Newsletter Privacy Information

Service name: Heritage and Culture Warwickshire, Warwickshire County Council1

The following privacy notice applies when we collect your information to send you our newsletter.

Purpose for processing and legal basis

Providing information to those interested in Warwickshire’s heritage and culture. The information is processed with your consent.

Personal information collected

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Interactions with the email marketing for statistical purposes, for example how many emails are opened and how many links within emails are clicked on.

We may share your information with:

We use an external hosted system called Mailchimp, to record your information and distribute our newsletter. Mailchimp are the Data Processor providing the hosted system, but will only access data to resolve technical problems. The system is hosted in the USA and Mailchimp are signed up to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. For further information, please see Mailchimp’s Privacy Policy.

Technical support for the Our Warwickshire website is given by Community Websites Ltd. Your data will only be accessed by them to resolve any technical issues or respond to queries.

How long we will hold your information:

We will hold your information for as long as you continue to consent to us sending you marketing material and it will be deleted within 90 days of that consent being withdrawn. The information is kept for this short period so that we can deal with any queries relating to the withdrawal of your consent.

Your information rights:

Your information rights for this service are set out below.

Your rights and further information

See the council’s privacy notice for further information on how we process your information, and for details of our Data Protection Officer.

1 Last updated: May 2018