Legal Information

Cookie Policy

Thimbles does NOT uses cookies (small files on your computer) to store or collect any information about you.

Privacy Policy

When you browse through our site, we log anonymous information on the efficiency and working of our website. This includes information on the number of times a web page is accessed, the browser used and paths taken when moving through the web site. We purge this information after 365 days have passed.

We also collect a phone number, email adress and name if you choose to contact us by email and expect a responce. This information is kept to enable Thimbles to reply to your enquiry. If you choose to receive an automated "Business Card Contact Details" email your email address is destroyed under the sending process.

From time to time Thimbles may also photograph garments commisioned by customers whilst in the possesion of Thimbles for use on this website or for future reference. When for any special occasion, if notified to Thimbles of the date of that occasion no photographs will not be used until the date notified has passed. No personaly identifiable information will be used in the publication of any photograph unless explicitly sought.

If you do not wish such photograph's to be used, please notify us of your intentions. No photograph's will personally identify any customer of Thimbles.

Data Protection Act 1998

This statement is made by us in light of the requirements of the data protection act 1998, and our responsibilities to you as a “data controller”.

Please read this page carefully. If you do not agree with the contents of this statement, do not submit any personal data to us.


Your use of this website and your submission of any personal data to us, shall constitute your consent to allow us to process your personal data in accordance with the terms of this policy.

For the purposes of this policy, “personal data” means any personal information (including sensitive personal data) that is capable of identifying you. This information may include your name, address, telephone number, fax number or e-mail address


If you have submitted your personal data, and later decide that you would like us to discontinue processing your personal data, you can choose to “opt-out”.

To opt-out, please send an electronic mail headed to us using send email specifying the processing activities you would like us to refrain from. Upon receipt of a written opt-out, we shall discontinue processing your personal data as requested.

Information Which May Be Collected

Personal data may be requested by us, or voluntarily forwarded by you through one of several electronic mail hypertext links or contact forms, present in the body of this website.

Sensitive Personal Data

We shall not request, collect or process any personal data of a sensitive nature from you, without first obtaining your express written consent.


Thimbles does NOT uses cookies (small files on your computer) to store or collect any information about you.

Use Of Personal Data

The personal data collected by us from you, may be utilised by us to:

Disclosure And Use Of Your Personal Data By Third Parties

We will NOT disclose your personal data to third parties, except under the following circumstances.

Providing services you have asked for.

To legal and debt recovery representatives for debt collection and debt tracing purposes.

We may also disclose personal data if required to do so by law or in the good-faith and belief that such action is necessary to:

Data Security

We always takes appropriate measures to safeguard the personal data we hold from unauthorised access or improper use.

We have a strict internal security policy with which our employees must comply as a condition of their employment with us.


Any enquiries regarding this policy must be directed in writing for the attention of our data protection compliance officer.

Under the data protection act 1998, you have the right to request details of your personal data held or processed by us.

Please send such requests in writing to the address above, marked for the attention of the data protection compliance officer. Any request must be accompanied by the statutory administration fee of £10.00.

If you believe that any information held by us is incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete, then you must write without delay to our data protection compliance officer, highlighting the corrective action to be taken. If any information is found to be incorrect, it shall be corrected promptly.