Legal and Privacy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Specific to this site

This site is a private and privately hosted site and is not connected to Barclays Bank PLC in any way and thus any expressions or views expressed there-in are not those of Barclays PLC or any Barclays group company or organisation. Any interlectual property belonging to Barclays PLC is used with their permission.

Any links provided to external sites are for convenience only. No recommendation should be read into the provision of these links and no responsibility is accepted for the content of those sites.

This site is copyright BHC/WAVP Limited/2006 – 2015

The site contains copyright audio files which may be listened to using any player provided but under no circumstances may they be downloaded. The use of download tools (such as Real Player) to download is prohibited. All files are clearly marked copyright and are also digitally watermarked. They are not public domain files.

No contractural relationships with BHC or WAVP Limited are created when purchasing goods via this site apart from ticket purchase. Any contractural agreements created are between the site user and the linked supplier (eg Amazon).

Please note do not issue emails. Any emails purporting to come from an address such as, a random set of or should be treated as spam. We have seen such emails circulating in the past but not recently. The ISP/Domain administrators which the originators have used, have been contacted in those cases we know about. If you wish to submit any emails received for investrigation, please forward them with a copy of the email header (in message properties) to

Please note, any facebook page perporting to be for Barclays House Choir is presently unauthorised, not under our control and no reliance should be placed on the contents. Twitter account however is authorised.

This site does not collect any personal information apart from name and address information gathered in respect to ticket purchases etc. which is destroyed shortly after the transaction is completed. Such information is not added to our mailing list or used for any other purpose the supplying the ordered tickets. Statistics are gathered as part of normal website operation (including referring site) but this information cannot be linked to specific individuals and is not publically available.

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Any attempts by unauthorised persons to log on to this site are logged, traced and the offending IP address is barred from accessing this site ever again. We reserve the right to register such addresses on publically available black lists.