ToastHost's privacy policy

ToastHost was created by a Toastmasters for other Toastmasters so we take our and your privacy seriously. The below policy document details what data we store, what we use it for and your rights.

Who we are (ToastHost) is a website run by Fieldmark Engineering Ltd. A company registered in the United Kingdom (registration number 04128165). With a registered address of Citycal House, 12 Bridge Road Business Park, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 1TX.

What we do

We provide Toasthost services to support the online presence of Toastmasters clubs. We provide club websites and tools to help users mange and run their clubs.

What data we collect

To run ToastHost we collect information about our users, we keep the information limited to what we need to support our users and business.

User Data

The user data we collect is:
  • Name
  • Email address
  • The clubs a user is linked to
  • The actions the user performs on the site (such as creating a new blog post for a club)
ToastHost are intended for business use, and ToastHost does not knowingly collect personal information from people under the age of 18.

Club data

We collect various data about the club (input by our users) to support the club websites these include:
  • Club Name
  • Club short name
  • Web address (if using a custom url)
  • The club meeting dates and locations
  • The club information (welcome message, about our club etc)
  • Blog posts and photos the users uploads

Why we collect the data

We collect both the user and club data so that we can provide to the clubs that the users are part of. Users can manage their clubs web-presence via this site. We will not sell this data and store it only for the purposes of running this service.

What we do with the data

We use the data to help manage the clubs. We will send you emails for several reasons:
    • For club management we will send you automatic emails of key events (new user requests, details requiring updating.
      To let you know of updates and changes to the site and its available
    Automated emails will be sent to notify you of events within
  • Who has access to your data

    The information (except your password) is visible to two sets of people:
    • ToastHost staff - for the support management of the site (full information excluding password)
    • Members of ToastHost clubs you are associated with

    Where we store the data

    Our data is stored in two places:

    On our website

    We store all of our data in our website database. This database is hosted in the Amazon Cloud (EU) and is held securely. All access to the site is via a secure https connection.

    Our hosting provider

    The websites themselves are held in web-hosting account with - Privacy Policya)

    How we use cookies

    ToastHost uses “cookies” to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you try and view a page and are not logged in, a cookie helps ToastHast remember where you wanted to go after you log in and will redirect you to that page. Some cookies are necessary for HostPapa sites to work properly, such as the cookies which indicate you’ve successfully logged into your account. Some cookies, like the ones used by Google Analytics, help us see how visitors use our sites. If you visit ToastHost with a browser that has cookies enabled, you are letting us know that you agree to us using cookies with your browser. You can modify your browser settings to delete or block cookies. You will need to see the “Help” section of your browser for instructions on how to do this. You could also install plugins that block or manage cookies. If you do decide to limit your browser’s ability to use cookies, please remember that the ToastHost sites will not function correctly.

    GPDR Status

    The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European regulation that came into force on the 25th May 2018. We By signing up to our site you are agreeing that we may store and use your data for the purposes stated in this policy. We always aim to be fully compliant with all privacy regulations.

    Your rights

    Under the data protection regulations you have a number of specific rights as specified here:
    • To summarise you have the right to:
    • know who is holding your data (details above)
    • know who to contact:
    • know what data we collect and what we do with it (see above)
    • know who we share information with and why (see above)
    • Additionally, you have the right to:
    • ask us what information we hold on you.
    • update or rectify inaccurate, incomplete or out of date data we hold on you
    • to ask us to delete your information
    • raise a complaint with the ICO -
    We would love to hear your feedback - if you have any comments or questions Email Us