Getting in touch with The Food Chain
If you'd like to contact The Food Chain - feel free to send us an email. Details on how we use your data is below.
Your trust is very important to us. The BBC is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information.
It is important that you read this notice so that you are aware of how and why we are using such information. This privacy notice describes how we collect and use personal information about you during and after the making of this programme, in accordance with data protection law.
Additional information can be found in the BBC’s Privacy and Cookies Policy. Where there is inconsistency between those documents and this notice, this notice shall prevail. You can find out more about your information and privacy here.
What will we collect and how we use it?
The BBC will collect and process the personal information that you have provided to us for the making of the BBC World Service’s The Food Chain. We may get in contact with you discuss your submission or to see if you have other ideas for BBC content, or to verify your age and ask for parental consent for you to contact the BBC if you are aged under 13. This content includes radio, video and podcasts.
The BBC is the “data controller” of this information. This means that the BBC decides what your personal information is used for and the ways in which it is processed.
The BBC relies on its legitimate interests in engaging audiences to process this data. The BBC processes the personal data you provide on the basis of its legitimate interests as a media organisation to produce news and creative content, including fostering new talent. We have carefully considered the impact on you and will not use your personal information where the impact overrides our interests. We will retain your data for 12 months.
We will not share your data outside the BBC.
If you have any questions about how the BBC handles your personal information or you wish to find out about your rights, please visit the BBC’s Privacy and Cookies Policy. If you wish to contact the BBC to exercise your rights in relation to your personal data, please contact Data Protection Enquiries.