This is the privacy policy for the website Questions can be addressed to the webmaster. Any information you supply via this website will be used by by the Hands Across The Border campaign, currently managed by the office of Rory Stewart MP. We will never share, sell or rent your personal information under any circumstances. We will treat your data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Mailing List

By submitting your name and email address to the mailing list “register” function, you agree to receiving infrequent email messages updating you on Hands Across The Border campaign developments. You can unsubscribe from this mailing list at any time, by following the instructions at the bottom of any email you receive.


This website links to other sites, but we shall always try to warn you when this is the case. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites: make sure you read their privacy statements if you are concerned about the information they are collecting about you. The privacy information on this page only applies to this website.

Log Files & Statistics

We use IP addresses, URI’s of requested resources, timestamps and HTTP user-agents to analyse trends, administer the system and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. In addition to this we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help analyse how visitors use our site. The information generated by the cookie about the use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your Web browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to make full use of our website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


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