consent

By using the site, you signify your assent to RYA National Hornet Association Policies. If you do not agree to these policies, do not use this site. We reserve the right to make changes to our Policies. Any changes will be published on this website so that you are always aware of it. Your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of these changes.