Privacy Policy re Data

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how The Aldeburgh Bookshop uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

1. What Information we collect about you and how it is used

1.1 Contact Us Form

When contacting us, we request your name, email address, and telephone number.  This information is never shared outside of the Aldeburgh Bookshop and the Aldeburgh Literary Festival.  This data is stored indefinitely for reference but you may request its deletion by contacting us.


1.2 Newsletter Sign-Up Form

When signing up to the newsletter, you consent for us to collect your email address which is shared with a third-party email marketing provider called MailChimp. This data is then used to generate marketing material which you will receive periodically.

You can unsubscribe to the newsletter at any time using the link provided in each newsletter.


2. Your Rights

You have a number of individual rights relating to the processing and storage of your personal data. They are as follows:

  • The right to be informed
  • The right of access
  • The right to rectification
  • The right to erasure
  • The right to restrict processing
  • The right to data portability
  • The right to object
  • Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling

Further information can be found at the Information Commissioner’s Office website.


3. Withdrawal of consent, erasure, and information access

Please contact us using the details outlined in the section labelled Data Controller if you wish to do any of the following:

  • To withdraw your consent for activities for which you have previously consented
  • To request a copy of the information that we hold on you
  • To request the deletion of information that we hold on you



4. Changes to this privacy policy

This privacy policy is reviewed and updated periodically and was last updated on 27th March 2018.


5. How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about this privacy policy or the information that we hold about you. This can be done by emailing us at or by writing to us at the address outlined below.


6. Data Controller

Mary James

Data Controller
The Aldeburgh Bookshop

42 High Street


IP15 5AB


7. Data Protection Officer

Data Protection Officer

Mary James
The Aldeburgh Bookshop

42 High Street


IP15 5AB


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