This website, entertainment.ie and associated apps is owned and operated by Packed House Ltd.
or its parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates.
Entertainment.ie is fully compliant with The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679, which is in effect from
May 25th 2018.
entertainment.ie respects your right to choose. Consent revocation is the process by which EEA (European Economic Area) visitors who
consented to personalized ads can revoke that consent.
Click here to revoke your choice
Right to Privacy
entertainment.ie respects your right to privacy. Any information we collect, be it non-personalised or personalised,
will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with The General
Data Protection Regulation. Entertainment.ie strictly only works with fully data compliant partners.
Collection and use of personal information
entertainment.ie collects non-personalised and personalised data in three main ways:
Information that you actively volunteer, such as account registration, email newsletter registration and similar.
Analytics: This allows entertainment.ie to measure the number of visits to the website, content consumed and helps inform us as to
how to improve the website for visitors.
We never share this information with any third parties without your explicit consent.
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The information we collect:
Advertisements on entertainment.ie can be of a non-personalised or personalised nature. The information collected by
advertisers helps them to gauge the effectiveness of their campaigns and may limit the number of times you see an
advertisement. For more information and details of how to manage how advertising works on entertainment.ie, read our
Change of Advertisement Consent
entertainment.ie respects your right to choose. Under the GDPR you may change your choice of viewing personalised and
non-personalised advertisements. You may do so by changing your consent
Entertainment.ie Reader Accounts
You may register for a free entertainment.ie reader account. Your account allows you to enter competitions on our website, customise your cinema and tv listings as well as receive notification reminders.
The information we collect and store securely includes name, email address, location, date of birth, competition entry details, reminders, log in and updating account details. We need this information to send your reminders, check the validity of competition entries, and for storing your favourite tv stations and cinemas on our systems.
You may change your account settings or opt out at any time by
deleting your account.
Entertainment.ie Partner Listing Accounts
You may register for a free entertainment.ie listing partner account to submit event listings. The information we collect and
store securely includes name, email address, phone number, the venue or act you represent, the events you have submitted,
log in and updating account details.
You may opt out of our partner listing account at any time by
deleting your account.
You may register for informational email newsletters via our website. This requires your name and email address, and
optionally your county and areas of interest, to be submitted to our email newsletter software (Mailchimp), which is
fully compliant with The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
You may choose to opt out of email newsletters or update your preferences at any time via the unsubscribe link in the
foot of any of our email newsletters or from the signup form on our website . You may also choose to opt out by contacting
[email protected] at any time.
Email Contact by You
If you email entertainment.ie with feedback or questions, we will respond to you as quickly as possible. Any details you
send to us, including email and name, are stored for as long as is necessary to deal with your query. All contacts are
deleted once we have satisfactorily answered your question or comment.
Competition Winners List
We like to provide all readers with the names of winners of competitions. We will always request permission from the winner
to display their name on the list and only display this for 3 months. Any winner has the right not to have their name published.
There may be some instances of us not being able to display full names on our winners list for security or operational reasons.
Third Party Applications
We use some third party services on our website. We only use GDPR compliant services and partners.
These services help us build a better website experience. We use Google Analytics, Hotjar, Firebase and Carbon for this purpose. Hotjar and Firebase anonymise your IP and do not contain any personally identifiable information. Google Analytics does capture some personal information, such as location information. Carbon does capture IP addresses as well as other non personalised data to analyse what content is consumed to help provide more relevant content groups for our readers. Read their Privacy Policies & options on how to opt out by clicking on the links above. These companies do not share your data with any other companies. This information will never be disclosed to a third party, unless obliged to do so by a rule of law.
Competitions & Surveys:
Entertainment.ie occasionally uses Wufoo for competition entry collection. We will clearly inform you when we are using this
service. Wufoo is owned and operated by Survey Monkey.
Entertainment.ie occasionally uses Survey Monkey to run reader surveys. We will clearly inform you when we are using this service.
Social Media & Website Players
Entertainment.ie offers readers the opportunity to share and view our content on various social media platforms, including
Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, Instagram & Flickr. Entertainment.ie also uses GDPR compliant third party audio and
video players as well as quiz generating tools. These include Youtube, Soundcloud, Omny and Playbuzz and PollDaddy.
You can read each of their Privacy Policies by visiting:
Entertainment.ie does provide links to other websites. Whilst we do check the validity of other websites and never link to
on this page for any updates or changes.
Contact our Data Protection Officer at [email protected]
for any further clarifications or personal data requests. Whilst we aim to address any questions or queries as soon as possible, please allow up to 30 working days for a response.
For more information on data protection, please visit www.dataprotection.ie &