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Whilst you could potentially take civil against the individual for breach of privacy, the issue that you would need to consider is whether the individual has financial means to settle any damages.
The High Court and the Court of Appeal set out the approach to privacy damages in 2015. Damages can be recovered (1) for the infringement itself/the loss of control over the private information and (2) distress, anxiety, injury to feelings and embarrassment suffered as a result of the breach.
In some circumstances, it will additionally be possible to recover financial loss where a claimant can prove this has been caused by the breach.
A successful claimant will normally also be entitled to recover most of their legal costs.
However, as I have said, whilst it is possible, a practical consideration is whether this person has financial means to pay any damages awarded if your claim was successful.
I hope this assists. If you have any further questions, please ask.