Who we are

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

If you complete a form on our website, the information you enter will be used only for the purpose described on the page, for example to respond to your query. We will not add it to any mailing lists.


If you have an account and you log in to this site, 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.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). 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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We use Google Analytics to analyse the website performance. We do not collect any personal data via Google Analytics; in particular, IP addresses are anonymised. For more information on the cookies, please visit Google Analytics’ cookie information.

When you visit our website, your browser sends us your IP address, which – as per standard industry practice – is kept in website server logs. We use these logs to monitor how the site is being used, and to detect security issues. These logs are deleted automatically after 2 months.

TO BE COMPLETED – any other data processing activities.

Who we share your data with

Most church members choose to share their contact information with other members. You can control what you choose to share on your profile page.

TO BE COMPLETED – Do you share with anyone else?

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), 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.

TO BE COMPLETED – any other data processing activities.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

If you have a login as a church member or friend, you can keep you details up to date, and control what information you share with other church members, on your profile page.

Where we send your data

The church website, including any personal information stored in it, is hosted in the EU.

TO BE COMPLETED – do you store any data outside the EU?

Your contact information

For more information, please contact us at email@lfsbc.org.uk.

Additional information

How we protect your data


What data breach procedures we have in place