Privacy Statement

This Privacy policy explains how we use any information we collect about you when you use this website

What information do we collect about you?

We collect information about you when you register with us or place an order on our shop for products or services. We also collect information when you voluntarily complete customer surveys or petitions, provide feedback or participate in competitions. We also collect website usage information that is collected using cookies.

How we will use the information about you?

We collect information about you to manage your account, process your orders and, if you agree, to email you about our campaigns, membership and fundraising opportunities that we think will be of interest to you.

The information we hold about you is segmented based on the preferences you choose. We use your segmented information to personalise your repeat visits to our website and also, if you have agreed, to determine which marketing emails you will receive from us.

MCS will not share your information for marketing purposes with any other organisations.


We would like to send you information about our work, our campaigns, our fundraising, appeals and membership opportunities which may be of interest to you. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt out at a later date.

You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes.

Access to your information and correction

You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us at the following address. There is no charge for this service.

We want to make sure your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.


Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.

You can set your browser to not accept cookies, each browser provider will have information on how to do this. In a few cases some of our website features may not function correctly as a result.

Other Websites

Our website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you must read their own privacy policies.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates in this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on the 19th September 2017.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you:

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