Who we are

We are Chorlton Bookshop of 506 Wilbraham Road, Manchester M21 9AW.  Our web address is: https://chorltonbookshop.co.uk.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact, enquiry and order form content – when you give us your contact details, we will use them only for the purpose of fulfilling your request, whether that’s an order or an enquiry. Your details will not be used for ongoing marketing purposes without your specific permission to do so.

Embedded content from other websites

Some parts of this site may include embedded content (e.g. affiliate links, catalogues or other publications). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. We have no control over websites other than our own, operated by us. You must refer to those websites for their terms and conditions and privacy policies.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. This activity is in line with the privacy policies of those individual website. 


We use Google Analytics to measure user activity in order to improve our website. Such analytics will never be used for collecting personal preferences for direct marketing purposes. if you don’t want to contribute to this measurement, you can opt out at any time.

Who we share your data with

If necessary, we may pass your details on to a third party – such as a publisher, supplier or wholesaler – but this will ONLY be done if it’s necessary to fulfil your wishes as outlined in your order or enquiry. Again, your details will not be retained or used for ongoing marketing purposes. 

How long we retain your data

If you place an order, the purchase data supplied is retained for accounting purposes. For users that place an order or an enquiry via our website, we also store the personal information they provide. All customers can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time by contacting us

If you’d like us to delete your personal data as soon as your order/enquiry is complete, you can let us know via our order form. 

How we protect your data

We are committed to keeping the personal information you provide to us secure. All of our employees who have access to personal information are obliged to respect the confidentiality of the personal information of all users of our services.


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The information we obtain by monitoring visits to our website allows us to improve our service through anonymous analysis. Many websites use cookies in order to see whether a device has visited the website before and any repeat visit is verified by finding the cookie left previously. By using cookies in this way, we can provide a better and more personal user experience.  Your web browser may also provide us with information concerning your device, such as an IP address or details about the browser you are using.  Please note, you are able to change your cookies settings to control access to any device you are using. We use only essential / functional cookies. We do not use cookies for advertising or marketing purposes (we wouldn’t know where to start!).

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