Privacy Policy

Our core beliefs regarding user privacy and data protection

  • User privacy and data protection are human rights
  • Data is a liability – and should only be collected and processed when absolutely necessary
  • We do not spam
  • We will never sell, rent, distribute, giveaway or make public your personal information

What is personal data?

Personal data (or personal information) refers to any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not refer to anonymous data. Anonymous data is information where any personal identifying information has been removed.

Information this website collects and why we collect it

This website collects the following personal and non-personal information for the following reasons:

Visitor Tracking 

We use Google Analytics to track user interactions. This data is used to help us see how the website is used by visitors, such as what pages are popular and how long visitors spend on a page.

Google Analytics records data such as your device, geographical location, internet browser and operating system – none of this information personally identifies you to us.

Disabling cookies on your internet browser will stop Google Analytics from tracking any part of your visit to any page on this website.

Guestbook

Should you choose to add a comment to our Guestbook, a name and email address is required as part of the form. This will be saved to our website’s database, along with your comment and the date and time you submitted your comment. This information is used simply to identify you as a contributor to our Guestbook, and is not used for marketing or passed on to a third party.

Only the name you input, your comment and the date of submission is shown on the Guestbook. Your email is not published on our website.

Your comment and it’s associated data will remain on this website until we delete the comment, or remove the Guestbook. You can request that your comment on our Guestbook is deleted. Please contact us using the email address that was used by you to post the comment, with the details of your comment that you wish to delete.

Contact Form and Email Links

Should you choose to contact us using the contact form on our Contact Us page, or by an email link, none of the data you supply will be passed to a third party or stored by this website.

The data is collated into an email and sent to us over the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMPT).

How we store this information

If you submit a comment to our Guestbook to be published on this website, some personal information (your email address) will be stored on our website’s database, which is not available to view by the public.

Your rights

You have rights under data protection laws. You can access the personal data we hold on you. We will ask you for two forms of proof of identification so that we can be sure we are releasing the information to the right person.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may change from time to time in line with legislation. We will not directly inform anyone of these changes. Please check this page occasionally for any changes in our policy.

Last updated: 24 May 2018