Privacy Policy

Glasgow Food Geek is a Food Review and Recipe Blog which provides information and recommendations about restaurants and food in Scotland. 

 

We are commitment to keep your personal data safe and secure under the GDPR regulations.

 

Our Privacy Policy details the personal data we collect, what it’s used for, who has access to it, and how we kept safe.

Security 

 

Glasgow Food Geek is a secure site hosted on wix, and any data collected through the website is kept confidential.

 

Data Controller - Pamela Gilmour. I will be the only person to see your personal data. it will not be sold or passed on to any third parties. 

In the unlikely case of a data breach, all users will be contacted within 72 hours and every effort will be made to secure or delete data as soon as possible.

Our website contains links to our social accounts and 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. We recommend that you read the privacy notice of each website you visit.

Data Collected 

Mailing List: So that we can send out an email newsletter, some personal data is collected from readers - this information will be obtained by the user imputing their email address into the relevant entries boxes on the website.  This will allow us to send subscribers relevant email updates within our newsletter - such as food recommendations, competitions, discounts and recipes. 

Cookies: We use a third-party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and 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, which device they have accessed the site on, whether they accessed via Google or social media, and their geographical location. This information is processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting the website.

Consent

The collection of data such as email addresses for mailing lists  is collected only with the users’ consent.

Consent may be revoked at any time by clicking the Unsubscribe button at the bottom of any newsletter. Personal data is used for no other purpose than to send you information relating to the blog, and is not passed on to anyone else outwith Glasgow Food Geek.

 

The collection of data through cookies is collected only with the consent of users’ to use cookies through their specific browser.

If you wish to revoke consent or withdraw your data at any point, please contact the data controller at glasgowfoodgeek@gmail.com