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The information you have provided will be processed by Weber Shandwick on behalf of the Borders Railway Blueprint group.  This is a partnership group of which the following are members: Scottish Enterprise, Transport Scotland, VisitScotland, Scottish Government, Scottish Borders Council, Midlothian Council, the City of Edinburgh Council, Abellio ScotRail and Network Rail.

You can contact the group via the General Enquiries contact on our Contact Us page.

We will only use your details to keep you up to date with news about the railway project as stated when you signed up via the BordersRailway website. 

We are relying on your consent to continue to do so. However you can withdraw this at any time by using the unsubscribe option on any emails you receive from us. You can also contact Weber Shandwick via the contacts listed on its website. We will keep your personal information safe and secure until you indicate you no longer wish us to hold such data.

We will not share your information with anyone else nor use it for any other purpose than that stated above.

If you would like more information about your rights over how your information is handled, please visit the UK Information Commissioner’s (ICO) website https://ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/   

If you have any concerns over how we handle your personal information, please contact Weber Shandwick as above.

If after having raised a concern with us and you remain unhappy, you can appeal to the ICO (details below) or by visiting their website https://ico.org.uk/make-a-complaint/