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Privacy & cookies

We are 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, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with these statements.

We may on occasions change these policies by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • internal record keeping;

  • to improve our services;

  • to send emails about new services, resources or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided;

  • to customise the website according to your interests.

We are 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.


Our Privacy Policy

1:  Your personal data and our role as data controller

Personal data relates to a living individual who can be identified from that data. Identification can be by the information alone or in conjunction with any other information in the data controller’s possession or likely to come into such possession.

We are the data controller for our own work. We decide how your personal data is processed and for what purposes. The processing of personal data is governed by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – from 25th May 2018.

2:  How we process your personal data

We seek to comply with my obligations under the GDPR

  • by keeping personal data up-to-date;

  • by storing and destroying it securely;

  • by not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data;

  • by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorised access and disclosure;

  • by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data.

We use personal data to Email you when we wish to connect wit you as you have filled in a "Connect with us" card either at our Church or online.


3:  The legal basis for processing your personal data

We have freely-given consent from those we email to send the items in question. We hold documentary evidence of this by means of copies of my website response forms, forms completed on this website. We do not disclose data to any third party. We keep data while it is still current.


4:  Your rights and your personal data 

Unless subject to an exemption under the GDPR, you have the following rights with respect to your personal data that we hold.

  • The right to request a copy of your personal data in a ‘portable format’. Please contact us to make such a request.

  • The right to ask us to correct any personal data if found to be inaccurate or out of date.

  • The right to withdraw your consent to the processing at any time and request your personal data is erased. Please contact us to make such a request.

  • The right, where there is a dispute in relation to the accuracy or processing of your personal data, to request a restriction is placed on further processing.

  • The right to object to the processing of personal data (where applicable).

  • The right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioners Office.


5:  Further processing

If we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose, not covered by this Privacy Policy, then we will provide you with a new notice explaining this new use prior to commencing the processing and setting out the relevant purposes and processing conditions. Where and whenever necessary, we will seek your prior consent to the new processing.


6:  Contact details

Destiny Life Church,, 25a Elliott Road, West Howe Industrial Estate, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH11 8LQ

Telephone: 07788 286 102 Email:


Our Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve the website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Alternatively, you can set your computer not to accept any cookies.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave this 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 statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

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