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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


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

An anonymised string created from your email address (called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service, to see if you are using it. Their Privacy Policy is can be found 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 leave a comment on our site you may opt to save 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.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and will be discarded when you close the browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information, as well as screen display choices. Furthermore, login cookies last for two days and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. Finally, when you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie contains no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

The cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos and images etc.). Embedded content from other websites behave in the same way as if the visitor has perused the other website.

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


Who we share your data with & How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, it and its metadata will be retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit or delete their personal information at any time. They are unable to change their username. Website administrators are also able to view and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of your personal data we hold. This includes any data you have provided to us. You can request that we erase any of this personal data. 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.

If you have any questions regarding our Privacy Policy, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

Data breach procedures we have in place

Third parties we receive data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements