Privacy, Website Terms and Cookie Policy

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Date: August 2022

This policy outlines policies about the Connect With Your Crowd website including: privacy, cookie use and website terms. It also covers email marketing and privacy and GDPR for getting in touch. Accessibility information can be found on the accessibility page.

The language in this policy is as simple and clear as possible, in order to make it easy to read. If you have any questions, get in touch using the contact details at the bottom of this policy.

By browsing this website, you agree to these policies. If you disagree with any aspect of the policies, don’t use this website.


Connect With Your Crowd is run by Rebecca Thorne who will be referred to as me or I in this policy. Other freelancers work for me on aspects of projects.

People who view this website shall be referred to as website visitors or you. shall be referred to as the website, this website or it (where contextually appropriate).

Policy refers to the policy on this page.

Personal Data and GDPR

I use personal data to: promote my interests, maintain records, process enquiries and to provide the newsletter. When I offer courses and services I also collect personal data to be able to deliver these.

When you contact me, your data will be stored indefinitely to respond to your enquiry and so you don’t have to re-submit data for any future enquiries.

If you would like your data to be updated, deleted or you would like a copy of it, get in touch using the contact details at the bottom of this policy.

I keep all your personal data confidential. I primarily run and oversee the website, newsletter and manage all contact. Where other people are involved, they are trusted individuals who are only given access to the information needed to do their work and agree to keep that information confidential.

Where needed, I may share your data with software partners, for example I use Aweber for the newsletter and email marketing.

The website uses Google Analytics however this only collects anonymous data that doesn’t personally identify any website visitors.

I am registered as a data controller with the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Contacting me

If you contact me, I collect your name and email address. Additionally, I collect any personal data expressed in our conversations.

I keep a record of our correspondence indefinitely, in order to process your enquiry and process any future enquiries you may make.

By contacting me, you consent to the processing of your data in this way. If you don’t consent to this, don’t contact me.

Email newsletter

The sign up form for my newsletter collects your name and email address which are used to send you emails.

By signing up for my newsletter either by filling in the form or contacting me and requesting that I add you to the email list manually, you consent to the processing of your data for the purpose of providing the newsletter.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using the link in the footer of all emails. If you have any difficulties doing this, contact me and I will get you manually unsubscribed.


Cookies are small text files that are put on your device when you visit websites, including this website.

They help to make aspects of the website work effectively and track how the website is used.

To learn more about cookies, visit:

If you do not consent to the use of cookies, you can learn how to turn them off in your web browser by referring to user documentation for the browser or the device.


I’m not responsible for the availability or quality of content provided through external links, including links in emails. I review all links before using them, but external sites may change their content at any time. If you visit an external site, you are subject to their terms, privacy policy, cookies policy and any other policies.

You may link to this website on your website, social media or in any other content. However, I reserve the right to ask you to remove the link if I consider it to be used inappropriately for any reason.

Website Content

All content on this website is copyright Rebecca Thorne rather otherwise stated.

All content on this website is provided in good faith. However, the website may contain inaccuracies. I expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

I don’t make any guarantees about the availability of the website or email newsletter. All website and newsletter content is subject to change at all times without notice.


Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. In this case, I may add more suitable alternative provisions to replace the removed provisions.

This policy is a legal document under exclusive jurisdiction of English courts.

This policy may be updated at any time without notice. An updated copy will be published on the website. Your continued use of the website will be taken as consent to the new policy. If you disagree with a change, stop using this website.

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Contact me

If you have any questions, or would like to discuss anything with me, email me at:

My address is:

2a Woodlea Drive


B91 1PE

However, I request you communicate electronically and only write to me on paper if strictly necessary.