Privacy Policy

West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society (WSMLS) - Website Privacy Policy/Terms and Conditions

The West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society (WSMLS) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This privacy policy tells you what to expect when we collect personal information.

By visiting our website or using our contact service, you are signifying your acceptance of this policy and terms & conditions. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our website. Your continued use of the website will be deemed your acceptance of the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy.


This privacy policy does not cover links within our website linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.


This website has been compiled by the West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society (WSMLS) solely for the purpose of providing information about the Club and disclaims responsibility for the completeness or accuracy of the website information, text, and links.  The WSMLS takes no responsibility for the  content of linked websites.

Liability Limitation

The West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society (WSMLS) will under no circumstances be liable for any damages related to your use of the website.

Downloading and copying

All images used in this site are the property of the West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society (WSMLS). The images may not be reproduced, copied, transmitted, or manipulated without the written permission of the West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society. Doing so may constitute an infringement of international copyright laws which could result in prosecution.


We do not collect any personal information from anyone who is merely visiting or browsing the website. However personal information may be requested from visitors who choose to send the West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society an email message or contact form. We will collect personal information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. You can refuse to supply personally identifiable information.

Changes to this privacy policy

The West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society (WSMLS) MAY update this privacy policy at any time. The revision date of this policy is stated at the bottom of this page. We encourage users of our site to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.


Cookies are small data files containing unique identifiers, which are sent to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are used to improve your online experience to:

  • Make our website operate as you’d expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you

This website does not automatically capture or store personal information, other than logging your IP address and session information such as how long your visit lasted, and the type of browser used. This is recognised by the web server and is only used for system administration and to provide statistics which we use to evaluate how the site is used. Cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use our site, which is then used to help improve the site. The information collected includes the number of site visitors, where visitors come to the site from and the pages they visited.


Contact us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our Terms & Conditions, please contact us:

West of Scotland Mineral and Lapidary Society, Knightswood Community Centre, 201 Alderman Road, Knightswood, Glasgow, G13 3DD. Email –


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