Your Privacy is important to us

Privacy Notice

St Peter’s Episcopal Church, Musselburgh is a registered charity SC0003445.

We fully respect your right to privacy and this document sets out details of our privacy practices and what we do to maintain your right to privacy.

This notice forms part of our website terms and conditions (website terms).  By accepting our Website Terms or by visiting (the website) you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

What information do we collect from you?

Through your use of our website we may collect the following information from you:

  • Information that you submit by filling in forms on our site;
  • Information that you give us when making an enquiry about one of our services.

This may include your name, address, phone number, email address.

It is also important to note that the company that runs our website platform (Wordpress) processes website user data. They are also subject to GDPR regulations, and describe what data is processed and how it is stored and used in their Data Processing Terms which you can access through  

How will we store and use your information?

Any information collected through an enquiry you make will only be used for the purposes of responding to that enquiry, and will only be stored while that enquiry is active.  Subsequently your details will be deleted/destroyed in a confidential manner.


When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. This sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your computer, which is sent back to us at a later time. These are called 'cookies’. 

When you first visit our website, you will see a banner at the bottom that allows you to accept cookies. If you click 'I accept’, cookies will be set. If you click 'remind me later’ no cookies will be set. If you accept cookies, but change your mind later, you can click on the 'cookie opt-out’ button at the foot of the website. You can also manage cookies from within the web browser that you use – please visit the settings option in your web browser for more details.

To learn more about cookies, you may wish to visit: or

If you follow any links from this website to an external website, please remember to check the cookies/privacy policy pertaining to that website.

Who will access your information?

The Administrator, Rector and Vestry will access your information in order to respond to your enquiry.

They will never pass on your information to any third party.

If you follow an external link from our website, St Peter’s takes no responsibility for their content or how they may use your information.

Further information

If you would like further information about any aspect of data protection in St Peter’s please contact us via

You may ask for a copy of our Privacy Notice at any time, noting that this covers information collected through our website.  Separate notices exist for information collected from our staff and from people we support.

You have the right to find out what information we hold about you – you can formally request this emailing

Further information about data protection and your rights can be found at