Privacy Policy

Who We Are

Our website address is: https://thelondonwanderer.co.uk.

It provides a window on our activities and information to promote an interest in London and its history. We hope that you enjoy looking at the website and finding out about London, one of the greatest cities in the world, and our adventures therein. Before you do, please take a moment to note our data privacy policy below.

What Personal Data We Collect And Why

Contact

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 prevent spam.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Cookies

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.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites and social media

This site does not include any embedded content.

Analytics

Our website was created and is managed within the popular WordPress.org open source computer content management system.

Who We Share Your Data With

We do not share your data with third parties.

How Long We Retain Your Data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

What Rights You Have Over You Data

If you 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 may be checked through an automated spam detection service.