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Please read our "Privacy Policy" before making any purchases.



This Privacy Policy applies to users of and

William Watson-West is committed to ensuring your privacy is protected. 

William Watson-West operates under the guide of the Data Protection Act of 1984 and the new act of 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Collectable information on the web is defined as either PII (Personally Identifiable Information) and Non-PII (Non-Personally Identifiable Information).


Our website and store is hosted by Wix. 

Your Information

When you make a purchase from us we collect the information you provide us with, such as your name, address and email address in order for us to process the order and complete delivery. We will not pass on this data to any Third Parties unless where necessary to complete the order.


William Watson-West does not collect any PII on its visitors or their behaviour. We do not collect any payment details, including credit card numbers. These are all processed by PayPal and STRIPE via WixStores, both of which are secure and well-known Payment Gateway Providers. WixStores is encrypted using the latest SSL standards, certified by AlphaSSL and monitored with the McAfee Secure Websites Service. 

Third-Party Services

In general, Third-Party Services will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. 

Certain third-party services such as those mentioned in the 'Payment' section above have their own privacy policies in respect to the information that we are required to provide to them in order for them to complete the service. We would recommend reading the individual privacy policies of the Payment Gateway Providers we use.

We do not disclose your personal information to Third Parties except where necessary in order for us to complete a request such as delivery of a purchase from us.


- Placing and order

When you provide us with your personal information in order to complete a transaction, place an order, arrange for a delivery or a return, we imply that you consent to us using your data for that specific reason only.

- Placing a "Painting Answers" order

When you fill out the Google Form associated with this product and provide us with your personal information in order to complete the painting and arrange for a delivery, we imply that you consent to us using your data for those specific reasons only.

- Subscribing to our mailing list

When you subscribe to our mailing list you give us your consent to receive emails from us which may include marketing. You have the option to unsubscribe at any point by clicking 'unsubscribe' at the bottom of an email received from us or, if you wish to withdraw your consent, by emailing us at and requesting for your information to be removed from our database.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to help analyse how users use the site. The tool uses 'cookies', which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for Watson West.

Use of Cookies

List of cookies used by Wix:​

Name - Duration - Purpose

svSession - Permanent - Creates activities and BI4

hs - Session - Security 

incap_ses_${Proxy-ID}_${Site-ID} - Session - Security

incap_visid_${Proxy-ID}_${Site-ID} - Session - Security

nlbi{ID} - Persistent Cookie - Security

XSRF-TOKEN - Persistent Cookie Security

smSession - Two Weeks - Identify Logged in Site Members​​​​​​​​​​​

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services, google maps and youtube videos) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time.


If you have any questions or queries regarding our privacy policy or would like a copy of your data stored by Wix or would like to be removed from our mailing list you can contact us by writing to the following:

William Watson-West

Sword Point House

Jack Hill


Nr Otley

W. Yorks

United Kingdom

LS21 2QY

Use of Cookies
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