Privacy Policy

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments –  The ability to leave comments on this site has been “turned off”, therefore we do not collect any data from our visitors, more than from the contact system.  If you do wish to comment on an article, please use the contact us system.

Media – If you send us any images for use on the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies – If you contact us via our site contact form, you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you contact us again. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics – Website visits are analysed via Google Analytics, this site uses the Google Analytics tracking code to track website usage.

Who we share your data with – Data isn’t shared to any other organisation

How long we retain your data – Contact details may be retained for 12 months.

What rights you have over your data – You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data – Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information – Any enquiries regarding this privacy policy should be emailed to us via the contact system.