We collect information from visitors through the use of online forms and other automated methods. The data collected may vary depending on the form. In addition to the above, we install cookies on your computer to give you the best possible experience on our website.
Who we are
Our website address is: bluebellrailwaywalks.co.uk.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
We may collect data provided by users through online forms. Any data provided through these forms will not be shared to a third-party, unless otherwise specified or when given your permission.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Cookies and how they Benefit You
Our cookies help us:
- Make continuous improvements to our website
- Offer you free content (thanks to advertising)
- Collect any personally identifiable information
- Collect any sensitive information
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
More about our Cookies
Website Function Cookies
Our own cookies
Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
- Google Analytics
Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies. Please note that cookies are a standard part of most modern websites and switching cookies off may limit the functionality of our website.
Who we share your data with
Any personal data captured by the Society is used and held in accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.
Data will only be disclosed when we are obliged to by law, have specified on our website, or have your consent through any other medium.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
If you submit data through any other form, this may also be retained indefinitely unless specified otherwise.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments and form submissions may be checked through an automated spam detection service and stored on third-party servers.