Privacy & Cookies Policy

Overview

headoflanguages.co.uk is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This page tells you the data protection and privacy practices for headoflanguages.co.uk, specifically:

  • What (if any) personally identifiable information is collected
  • How this information is used
  • Our policy on sharing this information
  • How we protect your information
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information

Plain English Summary

Children (under 18s) are not eligible to use our services and should not submit any personal information to headoflanguages.co.uk.

headoflanguages.co.uk does not actively track you as an individual.

What information is collected?

Should you send us an email via the contact form, your name, email address and message will be emailed to me (as you would expect). This information is kept private. I will store this information within my own email system so that I am able to respond to you.

Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in the website database (as you would expect). This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website if the comment is approved.

When you browse this website, it uses cookies like many other website do. These are used give me a better idea of what my visitors look at and what content they want to see more of.

The cookies uses on this website are detailed below:

CookieTypeDurationDescription
Google AnalyticsVisitor AnalyticsPersistentThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. I use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where vistors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Read more about privacy at Google

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

How this information is used

If you have chosen to share it with us, I use your email address to contact you in reply to your message. If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the blog, it is used to identify your comment, however it is not displayed on the website or shared with any third party.

I may also use your email to help resolve issues or disputes, for example if you tell me that you cannot see any of your posts on the website, I would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.

Disclosure of this information

I do not share your personal information or email address with third parties unless you have asked me to do so.

Email opt-out

Just like you, I hate spam. I do not send you spam emails and only contact you if required or you have requested me to do so.

Protection of your information

heaoflanguages.co.uk uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but I do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. I do not believe that the personal information I collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

How to correct inaccurate information

Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact me and I will do this for you.

How to contact me

Please use the contact form on this site to contact me.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

From time to time I may update this Privacy Policy in line with website changes that may affect the personal information I gather about you. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using headoflanguage’s website and contact me if you would like any information removed.