Dated: August 2011

Kelsey Publishing Privacy Notice

Your personal information is being processed by Kelsey Publishing Ltd (“we”). We are committed to managing your personal information in accordance with current legislation and best practice. Our aim is to be responsible, relevant and secure when using your data.

Whenever you provide personal information we will treat that information in accordance with this Notice. We endeavor at all times to keep your data accurate and secure, and to honor your data preferences with regard to receipt of direct marketing e.g. email, mobile messaging and mobile telephone calls.

Kelsey Publishing Ltd publishes over thirty magazines, websites, newsletters, digital magazines all of which are governed by this Privacy Notice.

Below is a non-exhaustive list of our well-known brands.

Motoring Division:

4×4 magazine, Classic Car Buyer, Classic Car Mart, Custom Car, Jaguar World, Land Rover World, MG Enthusiast, Mini World, Modern Mini, Total BMW, Classic Military Vehicles, Classic Van & Pickup, Classic Vintage & Commercials, Triumph World, VW Golf.

Lifestyle and Rural

Good Homes, Period Homes and Interiors, Park Homes and Holiday Caravan, Running fitness, Grow It, Practical Poultry, Practical Pigs, Cage and Aviary Birds, Practical Reptile Keeping, Aeroplane, Jets Monthly, Ships Monthly.


Classic Massey Ferguson, Classic Plant and Machinery, Ford and Fordson Tractors, Old Tractor, Stationary Engine, Tractor and farm Trader, Tractor and Machinery.

Type of information we collect

We collect personal information such as your title, name, address, postcode, County, Country, e-mail address and phone/mobile phone number.

How we use your data

The personal information we obtain will be used for the following purposes.

Subscription marketing

General marketing


Your personal data may be available to carefully selected third parties

We/or carefully selected third parties may contact you by email, mobile messaging, postal mail or direct telephone contact.

All of the above are subject to your stated preferences; we and our content partners will always make it clear how you can prevent i.e. opt-out/unsubscribe of these uses.

We may use third party suppliers to provide part of our service to you. In some circumstances these providers may be based in countries outside the European Economic Area whose laws provide for a different standard of protection for your personal information than that provided under UK Law. In such circumstances we will have in place strict contractual arrangements that will require your information is processed securely, at least to a standard equivalent to the UK Data Protection Act 1998.

Your personal data will not be disclosed to state institutions and authorities except if required by law or other regulation. Before we release data on this basis, we will ensure that the information is being provided to a genuine and properly authorized investigation. If we are not satisfied that there are valid grounds for releasing the information, the Data Protection Act does not oblige us to do so. If we refuse to release the information, law enforcement agencies may obtain a court order requiring us to provide it.

Individual Choice

You can also unsubscribe either by choosing the unsubscribe option on the newsletter or by sending an email request to, (Including your full name, postcode and email address). The data controller will respond and manually remove you.

You will ALWAYS be given a straightforward way to opt out from our direct marketing each time you receive a communication from us or one of our advertising partners.

Access to Personal Information

If you wish, you can obtain a copy of any personal information we have about you by sending your request to The Data Controller, Kelsey Publishing LTD, PO Box 978, Peterborough, PE1 9FL. We will provide you, at no charge, with a hard copy of the personal data that we keep about you within 30 days, although we will require proof of your identity. If you consider that the information we hold about you is incorrect, you may where appropriate, have the data erased, amended or updated.

Personal information security

Kelsey Publishing (UK) Ltd security policies, rules and technical measures have been implemented to protect your personal information from unauthorized or improper use and from accidental loss.

All our employees and data processors that have access to, and are associated with, the processing of your personal information are legally obliged to respect the confidentiality of your data and are bound by contract to do so.

Note that some of our websites provide forums where you can post information. When you do so, be aware that other visitors may collect any information you make public.

Privacy Support

If you have an enquiry or concern about our Privacy Notice, please contact: The Data Controller, Kelsey Publishing LTD, PO Box 978, Peterborough, PE1 9FL.

If you are not satisfied with our response you may wish to contact the Information Commissioner via their website

If we decide to change our Privacy Notice we will post these changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and in what circumstances we disclose it.

In the event of any part of Kelsey Publishing (UK) Ltd either being sold or going into receivership, we reserve the right to continue to share your data to third parties in accordance with the latest preferences you have provided. You will be informed should any change of ownership occur, and the new owner will manage your personal information preferences.