Members Publications and Awards

Guernsey Eisteddfod 2019 Pippa McCathie Trophy Janet Rolfe
Senior Prix d’honneur – Prose Mya Robert
NOVEL- Crime Mystery
Murder in the Valleys
Published by The Book Folks 2018
Pippa McCathie


Forest Run 
Poems about running  'The Result is what you See Today" 
Published by Smith/Doorstop   The Poetry Business  1 Oct 2019
Diana Pritchard



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In order to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) we explain here how any information we collect about you is used and kept securely.

We also explain your privacy choices when using our website as well as your right to access your information under the Data Protection Legislation.

A. What we collect about you for our newsletter sent by email, for our website and for any online forms or paper forms.

1. Name, address,  email address, telephone number.

2. Your IP address which is automatically recognised by the web server when you access the website.

3.Any informationsuch as details of events containing results of runs or who is coming to an event,published on our website.

B.What we do with your information.

1.Share data to send club newsletters to members by email.

2.Share data to post club newsletters to website.

3.Share data to Manage membership

4.Share data with event schedules. 

6.Notify you about other Writers' events

7.Share data with committee members and/or club officials to deal with any correspondence, enquiries and requests.

C.Our legal basis for processing your information.

1.To enable us to carry out necessary administration relating to your mem

bership of Guernsey Writers' events and relatedoperation of the clubas a writers' club.

2.To enable us to carryout necessary administration relating to, and to operate events organised by Guernsey Writers.

3.To enable us to provide relevant and necessaryry information via email, text, or by post to you about your membershipof Guernsey Writers and events you enter organised by Guernsey Writers.


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Guernsey Writers may also share your personal information with the Police and/or other Law Enforcement agencies for the purpose of crime prevention or detection.

If we disclose your information, we will ask the organisation to demonstrate that the data  will assist in the prevention or detection of crime, or that Guernsey Writers are legally obliged to disclose it.

This is done strictly on a case by case basis and through a tightly controlled process to ensure we comply with data protection legislation.

We will not transfer your data outside the European Economic Area.

By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.

We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated in accordance with this privacy policy.

TheInternet is not generally a secure medium forcommunication and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of any information you send us over the internet.

Under the data protection legislation, you can ask to see any personal information that we hold about you.

If you would like to make a subject access request, please contact Diana Pritchard.


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when necessary.

The Privacy Policy was last updated May 23  2018.

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please see a Committee Member.

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Visitors to the website can download and extract any location datafrom images on the website.

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