Privacy Policy

Dogwooddays Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Dogwooddays uses and protects any information that you give when you use this website. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Any information provided will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Dogwooddays may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. This policy is effective from 25th May 2018.

This blog is hosted and the software provided by Wordpress. Because the software is provided as a package, Dogwooddays is limited in the extent to which we can add to or modify its functions.

What we collect

If you comment on this blog, the following information will be collected:

  • Your name
  • Your email address (or other contact information)

Submitting this information is voluntary and the information will only be stored alongside your comment.

If you sign up to to receive the latest blog post via email, the following information will be collected:

  • Your name
  • Your email address (or other contact information)

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link which appears at the bottom of each email.

When someone visits Dogwooddays we use WordPress Stats to collect standard internet log information and some details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical and electronic procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless required by law to do so.

You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Please use the Contact Me page should you wish to do so.