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Privacy policy

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This privacy policy sets out how we use and protect any information that you provide when you use this website.

We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Business in East Anglia may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 25/05/2018.

What we do

It is the policy of Business in East Anglia to allow visitors to the website to view the content on the website unhindered and unrestricted. To this end we do not require registration nor do we ask you to provide any private information from you. Where we do ask for your registration this is to enhance your experience and send you reminders and notifications related to content on the website.

Our website utilises google analytics which allows us to track and monitor usage within the website and this data allows us to enhance and understand our visitors’ experience whilst visiting – to do this google may place a cookie/token on your computer.

These cookies/tokens are not unique to us as they are present within the majority of the world’s websites and we are confident that utilising these solutions allow us to offer visitors an enhanced website experience.


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.

How we use 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.

Links to other websites/Embedded content

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.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Information Collected and Use of Information

If you subscribe to our bizeast.com weekly newsletter, we will ask for your name and email address.

You can subscribe to our e-newsletter via the two REGISTER HERE buttons on our website.  We then retain your name and email address securely and we use this information so we can keep in touch with you via our weekly e-newsletter that contains regional business news and information.

Your information is retained until you confirm you wish to Unsubscribe. We do not share this data with any third party.

You may Unsubscribe from our e-newsletter at any time by following the Unsubscribe link on any one of our emails.

You can Subscribe again at any time.

You can additionally request to have your data removed from our records by emailing  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • if you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us using the contact form on our homepage

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.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us using the form on the home page.

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

Last Updated ( Friday, 25 May 2018 08:27 )