This website is owned and operated by Ian Barnes trading as Coast Radar.
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Our Privacy Policy

We want visitors to our website to be able to take part fully in the activities and offers we provide. We also want to make sure that when we collect information from you, we do so in a way that does not infringe your right to privacy. This privacy policy explains how we use any personal information we collect about you when you use this website and how we use cookies.

By using our website you accept the terms of this Privacy Policy.

When do we collect personal information?

We collect information about you when you register with us and edit profile process on our site. Any profile information provided on this site may be displayed publicly.

We also collect information when you voluntarily signup for updates, complete customer surveys, provide feedback and participate in competitions.

Website usage information is collected using cookies.

We collect information about you during the add listing process on our site. This business information may include but is not limited to, your name, email address, phone number, address, locations details including GPS coordinates and any other details that might be requested from you for the purpose of adding your business/event listings.

What types of personal information do we collect?

We collect personal information about you, about the content you submit, about how you use our services and about how you use our websites. This may include information that you provide to us directly but is not limited to, your name, email address any other details that might be requested from you for the purpose of building your public profile, as well as information which we collect when you use our services.

How will we use the information about you?

We collect information about you to process your order, manage your account and, if you agree, to email you about other products and services we think may be of interest to you. We use your information collected from the website to personalise your repeat visits to our website, respond to your queries or complaints. Coast Radar will not share your information for marketing purposes with companies outside of Coast Radar. In processing your order, we may send your details to, and also use information from credit reference agencies and fraud prevention agencies.


You can register with Coast Radar in one of three ways:

  1. Business Listing, when taking out a business listing we will not contact you other than to manage your listing or in changes to your service.
  2. Website Registration, when registering for the website this is for participation and we collect minimum information to enable you to register and we will not contact you other than to manage your account or in changes to your service.
  3. Email Updates, when registering we will send you email updates when we have new posts, new listings or marketing from our business subscribers.

In the case of (1) and (2) you will need to either cancel your listing or de-register with the website to stop any communication, whilst in (3) you have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes, if you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please click the “unsubscribe” link in any communication we have sent.


We don’t save any payment information on our servers, all payments and subscriptions are taken using the PayPal payment network. For information on their data collection please see the PayPal website.

Access to your information and correction

You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email, telephone or write using the contact details below. We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.


Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. They cannot harm your computer and do not contain any information that enables us to identify you personally, they just enable our websites to recognise your computer and to identify certain other non-personal information such as which browser you are using. This information can be used to make the website work, to identify which parts of the site can work better or to analyse how often people visit the site and what they look at. We will not associate this data with any personally identifying information that you may choose to provide to us in other ways.

Some features used on this website may involve a cookie being sent to your computer by a third party. For example, if you view or listen to any embedded audio or video content you may be sent cookies from the site where the embedded content is hosted. Likewise, if you share any content on this website through social networks (for example by clicking a Facebook “like” button or a “Tweet” button) you may be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control the setting of these cookies so please check the websites of these third-parties for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

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You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in the case of Coast Radar many website features will not function as a result impacting your experience. For a list of the cookies, Coast Radar uses please refer to our Cookies page.

Google Ads

On some pages, we display ads from the Google network with ad personalisation turned on, this means Google will use your information to make your ads displayed on Coast Radar more useful for you. The information collected and used for this type of advertising is not personal, in that it does not identify you in the real world. No personal information, such as your name, address or email address, is used. Data about your browsing activity is collected and analysed anonymously. For example, a website that sells surfboards might use Google’s ad services. After you visit that site, you could see an ad on Coast Radar for surfboards.

Google Ads have partnerships with technology providers that may use this data, for more information on the use of data in Ads and how this can be disabled at a browser level for all sites see Google Ads Policies.

Google Ads can also be suppressed on Coast Radar by creating an account and logging in.

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 should read their own privacy policies.

A number of links on this site are affiliate links. If you click on these links and go visit the resulting site, a cookie will be set in your web browser that will cause us to receive a commission “IF” you purchase a product on the other end. This is a legitimate way to monetise and pay for the operation of websites and we can gladly reveal our affiliate relationships to you.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this web page.

This privacy policy was last updated on 21st May 2018.

How to contact us

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

  • email (
  • or by telephone: 01442 781091
  • or write to us: Coast Radar, Brookside, 35 Brook End, Weston Turville, Bucks HP22 5RQ