Privacy policy

As part of the user registration process, we ask for your personal information including but not limited to, your name, email address, birthday, location and gender, some of these pieces of information are optional and some you can opt to hide from other website users. This data is encrypted and stored on our server and will never be passed on to any third parties.

Most of your personal information will be displayed on your profile, you can control how much information is displayed by editing your profile.

From time to time we may send you website updates via email, you can opt out of these emails at any time by changing your email preferences in your account privacy settings.

If, as a non-registered user you conact us or make a submission through the website, your email address may be logged, it will not be entered in to any bulk promotional email lists.

If you would like more information on any aspects of out privacy policy and use of data collected then please direct your questions to us via our contact page.

UK law states that personal information must be kept secure, up to date and processed lawfully and fairly.


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