Writer’s Block (Guernsey) Limited, trading as Writer’s Block (“Writer’s Block”)
Maintaining the security of your data is our priority and we are committed to respecting your privacy rights. We pledge to always handle your data fairly and legally. We are also dedicated to being transparent about what data we collect about you and how we use it.
This policy, which applies whether you visit our store or use our web site, provides you with information about:
Using your Data
We (and trusted partners acting on our behalf) use your data:
We use your personal data for marketing purposes to update you on our latest offers.
We aim to update you about promotional offers, products and services which may be of interest and relevant to you.
You have the right to opt out of receiving promotional communications at any time by:
We may analyse your purchasing activity and your responses to marketing communications. This analysis ensures that we contact you with information on products and offers that are relevant to you. We may use automated processing via software and other technology to do this.
Sharing your Data
We may need to share your personal data with some of our trusted service providers to make services available to you. These may include IT, delivery and marketing service providers (“Service Providers”).
We only allow our Service Providers to handle your personal data when we have confirmed that they apply appropriate data protection and security controls. We may also impose contractual obligations on service providers relating to data protection and security, which mean they can only use your data to provide services to us and to you and for no other purposes.
Other Third Parties
We will not disclose your personal data to any third party, except as set out below. We will never sell or rent our customer data to other organisations for marketing purposes.
We may share your data with:
Keeping your data
We will not retain data for longer than necessary for the purposes set out in this Policy. Different retention periods apply for different types of data, however we would not normally keep data for more than seven years.
Collecting your data
We may collect the following information about you:
Protecting your Data
We are committed to keeping your personal data safe and secure, through:
Your Legal Rights Regarding your Personal Data
You have the following legal rights:
Our Legitimate Interests
The normal legal basis for processing customer data is that it is necessary for our legitimate business interests include:
If you have any concerns about how Writer’s Block uses your personal data, or you wish to exercise any of your rights, then please contact us at:
or write to us at:
Writers Block (Guernsey) Limited, Le Jardin du Haut, Avenue Beauvais, Ville Au Roi, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 1PQ
This notice was last updated in April 2023.