Privacy Notice:


We take your data privacy very seriously here at Lydia Butler Design Ltd. You can rest assured that the personal information we collect from and about you is held securely and treated with the utmost respect. Being transparent about what we do with your data and how you can access this information is uppermost in our minds. The following are key details on how we collect your data and what we do with it. If you’d like more detailed explanations these are in our Data Protection Policy.


The type of personal data we collect:

We collect your name, contact details e.g. email, postal address, phone number and payment details. This enables us to do our job well in providing you with graphic, presentation and website design needs.
We are:
Slide Deck (Lydia Butler Design Ltd)
The Ground Floor, Building L014, University of Reading, London Road, RG1 5AQ
07703 108289
Company Registration Number (CRN) 09522307
Data Controller Registration Number ZB046621


Why we collect your information:

We collect personal data about you in order to communicate with you about your project with us and to invoice you for the services we provide. These are Graphic Design, Logo design & branding, Stationery design, Advertising & marketing collateral, Presentation design, Website banners, Catalogue design, Info-graphic design, Social media/website banners and Website design. Some of the information we collect is to fulfil our own legal obligations e.g. HMRC taxation requirements.

From time to time we will, with your explicit agreement, for marketing purposes send you information about our services that we believe may be of interest to you via email.


How we collect your information:

We do this through the traditional post, email, telephone and our secure online form through our website. Additionally our website uses cookies to collect such information about you.



We use cookies:

Cookies are very small text files we place on your computer’s hard drive with your permission. Cookies track how and when you visit our website and then allow us to work out what type of product or service interests you most so we can better meet your requirements. These cookies do not interfere with or have access to any other information on your computer. If you prefer, you can opt not to accept cookies; this may limit how you can use our website, but you may still use our website. Services delivered via the website such as video or embedded content from external providers may also place cookies on your computer; once again you will have the option to reject these cookies.



How do I stop you contacting me with marketing materials?

If you’ve previously consented to receiving our marketing materials but have now changed your mind and wish to withdraw consent you can do this at any time by simply contacting us at:

Slide Deck
The Ground Floor, Building L014, University of Reading, London Road, RG1 5AQ
07703 108289



We share your information:

As part of our own legal obligation as a business we share your personal data with HMRC. Depending on what service we are providing and your specific instructions via contract to us we may also share your information with free-lance contractors and via third party cloud based providers namely MailChimp and PayPal.



Your data is held securely:

We ensure administrative, technical and organisational measures are in place to safeguard your data from unauthorised access, use, modification and disclosure of personal information in our custody and control. All information you provide to us is stored on our local and cloud based secure servers with encryption and regular system backup or it is in our robust physical storage facilities. All our third party providers i.e. the free-lancers we engage are also subject to the same high standards via our processor agreements.



How long do you keep my data?

This depends on the type of data we hold. We will keep data used for marketing purposes for which you have given explicit consent e.g. email address until you withdrawn consent or we do a periodic refresh of our databases every 2 years. Other data e.g. sales and purchase invoices will be kept for 6 six plus the current tax year, as this is a requirement of the UK tax laws. Data on former clients will be kept for one year after the client leaves, to address any potential dispute that may arise. After these time periods the data will be destroyed securely.



How can I see a copy of, amend, withdraw my consent or delete the data you hold on me?

You may want us to amend or delete the information we have about you and want see a copy of the personal data we hold and process on you by contacting us at:

Slide Deck (Lydia Butler Design Ltd)
The Ground Floor, Building L014, University of Reading, London Road, RG1 5AQ
07703 108289



Can I complain if I’m unhappy with any of the above?

Yes. Our Data Officer has overall responsibility for the day-to-day implementation of this policy. If you’d like to make a complaint on how Slide Deck (Lydia Butler Design Ltd) has handled your personal data, you can contact us to have the matter investigated:

Slide Deck (Lydia Butler Design Ltd)
The Ground Floor, Building L014, University of Reading, London Road, RG1 5AQ
07703 108289

Lydia Butler Design Ltd takes complaints very seriously and we will respond to complaints as soon as possible and certainly within 30 days.

If you are not satisfied with our response or believe we are not processing your personal data in accordance with the current legislation you can complain to the UK Information Commissioner’s Office on:

Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
0303 123 1113