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Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how we use and protect any information that you provide, whilst using this website. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Any information provided by you to us, by which you can be identified, will only be used in accordance with this privacy policy.

We may change this policy as and when necessary. It is your responsibility to check this privacy policy periodically to ensure you agree with any changes; you will be notified on your next login to the website whenever changes are made.

What information we collect:

When using our services, we may require some or all of the following information:

  • Username (this can be whatever you desire)
  • Email address
  • Internet Protocol (IP) address
  • Geographical location
  • Length of visit, page views, website navigation and any other related browsing activity

What we do with the information we collect:

The information you provide to us is required for, but not limited to, the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping
  • Access to this website
  • Sending notices of relevant communications
  • Remembering your preferences

Security:

We are committed to ensuring that any information you provide to us is secure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, our hosting company has put into place safeguards to secure any information we collect.

How we use cookies and IP addresses:

We use small text files, called cookies, to store information in your web browser. The information stored may include preferences, session identification, HTTP information, and IP address.

You can set your browser to not receive cookies, but this may degrade your ability to use this website.

The Cookies we use are as follows:

Session Cookies – we use these when you enter our website and they remain in place whilst you are using our website. A session cookie is stored in temporary memory and is not normally retained after the browser is closed. Session cookies do not collect information from a user’s computer. We do not use advertising cookies.

Third Party Cookies – generally these are cookies deposited by other websites which may or may not be affiliated with this website.  These may be tracking, or analytical cookies related to any external sites that we may use for content inclusion.

We allow the posting of videos from various media providers such as YouTube - these providers may drop cookies onto your device when you choose to view said videos.  Please check the privacy policies of these providers as we have no control over external sources.

IP addresses of computers used to visit this website, are stored in our database. This is for internal security purposes only and your IP address is never disclosed to outside parties. Your IP address is not visible to the public at any time.

Links to other websites:

This website may contain links to other websites. These websites may or may not be affiliated with this website. We have no control over any external websites therefore clicking any link which results in you visiting an external website will result in this privacy policy no longer applying and we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites.

Controlling your personal information:

You may request a copy of any information that we hold on you that could potential identify you as an individual.  If you discover any of the information that we hold for you is incorrect or incomplete, that you are unable to change yourself, please contact us as soon as possible so the necessary changes can be made.

Third Parties

Spam Defense
The IPS Spam Defense Service passes the email address and IP address of the registering member to the service to determine the likelihood a registering account is a spam source.
Invisible reCAPTCHA
This site uses a CAPTCHA to ensure humans are performing certain actions. The CAPTCHA provider may set a session cookie and get information about your internet browser and device accessing this website.

Important Information

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