Privacy & Data Protection

SPEL is committed to protecting your personal information. We want our services to be safe and reliable for everyone. Our policy covers all users who register to use the website.

It is not necessary to register to browse and search our site. However, we have made a selection of our important Literature and Drawings private. These private documents require registration.

It is our policy to take all necessary steps to ensure that any information that you provide to us will be stored and processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

  • We will hold and transmit your information in a safe, confidential and secure environment.
  • We will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties.
  • We will monitor on an ongoing basis compliance with the provisions of the Act by third party processors of Personal Information held by SPEL.

If you require further information please email or call 01743 445200.

Your data

When becoming a new customer you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. The information you provide shall be held and may be used by SPEL for the following purposes:

  • To send you newsletters and details of offers and promotions in which we believe you will be interested.
  • To improve the content design and layout of the website.
  • To understand the interest and download behaviour of our registered users.
  • To perform other such general marketing and promotional focused on our products and activities.
  • To help us to better understand and develop our business, including new and innovative products and services, through analysis and assessment

Contact information maybe used to supply information about SPEL to you at a later date.

Users may subscribe or unsubscribe to receive future mailings from us via email and post. To unsubscribe, please email or call 01743 445200.

If you want SPEL to delete any personal information, please contact send an email to We may request that you provide further information and identification to enable us to comply with this request.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material, which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.


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Links from our site

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. When accessing a site via our website we advise you check their terms of use and privacy policies to ensure compliance and determine how they may use your information.