Privacy Policy:

DUKE STREET CHURCH (RICHMOND-UPON-THAMES) ("Duke Street Church") operates and may operate other websites. It is Duke Street Church's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.


Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Duke Street Church 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. Duke Street Church's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Duke Street Church's visitors use its website. From time to time, Duke Street Church may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Duke Street Church also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on blogs/sites. Duke Street Church 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 commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Duke Street Church's websites choose to interact with Duke Street Church in ways that require Duke Street Church to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Duke Street Church gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Duke Street Church are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Duke Street Church collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Duke Street Church. Duke Street Church 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

Duke Street Church may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Duke Street Church may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Duke Street Church does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Duke Street Church 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 Duke Street Church's behalf or to provide services available at Duke Street Church's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Duke Street Church's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Duke Street Church 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, Duke Street Church discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Duke Street Church believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Duke Street Church, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Duke Street Church website and have supplied your email address, Duke Street Church may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Duke Street Church and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Duke Street Church 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. Duke Street Church uses cookies to help Duke Street Church identify and track visitors, their usage of Duke Street Church website, and their website access preferences. Duke Street Church visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Duke Street Church's websites, with the drawback that certain features of Duke Street Church's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.