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You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer (see below). This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
The Walsingham Archives site (http://www.walsinghamanglicanarchives.org.uk) asks for no personal information and uses no cookies. Email address information would only be available if you choose to send an email to the Honorary Shrine Archivist.
The Walsingham Photo Gallery on this site also asks for no personal information and uses no cookies. Email address information would only be available if you chose to send an email to the Honorary Shrine Photographer.
Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Your personal information
Your information will not be used for any communication from us apart from membership updates, information about the Shrine and acknowledgments of online payments. We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties – unless we are required by law to do so. We may send you information about Shrine of OLW events in your locality, but we will not release address or email data to the organisers of these events. Your information will never be used for third party direct-marketing.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the General Data Protection Regulation 2018. If you would like a copy of the information held on you, please write to The Director of Communications, The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham, The Milner Wing, Common Place, Walsingham NR22 6BP.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
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