Terms & Conditions
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123The Beatson - West of Scotland Cancer CareNHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Terms & Conditions


The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) seeks to ensure that the information published on its website is up to date and accurate. However, the information on the website does not constitute medical, legal or professional advice and The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) cannot accept any liability for actions arising from its use. The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) cannot be held responsible for the contents of any pages referenced by an external link.


The information and publications on The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC)'s website are subject to Crown Copyright. Material may be reproduced without formal permission or charge for personal or in-house use only. For other use or if in doubt, please contact the Press Office, Dalian House, 350 St Vincent Street, GLASGOW  G2 8YZ

Guidance notes on publishing and copyright, including those from the Queen's Printer for Scotland, are available at http://www.hmso.gov.uk/guides.htm


Any personal data collected through this website will be treated as confidential in line with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Cookies and Website Traffic Analysis

The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) website uses third-party cookies to measure use of the website including number of visitors, and how frequently pages are viewed. This helps to determine what is popular and can influence future content and development. The information collected by The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) will include IP Address, pages visited, browser type and operating system. The data will not be used to identify any user personally.

Users have the opportunity to set their computers to accept all cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time.

Log files

Log files stored on the BWOSCC web server allow the recording and analysis of users' use of the website. Log files do not contain any personal information.

Collection and Use of Personal Information


Legal Disclaimer

Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.


This Website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC), are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Website.

Correcting/Updating/Deleting/Deactivating Personal Information

If a user's personally identifiable information changes (such as postal code, phone, email or postal address), we provide a way to correct, update or delete/deactivate users' personally identifiable information. This can be done via our feedback form.

Under the Data Protection Act, individuals registering for news and information from The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) have the right make a subject access request for their personal data processed by The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) for those purposes.

Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

If, however, we are going to use users' personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify users via email or by posting a notice on our Web site for 30 days.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us via our Contact Us page, or use one of the other methods also detailed there.