How we look after your data

Your data and its security is really important to us, and we’ll only ever use it for the purposes you originally provided it to us. This means:

  • We’ll never sell, or give your data to anyone else.
  • We won’t use your information for advertising,
  • We won’t send you emails unless you ask us to.
  • We’ll make sure that any software used by us meets the same standards and is compliant with the new GDPR legislation.

Types of data we collect

Cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files which can help a website remember you, or provide extra functionality. We’ve done our best to reduce the number of cookies on our website – currently there’s only 4.

CookieTypeDurationDescription
DYNSRVDYNSRVSessionThis cookie helps our web hosting company balance load on its servers.
Google Analytics Cookie _gatAnalytics1 minuteWe use Google Analytics on our website. This is a product which helps us to understand what people are interested in on our website. None of the data collected by Google Analytics can be used to identify you in anyway. This cookie _gat is set by Google Analytics. It helps Google control the load on their servers.
Google Analytics Cookies _gaAnalytics2 YearsWe use Google Analytics on our website. This is a product which helps us to understand what people are interested in on our website. None of the data collected by Google Analytics can be used to identify you in anyway. This cookie _ga is used to tell users apart
Google Analytics Cookies _gidAnalytics24 HoursWe use Google Analytics on our website. This is a product which helps us to understand what people are interested in on our website. None of the data collected by Google Analytics can be used to identify you in anyway. This cookie _gid is used to tell users apart

Mailing Lists

We’ll only add your name to our mailing list if you sign up yourself or if you ask us to sign up for you at an event. We use a third-party provider, MailChimp, to deliver our newsletter. We collect statistics about email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us find out what our subscribers are interested in. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice. You can unsubscribe at any time

 

Sharing Data with Third Parties

We don’t share your data with anyone unless you give us explicit permission.

What information does Down to Earth have about me?

Please get in touch with Jon Bayley if you want to know what (if any) information we have about you, or if you’d like us to amend or delete your data. All our details are available on our Contact Page

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Policy is reviewed yearly. It was last reviewed in May 2018