Privacy Notice for eNewsletter Subscribers

Thank you for your interest in our newsletter. The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires us to inform you about the personal data that we collect and how we use it.

Who are we?
The Solway Firth Partnership (Company No. SC250012 Charity No. 034376) is the Data Controller for the purpose of the GDPR.

Our Contact details are:

Solway Firth Partnership
Campbell House
Bankend Road
Dumfries DG1 4UQ
Tel: 01387 702161

How will your email address be used and handled?
We will only use your email address for managing and delivering your subscription to our eNewsletter. We manage our eNewsletter subscription list through MailChimp (who are a Data Processor for the purpose of the GDPR) and your email address will be stored on their server.

Why can we do this?
We rely on your consent to use your email address in this way. You may withdraw your consent at any time by clicking on the ‘unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of our eNewsletter and following the instructions.

Other data
This Privacy Notice applies only to data collected for the purpose of distributing our eNewsletter. We may hold other data about you (if, for example, you are a member of the Solway Firth Partnership). To see all of our Privacy Notices, visit the Privacy page on our website.

Your rights
You can ask to view the personal data we hold about you at any time. If you believe the information we process on you is incorrect you can request to have it changed or deleted. If you wish to raise a complaint on how we’ve handled your personal data, you can contact us to have the matter investigated by emailing If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are processing your personal data illegally you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office.