This privacy policy sets out how uses and protects any information you give me when you use this website. Any information you provide via this website will only be used in accordance with this privacy policy.

Information collected

This blog may collect the following information:
Your Name
Your email address
This information will be used to send you emails when new posts are added to the website and is only collected should you choose to subscribe for email updates.  The mailing list is maintained by Mailchimp and you may unsubscribe at any time. This information will never be shared with a third party (other than Mailchimp, or a substitute mailing list provider) without your express consent, unless I am required to do so by law.


This blog uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used most frequently, and this information is used in statistical analysis. This blog also uses cookies to help improve your experience of by remembering your preferences and tailoring content accordingly. Most web browsers automatically accept ‘cookies’ but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies at any time, if you prefer. For more information please visit  

Third party cookies
We use “Shariff” to share posts. They store some cookies to enable that to work.  The social media sites Twitter and LinkedIn use cookies for social media sharing.


Some fonts are loaded from Google, which may collect non-identifiable information from users.

Further information

If you have previously agreed to and MailChimp using your personal information then you can change your mind at any time by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ on emails sent to you or by emailing  You may also request a copy of any data held about you by under the Data Protection Act 1988. Such requests should be submitted to  A small charge may be made for providing this information.

If you believe any information holds on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email as soon as possible to the above address. Any inaccuracies will be corrected as soon as possible. 

This privacy policy is effective from 1 June 2018.