Privacy Policy and Cookies

This privacy policy sets out how Mara Securities Ltd uses and protects any information that you give Mara Securities Ltd when you use the website.

Mara Securities Ltd 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.

Mara Securities Ltd 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 18 August 2019.

Purpose of processing

We will use the data supplied to communicate with you by email. We may supplement the data that we obtain from you with other information that we obtain from our interactions with you.

Retention period

The data we collect from you will be retained by us securely. If you no longer wish to receive Masson Mills’ emails you can respond and request to be unsubscribed. As well as unsubscribing you have the right to contact us requesting us to delete or amend your details. Your data will be kept for up to 3 years after which it will be deleted.


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.

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 file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic to the website.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

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.

There are a few categories to describe the usage of cookies.

Necessary: Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Statistics: Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Marketing: Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Here is a list of the cookies used on the website. You can adjust your cookie settings in your browser.


Cookie Name

Cookie purpose description



Preserves user session state across page requests.









Google Analytics logs details about the visitor's browser and computer.

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

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.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Sir Richard Arkwright's Masson Mills, Working Textile Museum, Derby Road, Matlock Bath, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3PY.

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