Privacy Policy

Chapel Gallery has recently been transferred to new management.
Until 1st April 2020, the website will still sit with West Lancashire Borough Council.

We protect any information we collect from you and work hard to prevent any unauthorised access to your personal data. We recognise, however, that the internet can never be fully secure and you should be aware of this when you use the site.


We will use your personal data to contact you about what is happening with arts development, the events we are involved in and the website. Your data may also be used to process and deliver any purchases you may make from us.

Our website uses Google Analytics which allows us to better understand who our users are, and how they use our site. This information includes demographics and interests reporting. Google Analytics collects statistical data about your browsing actions and patterns and does not identify you as an individual. You can opt out of Google Analytics by using this add on for your browser.

You can read more about Cookies, or change your preferences on the Cookies page.


West Lancashire Borough Council may share your personal data with other departments in the council to deliver any relevant services to you.
Businesses may also have their details shared with public & private sector organisations who are part of the Ormskirk Town Centre Management Group. You can find out about the Ormskirk Town Centre Management Group and its members here.


We will retain the personal data which we hold about you for 2 years after we last communicated with you, this is to make sure our communications are still relevant. After 2 years have passed without any communication it will be deleted from our systems.

Analytical data on Google Analytics will be kept for 38 months after you last used our site. This is to ensure our site provides the best possible experience. After 38 months have passed, with no new activity, Google will delete it.


Automated decisions may be made on what advertising you may see from us. This is based on profiling via the data we already hold, cookies on our website, your activity on Google or on Social Media. This allows us to make decisions by analysing or predicting your personal preferences, behaviours and attitudes, as to what you may like to see from us about the gallery.

This profiling does not have any legal or similarly significant effects (Article 22).


As part of the services offered to you through this website, the information which you provide to us may be transferred to countries outside the European Union (“EU”). Such occasions include:

  • West Lancashire Borough Council’s promotional email software, Mailchimp, is based in the USA and is part of the EU/US Agreement Privacy Shield. Mailchimp’s privacy policy is available at
  • Google Analytics is used by numerous websites, including ours. Google is based in the USA and is also Privacy Shield certified. You can find out more about Google’s privacy policy at
  • If you RSVP to any events on Eventbrite, please be aware that Eventbrite is also based in the USA and is part of the EU/US Agreement Privacy Shield. You can view Eventbrite’s privacy policy at
    West Lancashire Borough Council can not be held responsible for any information provided to external providers, such as event organisers, and including Chapel Gallery’s new management team.
  • When you visit or use any of Chapel Gallery’s social media channels it is likely that these are also based in the USA. i.e. Facebook Inc (including Instagram), LinkedIn, Twitter

This website contains links to other websites, including government departments and other organisations.
This privacy policy applies only to our site, so you should always be aware when you are moving to another site and read the privacy statement of any site which collects personal information.


If this privacy policy changes in any way, we will place an updated version on this page.
Regularly reviewing this page ensures you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we will share it with other parties.