What are YOU doing about GDPR?

Author: cathy tully

As a professional in a market that exists to support people and their data you will no doubt be well aware that GDPR is now firmly on the horizon. This short acronym is a bit like an iceberg – it looks like you should be able to navigate safely around it but in truth you know there’s much, much more to it underneath and it could cause you lasting damage if you don’t approach it in the right way. GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation and it comes into force in Europe on 25th May 2018. But with Read More …

Postal blunder leaves people without polling cards 2

Author: cathy tully

Errors in delivering polling cards to voters meant that many were left unsure of how to vote in the upcoming elections. Polling cards contain information on where and when to vote. Though one can vote without their polling card, there were concerns that people wouldn’t realise this and would not know how to look up their polling station online. Potentially, it could mean people not turning up to vote at all, with indicates clear consequences for the election. Shepway District Council was forced to write to effected electors to tell them their polling station after hundreds of people had apparently not Read More …

Postal blunder leaves people without polling cards

Author: cathy tully

Errors in delivering polling cards to voters meant that many were left unsure of how to vote in the upcoming elections. Polling cards contain information on where and when to vote. Though one can vote without their polling card, there were concerns that people wouldn’t realise this and would not know how to look up their polling station online. Potentially, it could mean people not turning up to vote at all, with indicates clear consequences for the election. Shepway District Council was forced to write to effected electors to tell them their polling station after hundreds of people had apparently not Read More …