Privacy Policy

This page is the privacy policy for the Wigan Lane Books website.

A privacy policy is a document that attempts to explain how your data is used by the website.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site or place an order.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

* To improve our website

(we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)

* To process transactions

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order.

We offer the use of a secure server/HTTPS ( ).

All payments are processed by PayPal. All supplied financial/credit information is transmitted via PayPal’s Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into their database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

Your payment is processed entirely by PayPal, and so your credit card details etc will at no point be stored on our servers.

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Log files

Like all modern servers, the server this website is hosted on keeps anonymous log files – which includes basic information such as IP addresses, which pages and resources are loaded etc.


This website uses a cookie to keep certain basic information about your session and history.

Cookies are totally harmless, and allow us to tailor the website to work better for you, and allows for the e-commerce functionality – meaning without cookies we couldn’t identify who you are or process an order safely.

There are also some cookies on this website from third parties such as Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a tool that allows us to see which pages are the most popular and where our web traffic comes from. You can read more about the Google Analytics privacy policy and cookie here.


On the blog area of this website we have advertising from Google Adsense. View the Adsense privacy policy to find out more.

Google/Adsense/Doubleclick may show ads from a variety of different advertising networks and partners, and these companies will also have an applicable privacy policy.


If you have any questions you can get in contact and we will be happy to help.