Privacy Policy

What is this Privacy Policy for?

This privacy policy is for this website [] and served by Driftwood Cinema Limited and governs the privacy of its users who choose to use it.

The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.

The Website

This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.

Use of Cookies

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Where applicable this website uses a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer / device. This complies with recent legislation requirements for websites to obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user’s computer / device.

Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google’s privacy policy here for further information [ ].

Other cookies may be stored to your computers hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or adverts. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored, saved or collected.

Contact & Communication

Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 1998. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.

This website and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the products / services they offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted. This includes using your details to subscribe you to any email newsletter program the website operates but only if this was made clear to you and your express permission was granted when submitting any form to email process. Or whereby you the consumer have previously purchased from or enquired about purchasing from the company a product or service that the email newsletter relates to. This is by no means an entire list of your user rights in regard to receiving email marketing material. Your details are not passed on to any third parties.

Email Newsletter

This website operates an email newsletter program, used to inform subscribers about products and services supplied by this website. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion. Some subscriptions may be manually processed through prior written agreement with the user.

Subscriptions are taken in compliance with UK Spam Laws detailed in the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003. All personal details relating to subscriptions are held securely and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. No personal details are passed on to third parties nor shared with companies / people outside of the company that operates this website. Under the Data Protection Act 1998 you may request a copy of personal information held about you by this website’s email newsletter program. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to the business address at the bottom of this policy.

Email marketing campaigns published by this website or its owners may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity [this is by no far a comprehensive list].
This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity.

In compliance with UK Spam Laws and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign. If an automated un-subscription system is unavailable clear instructions on how to un-subscribe will by detailed instead.

External Links

Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.

The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Adverts and Sponsored Links

This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.

Clicking on any such adverts will send you to the advertisers website through a referral program which may use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from this website. This may include the use of cookies which may in turn be saved on your computers hard drive. Users should therefore note they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

Shortened Links in Social Media

This website and its owners through their social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy urls [web addresses] (this is an example:

Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.

Resources & Further Information

v.1.0 April 2015 Edited & customised by: Driftwood Cinema Limited


Upcoming Screenings

19 Jan

Time: 7:30pm
Location: Thornhill Community Centre

19th Jan 2018 – Thornhill – Another Time Another Place

Set in 1943 Scotland during World War II, Janie is young housewife married to a man named Dongal, 15 years her senior. As part of a war rehabilation program, Janie and Dongal welcome three Italian P.O.W.’s to work on their farm and Janie soon falls in love and enters into a doomed affair with one of the Italians named Luigi.

Director: Michael Radford
Stars: Phyllis Logan, Giovanni Mauriello, Denise Coffey
Runtime: 118 mins
Released: 1983

21 Jan

Time: 7:00pm
Location: Twynholm Village Hall

21st Jan 2018 – Twynholm – Queen and Country

It is 1952. Bill Rowan is eighteen years old, dreaming his life away at the family’s riverside home, waiting to be called up for two years’ conscription in the British Army. His idyll is shattered by the harsh realities of boot camp. He meets Percy, an amoral prankster; they are rivals and antagonists, but they gradually forge a deep friendship in the claustrophic environment of a closed, prison-like training camp.

Written and directed: John Boorman
Stars: Caleb Landry Jones, Callum Turner, David Thewlis, Pat Shortt, Brian F O’Byrne, Tamsin Egerton, Richard E Grant and Sinead Cusack
Released: 2014
Runtime: 114mins

27 Jan

Time: 7pm
Location: Dalry Town Hall

27th Jan 2018 – Dalry – Whisky Galore 2017


Entrance to Film Show is free
Charity donations at door will be split between Parkinsons UK and Marie Curie. Raffle,Tea/coffee and home baking available.
Relax with friends and see the new layout and equipment for showing films at the Town Hall.

Doors open for teas etc at 5pm

LIFTS available if needed

The inhabitants of a remote Scottish island, deprived of whiskey due to rationing during World War II, are thrilled to learn that a shipwrecked vessel nearby contains 50,000 cases of their beloved booze. The community work to hide the discovery from the British authorities, all while planning two weddings for the daughters of the local shopkeeper (Gregor Fisher).

Directed by Gillies MacKinnon,
Stars: Eddie Izzard, Gregor Fisher
Released: 2016
Runtime: 98mins

02 Feb

Time: 19:30
Location: Port Logan

2nd Feb 2018 – Port Logan – Blues Brothers

Upon Jake’s release from prison, the brothers are reunited and visit the orphanage they grew up in only to discover that it is in danger of being shut down by the county for failure to pay taxes. With a little help from James Brown as a revival preacher, the Blues Brothers are divinely inspired to raise the $5,000 that the orphanage needs to stay open.

Director: John Landis
Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Cab Calloway
Released: 1980
Runtime: 133mins

Our Screening Locations

Tolbooth Art Centre
Tolbooth Art Centre, High Street, Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom
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Wigtown, United Kingdom
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Thornhill Community Centre
Thornhill Community Centre, Thornhill, United Kingdom
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Tarbrax Village Hall
280 Viewfield Rd, Tarbrax, West Calder EH55 8XF, UK
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Twynholm Village Hall
3 Main St, Twynholm, Kirkcudbright DG6 4NT, UK
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Dunscore – Flicks in the Sticks, Glenriddell Hall
Glenriddell Hall, Church Crescent, Dunscore, United Kingdom
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Castle Kennedy Gardens
Unnamed Road, Stranraer DG9 8SJ, UK
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Lochinch Castle Lawns
Lochinch Castle, Stranraer, United Kingdom
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Thornhill Inn
Thornhill inn, 103-106 Drumlanrig Street, Thornhill DG3 5LU
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Wallace Hall Academy
Wallace Hall Academy, Station Road, Thornhill DG3 5DS
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Dalry Town Hall
Southern Upland Way, Castle Douglas DG7 3SW, UK
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Waterbeck Village Hall
1797 B722, Lockerbie DG11 3JS, UK
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Port Logan
1 Nessock Terrace, Port Logan, Stranraer DG9 9NQ, UK
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Douglas Ewart High School
Douglas Ewart High School, Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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Buccleuch & Queensberry Arms Hotel
The Buccleuch & Queensberry Arms Hotel, Drumlanrig Street, Thornhill, United Kingdom
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Whauphill Village Hall
B7052, Newton Stewart DG8 9NN, UK
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Auchencairn Murry Hall
Auchencairn Village Hall, Church Road, Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
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Eskdalemuir Community Hub
Eskdalemuir Community Hub, Eskdalemuir, United Kingdom
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Gatehouse of Fleet,Community Hall
Anwoth Annexe, Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas DG7 2JX, UK
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Boreland Village Hall
B723, Lockerbie DG11 2LH, UK
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Cample Mill
89 Cample, Thornhill DG3 5HD, UK
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Samye Ling Kagyu Monastery
Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery, Langholm, United Kingdom
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