Privacy Policy

A full explanation pertaining to the storage and use of personal data in accordance with the new GDPR legislation.

Data protection
It is important that you understand who is responsible for keeping your data safe. We are the “controller” of all personal data collected and used for the purposes of Belle Bridal Magazine – Inka Publishing Limited and for any other purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We have additionally, in accordance with GDPR, appointed a Data Protection Officer (DPO) who has responsibility within the company for making sure your data is treated within the boundaries of this law.  This Privacy Policy will be updated regularly.

What Information Do We Collect About You?
We collect information about you when you comment on blog posts, sign up for newsletters, participate in online magazine competitions and sign up at registration when attending a Belle Bridal Wedding event or registering online. We also may store information gathered via our website using cookies. Collected data can include name, e-mail address, wedding date and telephone number of an individual.

The Use Of The Information About You
We use information about you to decipher magazine and online content, for promotional newsletters, to let you know about our Belle Bridal Wedding Shows – if you agree – and to promote new issues of our magazine. Additionally we will use data for competition processing. By entering any competitions, you agree that your entry details will also be provided to the third-party company involved in that competition whereupon it is their responsibility is to select a winner and contact the winner themselves.  You can find full terms and conditions of competition entries on the accompanying posts. Third-party companies take responsibility for their own privacy policy and data use, please see their website for more details. Your personal data is never sold, reproduced or passed to any third party unless expressly stated at the initial point of contact.

Email Distribution
MailChimp is the marketing platform we currently use for email newsletters. By signing up to our newsletter, the information you provide will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their individual Privacy Policy Terms of Business. We will not share your information for general marketing purposes with unrelated companies not described in the paragraph above. If you no longer wish to receive emails from Belle Bridal Magazine click here.

Access To Your Information – This is Your Right 
To request a copy of the information that we hold about you. Copies can be requested on e-mail – karen@bellebridalmagazine.com, or
write to us at Belle Bridal – 104 Hope Street Xchange, 1-3 Hind Street, Sunderland, SR1 3QD.

Cookies
Cookies are small files which are stored on a user’s computer.  They collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and monitor statistical info. For further information visit www.aboutcookies.org including guidelines on how to remove cookies from your browser.

Opting Out
You can at any time opt out of receiving emails from Belle Bridal by clicking the unsubscribe link on the email footer or in email preferences.