Privacy Policy

Breathe Clean Air Group (BCAG) is committed to protecting your privacy, including online, and in the transparent use of any information you give us. This page sets out what information we may hold about you if you provide it, and how that data will be used. No information will be shared more widely than is set out below unless it is required by law.

You may contact us at the following address:

Breathe Clean Air Group
17 Mount Drive
M41 9PY

Or via email at

If you sign up to our mailing list:

We will record your name and email address. This information will be processed via MailChimp (an industry-standard bulk email system) in order to maintain your subscription. It will not be used for any other purpose and will not be shared with any external organisations.

You can unsubscribe from our mailing list whenever you wish by clicking an unsubscribe link in the footer of any of our emails or by emailing

If you make a donation:

All online donations are securely processed via PayPal. We will hold a record of your name, postal address and any email address(es) or telephone numbers you register with us for the purpose of administrative communication. This information will be safely stored on our PayPal account. We do not retain any sensitive payment information.

We will never share your contact information externally unless required by law, and we will only contact you for non-administrative purposes if you have explicitly given us permission to do so. You can update your communication preferences at any time.

If you sign a petition / complete an action form on our website:

We apply an opt-in policy to petitions and action forms: You will only be subscribed to our email list (see above) if you request it, and we will only pass your details to third parties (e.g. partner organisations) if you request it. We will pass on your message, name, email, address including postcode, and any other details that you submit, direct to the politician(s), local authorities or other specified organisations or individuals via an email notification. All receipients are explicitly detailed on the form and/or petition.

Website, cookies and browsing:

Our main website ( uses secure server software (SSL) with 256-bit encryption. It encrypts all of your personal information, including name, email address and address, so that it cannot be read as the information travels over the internet. While on a secure page, such as a contact form, the lock icon on web browsers becomes locked, as opposed to un-locked, or open, when you are just surfing.

This site will set anonymous cookies if your browser is set to accept them, and they will be used by Google Analytics to track page visits which helps us monitor how our content is performing.

Subject access requests and the right to be forgotten:

Under the GDPR, you may at any time request a copy of the information we hold on you by contacting us. You can also request the deletion of your personal data in any of the specific circumstances set out in Article 17 of the GDPR.

This policy was last updated on 12th April 2018.