Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us and we're committed to protecting it. This statement will share what personal information we collect, how we may use it and what your rights are.

Who we are

This website (http://www.brightongirlmag.com) is owned and operated by City Girl Network Limited, a company registered in England no. 10665641, with its registered offices at Flat 6 Brunswick Lodge, 37-38 Brunswick Road, Brighton, BN31DH.

City Girl Network Limited (collectively referred to as “we”, “us” or “our” in this Policy) is committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the security of any personal information received from you. We strictly adhere to the requirements of the data protection legislation in the UK and we are registered on the Data Protection Public Register: ZA324176.

Our Data Protection Officer is Philippa Jane Moyle.

Information we collect about you

When you subscribe to our mailing lists or sign up to our events on our website we may collect your name, address, email address, date of birth, postcode and telephone number. We also may collect social media profiles, websites and any other information that you're willing to disclose. This allows us to keep you up to date with information that's relevant to you.

We will also keep a record of any email correspondence you send us. This helps us provide you with better service, and to improve your overall experience.

We do not collect sensitive information about you except when you specifically knowingly provide it and have consented to this.

We use anonymous information collected from the website through cookies placed by Squarespace, Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel to improve the content and functionality of this website and help us to develop our business strategy.

We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal data from anyone under the age of 16. If we learn that we have collected Personal Data from a child under age 16, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. 

What we do with your Information

Administration purposes

  • To process your orders and provide our services, events or online content
  • To provide you with information on your orders and deal with your requests and queries
  • To contact you about events or services ordered and online content you have signed up for
  • To let you know that a service or online site has been suspended for maintenance
  • To contact you about a submission you have made and any content you've provided

Marketing and Communications 

  • To provide personalised communications (such as emails)
  • To show you relevant advertising on third party sites
  • To analyse how our services, events and websites could be improved
  • To limit/cap adverts of a certain type

How we protect your data

We follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of information which you have given us, to prevent unauthorised access to, and loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information in accordance with the UK data protection legislation.

You are responsible for keeping any confidential passwords or other login or access details which you select or which we allocate to you secret. Whilst we take steps to ensure the security of your information, there is a risk that any information transmitted over the Internet and stored on a computer may be intercepted or accessed by an unauthorised party. If you think that someone has accessed your information held by us without your permission or gained unauthorised access to your login details, you must notify us at hello@citygirlnetwork.com.

Sharing your Information with Third Parties

We may from time to time provide your personal information to third parties for the purposes of providing you with our services. These third party providers include payment processors, providers of card validation services, credit referencing providers and service providers who assist us with hosting our marketing campaigns. These third parties may be located outside the European Economic Area; however we only use providers that provide adequate protection for your information at all times.

You are entitled to decline receiving such 3rd party communications by selecting the appropriate box on the web form that collects your details, unsubscribing from their email lists or contacting the third party directly.

Third Parties include: Stripe, Mailchimp

Cookies

This website uses cookies, which helps us to use non-personally identifiable statistical data through Google Analytics to find establish a users' browsing patterns. This data is used to help us improve our website and develop our business strategy. Read Google’s Privacy Policy by visiting policies.google.com/privacy.

Third-party services (such as site search and social media links), embedded content (such as YouTube videos and adverts) and third-party merchant links may set their own cookies. These cookies are not controlled by us, but you can find more information about their cookie policies on their respective websites.

For further information visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

For more information about what our cookies are, please read our cookies policy: http://www.brightongirlmag.com/cookies

Correcting your Information

You are entitled under Data Protection law to require that we update your personal information to ensure it is up-to-date and accurate. In order to maintain the accuracy of the information we hold, you can update your personal details by sending us an email to hello@citygirlnetwork.com.

How long we hold your Data for

Some of the information you provide to us will be necessary to carry out repeated tasks, such as verifying your identity or payment details when signing in to use an account or providing our goods and services to you or you using an online checkout. We will keep this information for as long as you remain a registered user of any of our sites and for so long as reasonably necessary.

Links to Third Party Websites

Our website contains links to other websites belonging to third parties which are not covered by this privacy policy. If you want to click through to a third party website, please make sure that you read the privacy policy for that website.

Your legal rights

Under certain circumstances, you have the following rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data:

  • Request access to your personal data
  • Right to withdraw consent
  • Request correction of your personal data
  • Request erasure of your personal data
  • Object to processing of your personal data
  • Request restriction of processing your personal data
  • Request transfer of your personal data

To exercise any of these rights, please contact us on at hello@citygirlnetwork.com.

Fee expectations

Generally, you will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data or exercise any of the other rights. However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request is clearly unfounded, repetitive or excessive. Alternatively, we may refuse to comply with your request in these circumstances.

What we may need from you

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data or to exercise any of your other rights. This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.

How long our response will take

All legitimate requests will try to be responded to within one month. Occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests, but we will notify you and keep you updated.

Updates to this Policy

We may update this Policy at any time without notice. We will tell you that we have updated the policy by emailing you at the email address you have provided to us and/or by posting an announcement on the website. By continuing to use the website after we have emailed you or posted a notice informing you of an update, you accept the changes to this Policy.

how to contact Us

If you have any questions about privacy, or wish to update your details or have them removed from our mailing list at any time, please contact us using hello@citygirlnetwork.com.

Privacy statement updated 25th May 2018.