James Flewellen Wine – Privacy Notice

Updated 29 May 2018

James Flewellen Wine is the personal website and blog of James Flewellen.


If you’re here, it’s most likely that you’d like to keep up to date with my wine news, essays and tastings that I’m putting on. Welcome! To communicate all these exciting things to you, I need to collect some information from you. I’d like you to know that I take your privacy very seriously and am committed to protecting personal information that you’ve shared when visiting my site, communicating electronically with me or attending one of my events.

As a controller and processor of data, I understand the trust placed in me when sharing data, and I will always do my utmost to respect that trust and protect personal information.

Types of data collected and how the data are used

Mailing List

I send out occasional newsletters, which contain information about essays I’ve written, news in the tasting world and events I am putting on. To do this, I collect your name and email address. I use Mailchimp to store email contact lists and to send e-newsletters. Their privacy policy is here. I do not sell or pass on personal data to anyone else, unless required to by law. You can always unsubscribe from my mailing list by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of every email, or by contacting me on wine@jamesflewellen.com.


As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer to improve your experience. It is recommended that you leave cookies on.

This site is hosted by Squarespace, which collects cookies for website analytics and functionality. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. The list of cookies used by Squarespace can be found here.

You can disable cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies may affect the functionality of this and other websites that you visit.

There are also social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Access to your personal information

You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that I hold. Please email your request to me at wine@jamesflewellen.com.