Your Privacy

Knot, Albert is a social enterprise based in the United Kingdom with the mission to put the power of reading and the natural world into the hands of families everywhere. We collect your data to help us achieve our mission, and we consider and respect your privacy rights every step of the way.

We want to be completely open about what we are doing and why.  The purpose of this policy is to explain how we collect and use the personal information you provide to us.

If you have any questions at any time about data privacy at Knot, Albert, please contact us at

1. Who are we
Knot, Albert Limited is a company with company number:

2. What information we collect about you
We collect your email address when you sign up to receive The Actual Times by email.

When you subscribe to our website we collect a wider range of information and we say whether this is necessary for the service, used to help us tailor our services to you and/or used for research purposes.

When you visit our website, we may collect technical information relating to your use of our website, including your browser type or the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet. For more on this, see section 10, “Information about cookies”

As the information we collect about you will be stored on our IT infrastructure, it may also be shared with our data processors who provide email, relationship management, anonymous analytics, document management, and storage services to us.

3. Why we collect that information
We collect your information:
When you sign up to receive a weekly copy of The Actual Times
When you subscribe with us
When you buy something on our website
For debugging, in the case of your IP address

4. How we collect and store that information
We take appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure that the information you disclose to us is kept secure, accurate, and up to date, and that it is kept only for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used.

5. What we use your information for
We collect your data on the occasions listed in section 3, “Why we collect that Information”.

We use the information we have collected to deliver to you  information and services connected with our mission

6. The legal basis on which we use the information
Lawful basis may include legitimate interests or so we can deliver to you the products or services you have asked for.

7. Who we share your information with
We never exchange or sell your information to any third party.

8. How long we keep your information for:
We keep your information for no longer than is necessary for our purposes, or for any period required by law. If you have any questions about how long we keep your information, contact us at .

9. Your rights
Right of access — you have a right to ask us to confirm whether we are processing information about you, and to request access to this information.
Right to rectification — you may ask us to rectify information you think is inaccurate.
Right of portability — you have a right to obtain your personal data from us and reuse it for your own purposes.
Right to be forgotten — you have a right to seek the erasure of your data.
Right to restriction — you have a right to ask us to restrict our processing of your information
You can always unsubscribe from Knot, Albert by contacting us at .

Our use of your data processed in the UK is regulated by the Information Commissioner. You have a right to report any of your concerns about our use of your data to the Information Commissioner’s Office. You may do so by contacting them on or by calling their helpline at +44 303 123 1113.

10. Information about cookies
Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. see our cookie policy.

11. About changes to our privacy policy
Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted here.  By continuing to use our website, you will be deemed to have accepted such changes.

12. How to contact us about your data
We’d love to hear from you if you have any questions about your data, just contact us on


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