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We welcome your comments and observations about anything to do with the village of
Holme-next-the-Sea in general or this web site in particular. Old photographs are particularly interesting - any pictures of the village shop would be really great for the archives.

Please let us know if you find any of the links broken or if you cannot see any of the images.

In the first instance please email the site administrator at

Website Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how the village website of Holme-next-the-Sea uses and protects any information that you provide when you use this website.

Holme-next-the-Sea village website is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. 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.

We may 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 is effective from April, 2018.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name
  • Contact information including full postal address, telephone number and email address
  • Other information relevant to surveys and/or when we might solicit your opinion

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping
  • We may use the information to improve the website experience we provide
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you about matters relating to village life - but this will not involve marketing or selling of any products
  • We may contact you by email, phone, or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests


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 any information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree (the agreement is usually automatic as configured in your web browser) the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic. We only use Google Analytics cookies - we do not use any other tracking cookies.

We use these 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 customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

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, other than the data you choose to share with us.

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.

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain 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.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • If you are asked to fill in a form on the website, be assured that we will never use any of your personal details for marketing purposes
  • If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for any purpose, you may change your mind at any time by emailing us at
  • You have the right to insist, at any time, that we rectify any errors in your personal information that we hold
  • You have the right to insist, at any time, that we delete all of your personal information that we hold, including any photographs or videos that show your image

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. We will not use your personal information to send you any promotional information about third parties.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018. If you would like a copy of your details that we hold please send your request by email to

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at the above email address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Copyright and Disclaimer


© - Reproduction for commercial gain (including use on any other website) of any picture or any other material on this website is expressly forbidden. Otherwise, If you would like to reproduce any of the photos, or any other material, please contact the site administrator at


Care has been taken in the compilation of this web site. The statements contained on this site are believed to be correct. However, neither the site administrator nor any contributor to the web site shall be liable for any loss, damage or inconvenience arising from inaccuracies.

We cannot control the content or take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers/organisations that can be accessed through our site. Any external products and services listed do not necessarily carry the endorsement of this web site or imply a recommendation.

You agree that you will not:

Post, transmit or disseminate any information on or via this web site which is or may be harmful, obscene, defamatory or otherwise illegal;

Use this web site in a manner which causes or may cause an infringement of the rights of any other.

Use any software, routine or device to interfere or attempt to interfere electronically or manually with the operation or functionality of this Web site including but not limited to uploading or downloading materials.

Thank you!