Privacy policy


Material on this site is protected by copyright. The Copyright owner is Middlesbrough Borough Council.

All intellectual property rights are reserved. Trademarks, brand names, company names, and logos are the property of Middlesbrough Council, or of their respective owners. Reproduction, alteration, modification, distribution, or re-publication in any format, without prior written permission from the property owner, is forbidden.

Permission is granted to copy text from the Middlesbrough Theatre website solely for your personal use, to file or to printer. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not being re-used or published in any format. This permission does not extend to any material identified as being the copyright of another entity.

The council’s copyright and other intellectual property rights are protected by UK laws and by international treaties.


The Middlesbrough Theatre website does not actively capture or store personal information when the site is visited. However, the IP address, duration of visit and type of browser may be logged. Cookies may be used by the Middlesbrough Theatre website to track sessions for collection of statistical information. This is recognised by the Web Server and is used for system administration purposes and to provide statistics. Individuals cannot be identified from this data.

Personal information may be collected when emails are sent to the address detailed on the Website. Under the Data Protection Act 1998, Middlesbrough Council is the Data Controller of any personal information collected via this site and has a duty to protect and use it in accordance with the data protection principles.

By using this website you consent to the collection and use of your information as set out above.

Explanation of terms

An IP address is the technical Internet Protocol address of computers connected to the Internet. All networks use Internet Protocol to transmit data between two devices.

Browser is a software application used to locate and display web pages.

Web Server is the device used to deliver web pages to a computer.

Cookies are pieces of data transferred to a user’s computer when a website is visited. The information is used to track the interests of users and personalise future visits by customising web pages.