Cookie Policy

Inspired Travel- Privacy Notice 


About this Privacy Notice 

We value the personal data that individuals, clients and organisations choose to share with us and we take their privacy very seriously.

This Privacy Notice sets out the categories of personal data we may ask you to supply, why we need that data, how we will use it and how long we will retain it.

We are a data controller for the purpose all personal data we process and the person responsible for our data protection compliance is Ashley Edwards.

We undertake to draw this Privacy Notice to the attention of all relevant parties, and should you engage our services we will take it to mean that you are satisfied with its contents. Should you have any concerns or wish to discuss the contents of this notice further, please contact Ashley Edwards at We may update this notice from time to time and we recommend you refer to it regularly.


What personal data might we need? 

We will only collect the personal data necessary to facilitate our interaction with you, such as information that is necessary for the performance of a contract between you and us and information without which we would not be able to provide you with the requested services.

Categories of personal data we may collect from you include:

  1. Contact details- your name, address, email address and telephone number

We do not seek to obtain personal data that falls outside the scope of this Privacy Notice and we kindly request that individuals do not furnish us with any unnecessary personal data. In accordance with data protection legislation we may destroy personal data supplied to us where we do not believe we have a sufficient legal basis to retain it.


Why do we need your personal data? 

We process your personal data on the following bases:

  1. Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract we have with you, such as us providing you with our services;
  2. Processing is required of us by law;
  3. Processing is undertaken for a legitimate interest pursued by us. For example, if you have used our service and we are running a promotion we think you might be interested in; and/or
  4. Processing is undertaken on the basis that you have consented to said processing. For example, where you have signed up to our newsletter.

How will we use your personal data? 

We may use your data in the following ways, depending on the nature of our relationship:

  1. To provide the services detailed on our website;
  2. Where you have a copy of the magazine, or signed up to our newsletter, to contact you about our services, promotions or updates;
  3. Where you have filled out an enquiries form, to contact you by one of the means you have provided and inform you of our services;
  4. For invoicing purposes where you have places an advert, promotion or editorial ; and/or
  5. To comply with our legal obligations, such as record retention.

Third party processors 

We do not engage wish, or pass your personal data on to, any third parties. If in the future the way we do business changes and we intend to do so, we will inform you accordingly.


Retaining your personal data 

We have legal obligations as a company to retain records that may contain personal data, even after the main purpose of our relationship has ended. In accordance with our obligations, our accounting records will be retained for 6 years, after which archived files are destroyed. Nevertheless, for all personal data, once our obligation to retain the data ceases, we will cease processing and destroy it. We review our mailing list every 6-9 months and will remove email addresses where the recipient has not opened a message on 10 consecutive occasions. If you would like further information regarding our retention policy, please contact Ashley Edwards.

We maintain appropriate security measures to prevent the misuse, loss or disclosure of your personal data. All of your personal data will be stored electronically on password protected devices.


Your rights 

Where you consented to receiving our newsletter, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time.

You have the right to access the personal data we hold for you and the right to request that your personal data be rectified, erased or transported to another data controller. You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights). However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request is clearly unfounded, repetitive or excessive. Alternatively, we may refuse to comply with your request in these circumstances. You may also request that we erase all your data that we hold or that we restrict processing. Should you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact Ashley edwards.

You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues ( We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.


It is important that users of this site appreciate that the ‘cookies’ operate immediately and will not be removed on leaving the site. Therefore if you do not wish to accept our policy re ‘cookies’ by clicking on the bar you will need to take action as set out below to remove the ‘cookies’.


We use a number of different cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit for detailed guidance.

The list below describe the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for. Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete the cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “In Private” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.)

First Party Cookies

These are cookies that are set by this website directly.

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour on our website. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. This Analytics data is collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and is not tied to personally identifiable information. We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at

WordPress: Our websites runs the popular WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site will be broken.

More information on session cookies and what they are used for at

Third Party Cookies

These are cookies set on your machine by external websites whose services are used on this site. Cookies of this type are the sharing buttons across the site allow visitors to share content onto social networks. Cookies are currently set by LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. In order to implement these buttons, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, there are scripts from domains outside of our website. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on this website.

You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.

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