Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What data we receive and why we do so


When website visitors leave comments on the website we receive the details found within the post, and the guest’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam recognition.

An anonymised string formulated based upon your email address (referred to as a hash) may be given to partner services to detect if you are using them. Upon approval of your comment, your profile photo is shown to the public in the context of your comment.


Wherever you submit pictures to the site, you should avoid submitting pictures with embedded location details (EXIF, GPS) included. Site visitors are able to download and extract any embedded details from pictures on the site.

Contact Forms


If you leave a comment on our website you can opt in to saving your name, e-mail address and website in cookies. These are conducive to your ease of use in order that you don’t need to fill out your details in the future if you leave a further comment. These cookies will remain for one year.

Should you have an account and log in to this website, we will set a temporary cookie to determine that your web browser accepts cookies. This cookie involves no personal details and is removed when you end your session.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for 2 days, and display options cookies last for 1 year. If you choose “Remember Me”, your login cookies last for 2 weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you modify or post an article, a different cookie will be stored in your web browser. This cookie holds no personal details and simply identifies the post ID of the article you’ve changed. It lapses in 1 day.

Embedded material from third party websites

Posts on this website can incorporate embedded material (e.g. movies, pictures, blogs, etc.).
Embedded material from third party websites behave in the same way as though the site visitor has accessed the third party site.

These other internet sites can receive details about you, use cookies, embed further third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that material, including tracking your interaction with the embedded material if you have an account and are logged in to that site.


Who we share your information with

How long we hold your information for

If you make a comment, the content and its metadata are held indefinitely. This is so we are able to recognise and validate any follow-up comments immediately as opposed to holding them in a moderation queue.

For guests that sign up on our site (if any), we hold the personal details supplied in their details. Users can view, modify, or remove their personal details at any time (except they can not edit their username). Site administrators can also view and modify this data.

What rights you have over your records

If you have an account on this website, or have left comments, you are able to request to be sent an exported file containing the personal information we retain about you, including any details you have supplied to us. You can also request that we erase any personal information we retain about you. This does not include any information we are required to hold for administrative, legal, or security reasons.

Where we send your information

Comments may be checked by an automated spam recognition service.

Your contact information

Additional information

What we do to protect your records

What data access breach processes we have in place

What external sites we accept data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we complete with user information

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements