Privacy and data protection

Effective from 1st February 2018
Last updated December 2020

This privacy policy sets out how “Stella Shaw” uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website or contact “Stella Shaw” directly.

“Stella Shaw” 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, or when you provide it direct, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

“Stella Shaw” may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check back to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st February 2018.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:
* name
* contact information including email address

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and communicate with you about “Stella Shaw” and her books, offers, and event announcements.


“Stella Shaw” is 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 and directly. Only “Stella Shaw” has access to this data.

Sharing information

“Stella Shaw” does not share your information with any third parties.

Links to other websites

The “Stella Shaw” 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 whilst 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.

Controlling your personal information

You may request details of personal information which is held by “Stella Shaw” about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 (to be revised 2018). If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us.

If you believe that any information “Stella Shaw” is holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible at this address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Retention of data

We will only keep personal data for the period that you remain on “Stella Shaw”‘s mailing list, after which all personal data will be safely deleted.