Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy!

This privacy policy sets out how Sheila Gill Publishing uses and protects any information that you give Sheila Gill Publishing when you use this website. Sheila Gill Publishing is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)). This privacy policy was updated June 2018. GDPR is designed to put you in control of how your information is collected and used by organisations. We only collect data that is necessary to allow us to provide you with the ability to transact with us, and for us to provide you with the best possible service.

What we collect - 

We may collect the following information:

  • Name

  • Email address

  • Telephone number

  • Address

  • IP address

  • Purchases

  • Demographic information such as preferences and interests

What we do with the information we gather - 

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping

  • We may use the information to improve our products and services

  • We may also use your purchase history to provide you relevant information on promotions, and to personalise your online experience

At Sheila Gill Publishing we employ other companies & individuals to perform functions on our behalf. These companies and individuals will have access to information needed to perform specific functions, but they may not use it for any other purposes and are required to process the data in accordance with GDPR legislation.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Cookies - 

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. You can remove cookies saved to your computer at any time by deleting them from your web browser.

Links to other websites -

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information - 

If you are already subscribed to receive our mailing list, you may opt out at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the end of every email we send you. You can choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information at any time.

You can ask us in writing for a copy of all the personal information we hold about you. We must respond to your request within one calendar month. There will be no charge to have a printed copy of the information. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to 144 St Johns Road, Newbold, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 8PE. You will need to give enough information for our staff to identify you (for example, your full name and address) in order to receive all personal information held by Sheila Gill Publishing.

Under GDPR you have the following rights concerning your personal data: right of access, right to rectification, right to erasure (right to be forgotten), right to restriction of processing, right to data portability, right to withdraw consent, right to object to direct marketing, and rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. 

If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you should email us at or telephone our office on 01246 450667.

List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store. You can remove cookies saved to your computer at any time by deleting them from your web browser.

COOKIE nameCOOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You sesssion ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.