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DIARY directory Limited ( takes your privacy seriously. This privacy policy applies to our use of any and all Data collected by us or provided by you in relation to your use of the Website. Please read this privacy policy carefully. We will keep this page updated.  

The DIARY directory site is used mainly, but not exclusively, by fashion, beauty and lifestyle press, PRs, marketing departments and associated industries (including but not limited to freelance photographers, representation agencies, industry bodies). 


  • Data: collectively all information that you submit to DIARY directory Limited via the Website. This definition incorporates, where applicable, the definitions provided in the Data Protection Act 1998;
  • Cookies: a small text file placed on your computer by this Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website. Details of the cookies used by this Website are set out in the clause below (Cookies);
  • DIARY directory Limited, or us: DIARY directory Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered number 07785698 whose registered office is at 102 Crawford Street, London, W1H 2HR;
  • UK and EU Cookie Law: the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as amended by the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011;
  • User or you: any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by DIARY directory Limited and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to DIARY directory Limited and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services; and
  • Website: the website that you are currently using,, and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.

This privacy policy applies only to the actions of DIARY directory Limited and Users with respect to this Website. It does not extend to any websites that can be accessed from this Website including, but not limited to, any links we may provide to social media websites.

Within this policy, "including" is understood to mean "including without limitation"

Information held

Any direct contact details and notes included within DIARY directory are done so with the aim of facilitating targeted communication, allowing industry professionals to contact each other and work together – providing contact details for preferred method(s) of contact, and areas of interest and notes to help other industry professionals be targeted / relevant with the information sent / requests. Your contact information is made available to DIARY directory subscribers only. We will retain your details for as long as you are deemed to be working within, and to be relevant to, the industry.  Processing of your data is necessary for the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or a third party.

We may collect the following Data, which includes personal Data, from you:

  • Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Job Title
  • Profession
  • Contact Information such as email addresses and telephone numbers
  • Social media handles
  • IP address (automatically collected)
  • Web browser type and version (automatically collected)
  • Operating system (automatically collected)
  • A list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on this Website, and the site you exit to (automatically collected)
  • in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

How your information is used

For purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, DIARY directory Limited is the "data controller".

Any or all of the above Data may be required by us from time to time in order to provide you with the best possible service and experience when using our Website. Specifically, Data may be used by us for the following reasons:

  1. internal record keeping;
  2. improvement of our products / services;
  3. transmission by email of promotional materials that may be of interest to you;
  4. contact for market research purposes which may be done using email, telephone, fax or mail. Such information may be used to customise or update the Website

in each case, in accordance with this privacy policy.

Third party websites and services

DIARY directory Limited may, from time to time, employ the services of other parties for dealing with certain processes necessary for the operation of the Website. The providers of such services have access to certain personal Data provided by Users of this Website.

Any Data used by such parties is used only to the extent required by them to perform the services that we request. Any use for other purposes is strictly prohibited. Furthermore, any Data that is processed by third parties will be processed within the terms of this privacy policy and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Links to other websites

This Website may, from time to time, provide links to other websites. We have no control over such websites and are not responsible for the content of these websites. This privacy policy does not extend to your use of such websites. You are advised to read the privacy policy or statement of other websites prior to using them.

Changes of business ownership and control

  • DIARY directory Limited may, from time to time, expand or reduce our business and this may involve the sale and/or the transfer of control of all or part of DIARY directory Limited. Data provided by Users will, where it is relevant to any part of our business so transferred, be transferred along with that part and the new owner or newly controlling party will, under the terms of this privacy policy, be permitted to use the Data for the purposes for which it was originally supplied to us.
  • We may also disclose Data to a prospective purchaser of our business or any part of it.
    In the above instances, we will take steps with the aim of ensuring your privacy is protected.

Access to your data

  • We aim to inform all those included in DIARY directory when their details are added / amended. 
  • You are entitled to see the information we have for you.
  • If you are unsure whether your details are included in DIARY directory, please email  your name, and business name if relevant, to We will confirm whether you are included and, if so, email you back a link to your listing, whereupon you can inform us of any changes required. 
  • You can also request to be removed from the DIARY directory database at any time. Upon which we will remove your information from the front end database and keep only such information on record as to allow us not to re-add you.  


  • Data security is of great importance to DIARY directory Limited and to protect your Data we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure Data collected via this Website with the aim of ensuring the confidentiality and integrity of the Data.
  • If password access is required for certain parts of the Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. You must not share your password, either within your team, or externally. Subscriber passwords stored are encrypted. 
  • Data is backed up through our hosting company - an ISO 27001 and ISO 27018 certified cloud provider.
  • We endeavour to do our best to protect your personal Data. However, transmission of information over the internet is not entirely secure and is done at your own risk. We cannot ensure the security of your Data transmitted to the Website.
  • Your personal data is not transferred outside the EU.


  • This Website may place and access certain Cookies on your computer. DIARY directory Limited uses Cookies to improve your experience of using the Website and to improve our range of services. DIARY directory Limited has carefully chosen these Cookies and has taken steps to ensure that your privacy is protected and respected at all times.
  • All Cookies used by this Website are used in accordance with current UK and EU Cookie Law.
  • Before the Website places Cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a message bar requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling DIARY directory Limited to provide a better experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of the Website may not function fully or as intended.
  • This Website may place the following Cookies:
    • Strictly necessary cookies - These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
    • Analytical/performance cookies - They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
    • Functionality cookies - These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.
  • You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.
  • It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.


  • You may not transfer any of your rights under this privacy policy to any other person. We may transfer our rights under this privacy policy where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.
  • If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of this privacy policy (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this privacy policy will not be affected.
  • Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.
  • This Agreement will be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales. All disputes arising under the Agreement will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.

Changes to this privacy policy

DIARY directory Limited reserves the right to change this privacy policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the privacy policy on your first use of the Website following the alterations.

You may contact DIARY directory Limited  (the "data controller") by email at

24 May 2018