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Updated Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Mpower People CIC operates www.mpowerpeople.co.uk. It is Mpower People CIC’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Mpower People CIC collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Mpower People CIC’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Mpower People CIC’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Mpower People CIC may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Mpower People CIC also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments. Mpower People CIC only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Mpower People CIC’ website choose to interact with Mpower People CIC in ways that require Mpower People CIC to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Mpower People CIC gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with Mpower People CIC are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Mpower People CIC collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Mpower People CIC. Mpower People CIC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Mpower People CIC may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its website. For instance, Mpower People CIC may monitor the most popular posts on mpowerpeople.co.uk and may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Mpower People CIC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Mpower People CIC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Mpower People CIC’ behalf or to provide services available at Mpower People CIC’ website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Mpower People CIC’ will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Mpower People CIC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Mpower People CIC believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Mpower People CIC, third parties or the public at large. Mpower People CIC takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Mpower People CIC uses cookies to help Mpower People CIC identify and track visitors, their usage of Mpower People CIC website, and their website access preferences. Mpower People CIC visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Mpower People CIC’ website, with the drawback that certain features of Mpower People CIC’ website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Mpower People CIC, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Mpower People CIC goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Mpower People CIC may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.


Ads appearing on any of our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Mpower People CIC and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Mpower People CIC may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Mpower People CIC’ sole discretion. Mpower People CIC encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Date policy updated:

21 May 2018.

Published On: 21st May 2018