Privacy Policy

What personal data do I collect and why?

Data is collected for the purposes of providing access to the website.

Provision of services

No data is collected beyond the minimum required for standard web services to function. The data collected includes IP addresses and user agent strings and is retained in web server logs for a period of 1 week.

Cookies and persistent tracking

No cookies are used during normal operations of the site. Third party cookies (e.g. from Google AdSense) may be saved if third party cookies are enabled on your browser.

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

Data sharing

All data, is processed locally, meaning that no data is shared with third parties during normal operations. Data may be shared with relevant authorities if required to do so for legal purposes.


The site hosts adverts provided by Google Analytics. Ad personalisation is disabled on the site, meaning that personal data should not be collected or retained by Google.

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 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.

Data security

All secure areas of the site are protected by strong passwords and multi-factor authentication. Web servers are locked down to expose the minimum possible attack surface and the software is updated regularly. Data which identifies individuals is only retained where it is needed for the provision of services such as comments and other feedback.

Contact information

For further queries about how data is processed please contact me at