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What we don’t do:

• remember or store any personally identifiable information

• send information to other websites

• record your visit so advertising on other websites is more relevant to you.

Privacy and your data

Peterborough Artists’ Open Studios (PAOS) is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured it will only be used in accordance with this privacy policy. PAOS may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st February 2016.

What we collect

We may collect the following membership information: Your name, contact telephone number(s), address and email address.

Each member is responsible for entering their public information on the PAOS website. This is the information you choose to enable the public to contact you and find you.

What we do with the information we gather

We will use this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service and to maintain accurate records.

We use the information provided to create the printed directory.

PAOS will, from time to time, send members email updates on matters it believes will be of interest to them.

What we don’t do:

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

We will not use the membership information you have provided online to fill in your public information. Members are responsible for completing the public information that they want to appear on their artist page on the PAOS website.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

PAOS website may contain 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 while 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.

You may request details of personal information we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you could like a copy of the information held on you please email:

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.


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