Privacy Policy

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

Data from contact forms may be held and used locally. We do not share this data and it is not stored on the site.


We collect a small amount of data from tracking cookies. We use this information to help us improve the user experience by giving people what they are looking for quickly. Other cookies on the site are connected with the content management system and we do not use any data from these.

We do not collect personal information from visitors to the parish of Bengeo website unless you explicitly and intentionally provide it.

Personal information is collected in full compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Personal information will be held securely and not passed on to others, unless you have given your consent or requested by law.

Website hit analysis

We collect and analyse statistics to find out how many people are using the website and which pages they are visiting. To do this we use Google Analytics. This information is used to help us improve the usability and performance of our website. Visitor statistics do not contain any personally identifiable information about you or any of our users.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.