NEW: We've fined Halfords Ltd £30,000 for sending unwanted marketing emails to people without their consent. This is against the law.

More about the case here: ico.org.uk/about-the-ico/…

Halfords Ltd fined for sending unsolicited marketing emails without consent. £30,000 fine issued for breaching the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations. 498,179 unsolicited marketing emails sent to people without their consent. Legitimate interests incorrectly relied upon as a lawful basis for sending the emails.