the gentlewoman

Privacy Policy

At The Gentlewoman we are committed to respecting your privacy. This policy explains when and why we collect personal information about the people who visit our website, sign up to The Gentlewoman Club and receive our mailings, how we use this data and keep it secure.

When you sign up to The Gentlewoman Club on our website to receive newsletters or invitations to Club socialities and when you RSVP to attend one of these events, we collect your data to allow us to carry out this request. This information will typically include your name, email address, age and location. You are also invited to submit additional information about yourself, but this is always completely at your discretion. We use this information to identify potential candidates for The Reader, our online interviews with members of The Gentlewoman Club.

We will store your information either until you unsubscribe (there will always be an option to opt-out in every email we send) or if you have not opened an email from us over the past year.

We use third-party software (Campaign Monitor) to help us process your data. All this is either registered with the EU-US Privacy Shield programme or will have entered into model EU clauses with any sub-processor it uses and is based outside the EEA or has established a set of binding corporate rules with its foreign subsidiaries who are based outside the EEA or the Information Commissioner has made a positive finding of adequacy in relation to the territory in which the sub-processor is based and to which your information may be transferred.

We collect information about traffic to using Google Analytics, a web analytics tool that helps us understand how visitors engage with our website. We use this information to help us improve our website and your experience of it. This information is aggregated and anonymised so that we cannot access personal information such as IP addresses. uses essential cookies to improve its functionality. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive and are used by us to store information such as the time the visit occurred, whether users have visited the site previously and what site referred them to the web page. For your protection, The Gentlewoman’s website is SSL certified.

The Gentlewoman will never share or sell your information to a third party.