Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to 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.

Contact forms

If you complete a contact form on our site, we save the data shown in the contact form. We may also collect your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


Cookies are an industry standard, used by most websites including ours. A cookie is a small text file that our site may place on your computer as a tool to remember preferences. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser – however please not this may affect your ability to use the full functionality of this website.

If you leave a comment on our site 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 leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Our website uses Google Analytics, which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the US. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data help by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage.

We also periodically use data from cookied to inform, optimise and serve ads based on past visits to our website. more specifically, we use Google Analytics cookies to implement remarketing. If you’d like more information about remarketing lists in Google Analytics please visit

If you’d like to opt out of Google Analytics for advertising, please visit

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with any third parties.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment or complete a contact form, the comment or form data and metadata are retained indefinitely. For comments, this means we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For forms, it enables us to keep you up to date with changes on the site, news and offers.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments or completed a form, 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. As detailed in the Cookies section above, data collected by Google Analytics is sent to Google servers in the US.

Your contact information

We only collect contact information which you expressly share with us by providing it in a website form. We use this data to communicate with you and we do not share it with any third parties.