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Privacy & Cookies Policy

Privacy & Cookie Policy

Data Protection

Your privacy is paramount to Richard Tomlin and is committed to protecting your privacy online. He will treat any personal information by which you can be identified (i.e. name, address, email etc.) in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act of 1998.

He will not sell, trade or rent your information to other third parties.

He will not collect any personal information without your knowledge. This information will be collected for a known purpose that you understand and will not be used in future for any other reason other than the one it is being collected for in the first instance.

The collection of information is for the purpose of communicating with you in regards to online comments.

How this website uses cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.

Traffic log cookies are used to identify which pages are being used. This helps with analyse data about web page traffic and improve the website in order to tailor it to customer needs. This information is only used for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help provide you with a better website, by enabling monitoring which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Cookie audit

In line with the UK ICO interpretation of the EU cookie regulations, by using this website you are agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

The following is a full list of cookies that this site has saved on your browser,


Cookies: wordpress_*, wp-settings-*, PHPSESSID

This site uses WordPress which uses a number of cookies related to user logons, commenting and subscriptions. WordPress also creates the cookie PHPSESSID – this is used by the PHP programming language to temporary store information.

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If you comment on the website blog you get cookies stored on your computer. This is purely a convenience, so that you won’t need to re-type all your information again when you want to leave another comment. Three cookies are set for commenters:

Cookies: comment_author, comment_author_email, comment_author_url

The commenter cookies are set to expire a little under one year from the time they’re set.

Google Analytics

Cookies: __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store this information.

Google’s privacy policy is available at: