Privacy Policy

The club respects the rights of its web site visitors and does not, as a general rule, collect personal information of any kind. Where a user voluntarily provides personal information in response to a questionnaire, survey or other electronic communication the information collected will be used strictly for the purposes it has been collected.

For general web browsing of the club site no personal information is revealed to us. Certain statistical information is available to us via our Internet service provider and this information may include the lP address of the web server you are using, the top level domain name from which you access the Internet (for example, .ie, .com, etc), the type of browser you are using, the date and time you access our site and the Internet address used to link to our site.

The above information is used to create summary statistics, which allow us to assess the number of visitors to our site and to identify what pages are accessed most frequently, and to manage our web servers. We use these statistics primarily to help us make our site more user friendly.


The content of the clubs web pages are provided as an information guide only and are intended to enhance user access to information about the club and activities that the club is involved in. While every effort is made in preparing material for publication no responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of the club for any errors, omissions or misleading statements on these pages or any site to which these pages connect.  Although every effort is made to ensure the reliability of listed sites, this cannot be taken as an endorsement of these sites.


The material featured on our site is subject to copyright according to the Copyright and Related Rights Act, 2000. Materials may be downloaded to file or printed for personal use only. Where downloaded materials are being issued to others, the source including the URL and copyright status must be acknowledged.

Permission to reproduce copyright material does not extend to any materials on this site which may be the property of third parties. Permission to reproduce such materials must be obtained directly from the third party copyright holder.

Use of the Douglas RFC logo

The Logo is the property of Douglas RFC and may not be used by third parties in a manner that may imply that the user is acting on behalf of the the club when they are not, or where it is linked to aims and activities incompatible with the role and ethos of the club. It should not, under any circumstances, be used by a commercial company to advertise a product or service. Written permission for third parties to use the club logo is required.


The club website uses “cookies” , these are small text files stored by the browser on your computer, at the request of our server. We generally use cookies to deliver content specific to your interests and to save your personal preferences so you do not have to re-enter them each time you connect to our website. Our cookies are not available to other websites.

Cookies enable us:

●        Measure visitor traffic to the club website.
●        Store information about your preferences, and assists us customise our website.
●        Speeds up your web searches
●        Recognises you when you return to our website.

Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them you can visit

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics on our site and across all websites visit

Links to external sites

Articles on our website may include useful links to other third party web sites that are not related to the club or maintained by the club. Please be aware that once you click one of these site links, you are subject to that particular site's privacy policy and not to that of the club. You  should review the privacy policy for each site you visit. Every effort is made to ensure the reliability of listed sites, but this must not be taken as an endorsement of these sites or their contents.


We use Stripe ( as our payments gateway processor. We do not keep or store any of your card details on our servers. Our servers are 100% PCI compliant and we use the latest encryption certs. You can identify a site is secure when a web address starts with a closed lock emblem and the address starts with "HTTPS".

No matter how secure websites appear to be it is always very important that you have an up to date virus guard running on your own PC or Laptop.

Do email us if you have any questions.