Welcome to the webage of the Royal Statistical Society Local Group for Lancashire and East Cumbria. The group comprises academic departments, businesses and other individuals in the local area who are interested in sharing statistical knowledge and research. We host a number of different events over the course of the year at locations including Lancaster University and University of Central Lancashire.

On the following pages you will find information about the group. Please see our events page for upcoming activities.

You can stay informed with the latest events by joining our mailing list. Please read our Privacy Policy below regarding your private data.


We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our supporters and in this notice we explain how we will handle your personal data.

We will hold your personal data, - name and email address, - to send you, via email, notices and information of our activities. This information is provided as legitimate interest. We will not share your data with any third parties. Should you wish to no longer receive email’s regarding the RSS Lancashire and East Cumbria Local Group please send your request to c.rohrbeck@lancaster.ac.uk. We store your personal data securely and ensure that there is no unauthorised access.

You are entitled at any time to request to see a copy of all the data held on you, if you wish to see this please email your request to c.rohbeck@lancaster.ac.uk. The RSS Lancashire and East Cumbria Local Group is part of The Royal Statistical Society and their data protection office is contactable at gdpr@rss.org.uk