You may be aware of the EU Directive known as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), which came into effect on May 25th 2018. A summary of the main consequences can be found below.
Summary of Key GDPR Principles Relating to Individuals
The EU General Data Protection Regulation replaces previous EU Directives and UK Data Protection laws. It establishes for all individuals “the right to the protection of personal data concerning him or her”.
Wear Rivers Trust (WRT) hold email addresses for the purposes of communicating with interested parties via email and newsletters.
The information is held indefinitely until such time as an individual requests removal, or WRT deems it to be redundant. The information is not sold to or shared with third parties.
Access to the data is limited to the Trust Director and Trust Administrator and is held in a secure commercial environment.