Privacy Policy

We’re committed to respecting your privacy and keeping your personal information safe, whether you are a supporter, volunteer, staff member or campaigner. This Privacy Notice applies to all personal information we collect or process about you; it sets out how and why we obtain and use your personal information, as well as how we protect it.


This Privacy Notice was prepared to be as concise as possible. It does not provide exhaustive details of all aspects of the Featherwell Foundations and we are happy to provide any additional information or explanation when needed.


Who we are

The Featherwell Foundation is a registered CIO in England and Wales (Charity registration number: 1203254

Our website address is:

Under the Data Protection Act 2018, you have the right to find out what information we store about you. These include the right to:

  • be informed about how your data is being used
  • access personal data
  • have incorrect data updated
  • have data erased
  • stop or restrict the processing of your data
  • data portability (allowing you to get and reuse your data for different services)
  • object to how your data is processed in certain circumstances

We will keep your information only for so long as it is relevant and useful for the purpose for which it was originally collected. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.


When you use the contact form on this website to email us, we only ask you for the minimum of information required for you to message us. We do not store any of this information on the website’s database or on the server.


Who do we share your data with?

We do not share any other information with any other organisations or third parties. In the event that you decide to make a donation to the Featherwell Foundation and apply Gift Aid to your donation, in accordance with HMRC rules, we will pass your name and address to HMRC in order that we can reclaim the Gift Aid on your donation.


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content from third party websites. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.



If you leave a comment or register onto our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.