Data Privacy Notice

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into effect on the 25th May 2018, this Notice states how we comply with the Regulations and how we will use your data.

The Progressive Christianity Network (PCN) Britain (A Registered Charity No 1102164) works to promote and support open and contemporary Christian understanding. We provide a network of local groups across the country. Members come from all denominations and none. We enjoy links with other progressive Christian movements around the world, but the association is informal, we share no personal data. This privacy policy will explain how PCN Britain uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website.

What data do we collect?

For members only PCN Britain collects the following data:

  • Personal identification information (Name, email address, phone number, etc.)
  • Any PCN group and/or church affiliations you provide.
  • For guests to the site we collect only data associated with any purchases or with our use of purely functional cookies – see below.

How do we collect your data?

You directly provide PCN Britain with all of the data we collect. We collect data and process data when you:

  • Register online or place an order for any products (on our shop page), event fees or subscriptions.
  • Voluntarily provide feedback on any message boards etc. (restricted to members only) or via email.
  • Use or view our website via your browser’s cookies.

PCN Britain receives no personal data indirectly from any other electronic sources.

How will we use your data?

PCN Britain collects your data so that we can:

  • Process any orders you may place and manage your membership account.
  • Email you with special events or news items we think you might be interested in.
  • Email you with or monthly publication ‘Progressive Voices’

PCN Britain will not share your data with any commercial organisations that they may offer you their products and services.

When PCN Britain processes an order we will are required to send your data to the payment platform (Currently Stripe or PayPal) who may also use the resulting information from credit reference agencies to prevent fraudulent purchases.

How do we store your data?

PCN Britain securely stores your data at our Internet hosting provider 34SP servers.

We will keep your data for as long as your membership is current. If has expired, we will delete your data within 12 months.


PCN Britain will not send you information for any marketing purposes.

What are your data protection rights?

PCN Britain would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request PCN Britain for copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request that PCN Britain correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request PCN Britain to complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that PCN Britain erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that PCN Britain restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to PCN Britain processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability – You have the right to request that PCN Britain transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email:

Call us at: 01594 516528

Or write to us at : PCN Britain, 26 High Street, Newnham on Severn

Gloucestershire, GL14 1BB


Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology

For further information, visit

How do we use cookies?

Our Company uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

  • Keeping you signed in
  • Understanding how you use our website

What types of cookies do we use?

There are a number of different types of cookies, however, our website uses only:

  • Functionality cookies – PCN Britain uses these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember any previously selected preferences. These include:
    • Necessary cookies : these enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.
    • Analytic cookies : these help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.
  • PCN Britain does not use any Advertising cookies to collect information about your visit to our website.

How to manage cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Privacy policies of other websites

The Our Company website contains links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

Changes to our privacy policy

Our Company keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 6 July 2020.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about Our Company’s privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Email us at:

Call us at: 01594 516528

Or write to us at : PCN Britain, 26 High Street, Newnham on Severn

Gloucestershire, GL14 1BB

How to contact the appropriate authority

Should you wish to report a complaint or if you feel that Our Company has not addressed your concern in a satisfactory manner, you may contact the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).