Bure Valley Railway is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
It may be necessary for Bure Valley Railway to change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy was updated and effective from 8th May, 2012.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- Information that you provide by filling in forms on the site. This includes information which you may provide at the time of submission or by subscribing to any services we may provide, request for material or requesting further information or services.
- We may also ask you for information when you enter a competition or promotion sponsored by us and when you report a problem with the website.
- Anonymous details of your visits to this website including, but not limited to, traffic data and location data (via Cookies).
What we do with the information we gather
All the information we collect is only used for internal purposes, to help us understand more about our customers and to deal with any enquiries or requests that you have made from us. This information will not be supplied or sold to any third party.
If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
We may also use this information to improve our products and services.
We may periodically send promotional emails or other mailings about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the contact details which you have provided. (Where contact details are submitted, there is a box for you to click so as to indicate that you do not want the information to be used for direct marketing purposes.)
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online and internally.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to a customers needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes. (Click here to see a list of cookies associated with this site.)
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Click here for instructions on how to disable cookies. Please be aware that if you do disable cookies, certain services on this site may not be available to you and your enjoyment of the site may be impaired.
Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
We try our best to ensure that these links are safe and suitable for all our users, but unfortunately Bure Valley Railway cannot be responsible for the content on any website we link to. The inclusion of any link from our website does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views or products expressed within them.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
- Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on this website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to –
Bure Valley Railway,
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Bure Valley Railway and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose.
Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Bure Valley Railway. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Bure Valley Railway takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
Travelling with us
Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the stated departure time, enabling us to maintain punctual running of the published timetable.
The railway reserves the right to refuse an electric scooter or wheelchair if it is too large, or heavy and cannot be easily manoeuvred onboard a rail carriage without the help of railway staff to lift it into position.
Whilst every effort will be made to maintain the services published, The Bure Valley Railway does not guarantee that the trains will depart or arrive at the time stated and reserves the right to cancel, alter or suspend any train without notice and accepts no liability for any loss, inconvenience or delay thereby caused.
A ticket does not guarantee seats on a specific train.
We endeavour to operate all trains advertised with the type of locomotive haulage stated, however if necessary it may be required to substitute this service with another type of locomotive at short notice.