This personal website, cjhearn.co.uk, is not owned or operated by a business or organisation. However, for transparency, here is an outline of how personal data is collected, processed and stored.

What data do I collect?

If you leave a comment on an article, you will be asked to give your name and email address.

How do I collect your data?

If you leave a comment on an article, you will be asked to give your name and email address in the comments form.

I do not operate a feedback form or newsletter registration.

I use Google Analytics to check the performance and and visitor behaviour whilst on the site. You can find out more about Google Analytics below.

How will I use your data?

Your data will not be used for any purpose other than to display your comment. Your email address will not be published.

How do I store your data?

If you leave a comment, your name, email address and comment will be stored in this website's database.

Marketing

I do not operate any marketing activity using your information or currently include any advertising, but I do make use of Amazon Affiliates.

Amazon Affiliates

I, Chris Hearn, am a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to http://amazon.co.uk.

To date, I ever never received items for free in return for a review. If this changes, I will add a disclaimer to inform you.

What are your data protection rights?

Every user is entitled to the following:

  • The right to access - you have the right to make a request for copies of your personal data.
  • The right to rectification - you have the right to request that any personal information you believe to be inaccurate is corrected.
  • The right to erasure - you have the right to request that your personal data is deleted, under certain conditions.
  • The right to restrict processing - you have the right to request that I restrict the processing of your data, under certain conditions.
  • The right to object to processing - you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
  • The right to data portability - you have the right to request that I transfer the data that I have collected about you to yourself or another organisation, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, I have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log and visitor behaviour information.

For more information, visit privacypolicies.com/blog/browser-cookies-guide/.

How do I use cookies?

When you visit our site for the first time, you will be asked if you agree to accept these cookies. This site uses cookies in a range of ways including:

  • keeping you signed in
  • understanding how you use the site

What types of cookies do I use?

  • Functional cookies - these cookies allow us to recognise you and remember previously selected preferences. These could include your cookie acceptance, preferred language, and sign in information. These are first-party cookies.
  • Analytical cookies - these cookies recogise you as you move through the site, and whether you've visited us before. These

How to manage your cookies?

On your first visit to cjhearn.co.uk, you'll be asked if you wish to accept cookies. If you decline, then first-party cookies - ie. those set by cjhearn.co.uk itself - will not be saved on your device. This does not prevent cookies from being set by embedded sources, including Google Analytics, Twitter, and YouTube. Please read the next section for details of third-party privacy policies.

You can configure your browser to automatically decline all cookies, and delete cookies that have already been set. Please visit privacypolicies.com/blog/how-to-delete-cookies/ to find out how to do this.

Privacy policies, terms and conditions, and use of external websites

Some pages include content from external suppliers, for example YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.

Each of these suppliers will have their own privacy policies and terms and conditions, and cjhearn.co.uk has no control over these.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service; that is a service that gathers and analyses data about the behaviour of visitors to a website. It can tell me where users have come from, which pages they view, and how long they stay on the site.

This data is anonymised so I am unable to identify individual users.

You can opt out of Google Analytics on all sites that use it by visiting https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

Further information about Google Analytics can be found at https://marketingplatform.google.com/about/.

Changes to my privacy policy

This privacy policy is likely to change in future. Please see the date at the top of this page to see when it was last updated.

How to contact me

If you would like to contact me, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Cookies are used for analytics and authentication purposes; I don't use advertising on my site. You may decline these cookies if you wish.