Privacy Policy

Your privacy is of great importance to us. This privacy policy explains our information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. We do not sell, trade or rent your personal information to third parties.

Terms and conditions of using this website

Definition of terms
The ‘Framlingham Business Association’ (also abbreviated within this website to ‘FBA’) will be referred to as ‘We’ or ‘Us’ for the rest of this document.

Users of and any parties making enquiries by email, telephone or post are referred to as ‘You’ or ‘Your’.

Access / use of our website

This is subject to acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these conditions, you should stop using the site at once.

Accuracy of Information

Reasonable effort is made to ensure that information carried on our site will be accurate and up-to-date. This is done in good faith and we do not accept any liability for error or omission with regards to site content. Even where there is a hypertext link from this site, we do not accept responsibility for the content of any third party site. Our privacy statement only applies to our own websites. For third party websites, please refer to their own privacy statements.

It should be noted that the information included in the individual business directory entries has been supplied by the companies in question, is reproduced here in good faith: it is not reflective of any FBA opinions and we do not accept any liability for error or omission with regards to site content. 

Our Liability

We shall not be liable for any damages arising in contract, tort, or otherwise from the use of or inability to use this site, or any material contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this site or any such material.

Legal Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions are governed by English law.

The information we may collect

The Framlingham Business Association website does not currently require membership. As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in server log files. The information in the server log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site this information is not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

We also use third-party analytical data gathering tools for the purposes of aggregate visitor traffic information which may set a cookie on your computer. The data collected by these third-party services may include information such as your IP address, type of web-browser, and computer operating system. The third party data gathering tool we use is Google Analytics for more information visit see Google’s privacy policy here


The Framlingham Business Association website uses a small number of text cookies to enhance the functionality of the website.

How the information is used

We share information with Association members and selected outside parties through partnership organisations / associations such as the Heritage Coast Market Towns Initiative. Once accepted into membership, your information provided through our contact form will be published on this website unless the FBA chairperson is expressly requested not to in writing.

The information gathered is analysed to help us understand how well the website is performing.

Data security

The Framlingham Business Association website uses reasonable security procedures to maintain the confidentiality of the information you provide. The Internet is however an open public facility and no security measures are guaranteed.

Information collected when you request FBA membership

If you join or make enquiries about joining the Framlingham Business Association, we will collect and hold electronically:

• contact information including name, address, telephone number(s) and/or email address(es) and web address(es) as well as description details about your company which will comprise your company’s directory entry on this site
We will use this information:

• to provide the requested service(s)
• to monitor and improve the quality of our service
• to profile and understand our membership base

We may need to pass some or all of the data collected to our UK-based service providers (eg banks, consultants or mailing houses) to enable us to provide the requested service. These third parties do not use your information other than as necessary to provide the requested service. We will also comply with requests for information from government agencies (UK or overseas) for law enforcement and compliance purposes. It may on occasion be appropriate to release this information to identify, contact or bring legal action against a person who may be causing injury or interference with another person’s rights or property.

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.

Data Subject Access Request

You may ask us in writing for a copy of the information we hold about you (for which we may charge a fee) and to correct any inaccuracies in your information. We aim to respond to you within 31 days from the receipt of the request.

Mailing list

If you have expressed an interest in membership, then we may contact you with membership marketing materials by post or email. Any requests to be removed from our mailing lists will be complied with as quickly as possible.

How to contact us

If you have questions about our policy, do please contact us. This privacy policy does not create any legal or contractual rights on your behalf. Should you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policy please contact us here.

Copyright Notice

The copyright and any other rights in all material on this site are owned by Framlingham Business Association unless otherwise stated.

You are only permitted to download and print extracts from this site under these conditions:

• No part of this site may be reproduced or stored in any other website without prior written consent of FBA.
• Use of documents and related images and graphics on this site is for information and/or personal, non-commercial use only.
• Copies of these pages saved on any storage medium may only be used for viewing purposes or to print extracts for personal, non-commercial use.
• Framlingham Business Association copyright notice must appear in all copies.
• Graphics/illustrations on this site are not to be used in a form separated from the text alongside which they are published on this site.
• Documents or related graphics/illustrations on this site are not to be modified.

Listing of photography / design / illustration credits

It should be noted that the imagery and illustrations included in the individual business directory entries have been supplied by the companies in question and all responsibility for permissions of use and reproduction lie with those companies. The supplied materials are reproduced here in good faith: the FBA do not accept any responsibility or liability for the inclusion of such images or illustrations within site content.

We would like to extend our thanks to our members and local organisation colleagues for their continued support. We make every effort to keep our listing of photo credits up to date and free of omissions.

Contributing photographers and our partners include: East Anglian Daily Times; Members of The Camera Club of Framlingham; The Framlingham & District Local History and Preservation Society; The James Breese Collection; Drab Ltd; Xtrahead; A.Whiteley; Rogan MacDonald; Simon Parker 

To find out more or to join the FBA please click here