Privacy Statement

Privacy & Use of Photographic / Video / Audio

Birnam Book Festival follows The Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

We ensure the use of personal data follows strict rules called ‘data protection principles’.

We undertake that information is:

A) used fairly, lawfully and transparently used for specified, explicit purposes;

B) used in a way that is adequate, relevant and limited to only what is necessary;

C) accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date;

D) kept for no longer than is necessary; and

E) handled in a way that ensures appropriate security, including protection against unlawful or unauthorised processing, access, loss, destruction or damage.

Website Traffic Data

We keep track of anonymous traffic data for statistical purposes.

Birnam Book Festival uses WP Statistics to analyse how the website is used. We collect information about visitors approximate location (IP address), country, referrers, browser and platform used.

The collected information is used to provide an overview of how people are accessing and using the Birnam Book Festival website. It is not used for any additional purpose nor shared with anybody else.