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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect in May 2018. This impacts on how we manage your data and it is important we make you aware of the changes.


Unless otherwise stated, the contents of website is copyright © SAL 2018. Heritage Courtyard Gallery & Studios is a registered trade mark for Somerset Artists Limited. Privacy Notice SAL will process your personal information to facilitate communication with you in relation to matters relating to SAL activities and events. This may include (although will not be limited to); 


  • To confirm your identity when speaking with you about your interest in SAL activities

  • To communicate with you regarding the specific activities of SAL


Your information will be stored securely on Microsoft Office platforms. This storage will include the use of our Customer Contact database, file stores and email logs. We undertake not to share your data with any other companies or business interests and our contact with you will be limited to communicating the SAL services, products, classes, exhibitions, news and events, etc.. We will keep your data until such time as you request that we remove your personal contact data from our systems upon which it will be removed within 7 days from such a request.

Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that can be used by web sites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your machine if they are essential to the operation of this site but that for all others we need your permission to do so. We confirm that SAL has no current need or requirement to store cookies on your machine. However, in the event that this changes with future development of our systems, SAL will not do this to track individual users to identify them, but to gain useful knowledge about how the SAL website is used so that we can keep improving it for the benefit of our users. Although cookies cannot carry viruses, and cannot install malware on the host computer, tracking cookies are commonly used as way to compile long-term records of individuals' browsing histories.

Your Rights

Where processing of your personal data is based on consent, you can withdraw that consent at any time. You have the following rights and you can exercise these rights at any time by contacting us at You have the right to:

  • Ask us not to process your personal data for SAL marketing purposes.

  • Request from us full details of the personal information held about you;

  • Ask for the information we hold about you to be rectified if it is inaccurate or incomplete;

  • Ask at any time for your personal data to be erased;

Should you have any issues, concerns or problems in relation to your data, or wish to notify us of data which is inaccurate, please let us know by contacting us using the contact details above. In the event that you are not satisfied with our processing of your personal data, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority, which is the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) in the UK, at any time. The ICO’s contact details are available here:


For the purposes of data protection legislation, the data controller is SAL, Registered office, 3a Lovers Walk, Wells, Somerset  BA5 2QL. SAL currently has no affiliated third parties and therefore has no requirement to share your personal data with any other organization. This page may be subject to updating on a regular basis.


1. Information held on the website is deemed accurate at the time and date of publication.

2. Information on this website is not necessarily the opinion of SAL.

3. SAL does not guarantee accuracy or take any responsibility for the information contained on this website.

4. SAL does not take any liability for information contained on third party websites that may be accessed through, and SAL confirms that it does not approve the contents of these sites.

5. SAL reserves the right to revise the Terms at any time.

6. The SAL website and these Terms are governed by English Law and exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.

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