Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy (together with our Terms of Use) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following Privacy Policy to understand how we use and protect the information that you provide to us.

By visiting and remaining on the Site you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

1 - Contacting Miro Magazine
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”), the data controller in respect of any personal data that you submit to us on our Site is the Editor-in-Chief, Miro Magazine. If you want to know what information we hold about you or if you have any other queries in relation to this Privacy Policy, the contact emails is as follows:

2 - Information That We Collect From You
2.1. We may collect information contained in any correspondence between you and us or you may give us information about you by filling in forms on the Site. This will include information you give us when you subscribe.

2.2. We may collect information about your computer and your visits to the Site and this may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type, length of visit and number of page views. We may use this information for a number of purposes such as optimising the use of the Site or for security purposes. In particular, we may use an analytics service provider for website traffic analysis and reporting and to track information such as which browser, screen resolution and IP address you are using to access our website, in addition to tracking your movements around our website. Individual users will not be identifiable from this information.

2.3. We may receive information that you submit to any third party website that you access from a link contained in the Site. Both Miro Magazine and the owner or operator of that third party website will be the data controller in respect of any such information and you should check the privacy policy of that website to find out how they will use your data. We will only use that information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

3 - Use of Your Information
We will only use your information for the following purposes:
3.1. to ensure that content from the Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;

3.2. to provide customer service in relation to your use of the Site, to deal with enquiries and complaints relating to the use of the Site and to notify you about changes to our service;

3.3. to administer, support, improve and develop our Site;

3.4. to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;

3.5. to provide you with our newsletter, to obtain your feedback on your experience, to provide you with further information on our services and promotions run by us that either you request from us or which we feel may interest you;

3.6. to provide you with information about third parties’ services and events that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes.

4 - Disclosure of Your Information
4.1. Other than as expressly set out in this Privacy Policy or as otherwise required or permitted by law, we will not share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent.

4.2. We may disclose your personal information to any person to whom disclosure is necessary to enable us to enforce our rights under this Privacy Policy or under the Terms and Conditions.

4.3. If you have an account with Google and are signed in, Google may provide personalised advertising to you once you have left our Site. See our Cookies Policy for information on which Google cookies are being used on our Site. Should you wish to opt-out of Google interest-based advertising you may do so here: or you can change your browser settings here:

5 - Cookies
Please see our Cookies Usage Policy for information on how we use cookies on the Site.

6 - Third Party Sites and Contributors
The Site may contain links to websites that are operated by third parties. We do not control and accept no liability or responsibility for those websites and this Privacy Policy does not apply to those websites. Please consult the terms and conditions and privacy policy of those third party websites to find out how they collect and use your personal data and to establish whether and for what purpose they use cookies.

7 - Security and Data Retention
7.1. The information that you provide to us will be collected and processed on our behalf by MailChimp (Marketing Automation Platform). For the avoidance of doubt, we may also have access to this information.

7.2. Appropriate security measures will be adopted to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. However, you acknowledge that data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure and that we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

7.3. Your information will only be held for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires or permits.

8 - International Data Transfers
Your personal data may be transferred, processed and/or stored by MailChimp (Marketing Automation Platform) outside the European Economic Area (specifically the USA). By submitting your personal data, you agree to such transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

9 - Your Rights
You are entitled to see the personal information we hold about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. If you wish to do this, please contact us using the information provided above. We are entitled by law to charge a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at the address set out in paragraph numbered 1 above.

10 - Changes to Our Privacy Policy
We reserve the right to make changes to the Privacy Policy from time to time. Any such changes to our Privacy Policy will be posted to the Site.


Last updated: 10 January 2018