Sustainable Harborough respects the privacy of every individual who visits our website. Personal information about you may be collected when you visit our Website and use the ‘Pledge’ facility.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is RCC Leicestershire and Rutland, a charity and company organised and existing under the laws of England and Wales and having its registered office at Community House, 133 Loughborough Road, Leicester, LE4 5LQ, Registered Charity No: 1077645, Registered

Company No: 3665974 .

(a) What information do we collect?

You may be asked to enter your: name and e-mail address in order to make a ‘Pledge’, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

We shall also collect and store details of your visits to the Website including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data and other communication data, whether this is required for our own purposes and the resources that you access.

You may request at any time access to, or amendment of, any of your personal information that we hold by contacting us by email at

(b) What do we use your information for?

We will also use the information held about you to:

  • Inform you of events and projects coming up that you might be interested in
  • Send you project newsletters
  • Ask you to confirm you have carried out your ‘Pledge’ for our monitoring purposes to enable us to calculate Carbon savings

(c) How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

(d) Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

(e) Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. We may release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or other’s rights, property, or safety.

(f) Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

(g) Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

(h) Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

This policy was last modified on 21st November 2013