We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
1. What Information Do We Collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
(a) Information about your visits to and use of this website;
(b) Information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us and/or subscribing to our website services and/or email notifications;
(c) Information that you provide to us when leaving a comment on our website.
2a. Information About Website Visits
We may collect information about you computer and your visits to this website such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views. We may use this information in the administration of this website, to improve the website’s usability, and for marketing purposes. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information.
Our advertisers may also send you cookies. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. (For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookie by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.) This will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites , including this one.
2b. Information About Registration and Subscription
Our email notification service is provided by FeedBurner, a subsidiary of Google. If you have subscribed to this third party service, you will have agreed to the FeedBurner and Google privacy policies.
2c. Information About Your Comments
We may collect the email address that you supply when leaving a comment on our website. We will not publish this information but we may use it to contact you to discuss your comment and any matters that might arise from from it.
3. Using Your Personal Data
(a) improve your browsing experience by personalising the website;
(b) Provide other companies with statistical information about our users – but this information will not be used to identify any individual user; and We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.
4. Other Disclosures
(a) To the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(b) In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
(c) In order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);
(d) To the purchaser or seller (or prospective purchaser or seller) of any business or asset which we are (or are contemplating) selling or purchasing.
6. Security Of Your Personal Data
We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
7. Policy Amendments
8. Your Rights
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee (currently fixed at £10.00).
9. Third Party Websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of third party websites.