Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Please read my privacy policy which explains what data I collect and why. This website address is   What personal data I collect and why I collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site I collect the data shown in the comments form. I also collect the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.   The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automatic/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in your comment.  


If you leave a comment on my site you may opt-in to save your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience. This means 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 have an account and you log in to this site, I will set a temporary cookie. This cookie contains no personal data. I discard it when you close your browser.   When you log in, several cookies save your login information. They also save your screen display choices. 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. If you log out of your account, I remove the login cookies.    


 I collect information about visitors who comment on my site using Akismet. This is to prevent spam.

How long I keep your data

If you leave a comment, I keep it . This is so I can recognize and approve any follow-up comments straight away.  For users that register on my website, I store the personal information they provide. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time. They cannot change their username. I can also see 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 an exported file of your personal data. You can also request that I erase any personal data I hold about you. This does not include any data I am obliged to keep. I use it for administrative, legal, or security purposes.  

Where I send your data

  I check Visitor comments through an automated spam detection service.  

My contact information

  You can contact me via the form on the contact page here