Wynkyn de Worde Society


Members-Only Buffet Luncheon

18 July at 12.15 p.m. for 12.45
Stationers’ Hall
Ave Maria Lane
London ec4m 7dd


Details to come

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Privacy Statement

The Wynkyn de Worde Society respects the privacy of its members. Personal data, such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses and interests are collected from members when they join. This data is kept securely by the Membership Secretary and used solely to inform members of the numerous social events throughout the year which are the very purpose of the Society. Personal data is not shared with third parties nor used for marketing or any commercial purpose as to do so would be against the ethos of the Society. ¶Personal data is retained during the period of membership. It is subsequently deleted from the active list of members although will still be present in the Society’s Archive and the historical published Membership Directories. If members have any questions or concerns about their personal data being held by the Society, they should consult the Membership Secretary.

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