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Edinburgh Tram Facts Privacy Policy

The Edinburgh Tram facts group has taken steps to ensure that your personal details remain private and secure.

EdinburghTram facts Group collects information about users on this site for one reason only, to prevent people using the site to post libellous, discriminatory or gratuitously offensive blog posts, articles , comments and replies

This information also allows us to provide personalised services for each user.

We share no information with any other website in any way. Registration information provided at the sign up stage will never be revealed in any form to any third party.


What kind of information do we collect?

1. When you register for an account on the site we may ask for information about yourself in order to be satisfied you are a real person and not an automated web service, or malicious user.such as the city or country you live in. If you are using our more advanced services (such as our accommodation service) we may need to hold more detailed information such as your name, address, telephone, and email so that we can contact you regarding use of the Site. Your details are kept confidential in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, on a server operated by Acquia, a US company providing hosting platforms and services including Drupal Gardens website building software.

.2. For your convenience we use cookies so that registered users will be remembered when they return to this site. This saves you having to log in every time you visit. When registering for you can choose to make certain information about yourself, public or not. You can also choose whether or not people can contact you through the web site. By default, this information will be kept private.

3. The Web Server also automatically logs anonymous information about visitors to the site including IP addresses, the location of your computer on the internet, referrers, types of browser used, most popular pages and so on. This information from the server logs is not available to others and does not record individual details like email addresses, names or other personal details.

4. We may also collect personal information from you through your use of enquiry and feedback forms and when you email us your details. THis information will be treated the same as sign up and registering information and will not be divulged to any third parties.

How do we use the information collected?

From time to time we may perform statistical analyses about how our web site is used and user behaviour, we will not sell, trade or rent your personal information to others.

We reserve the right to access and disclose individually identifiable information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to properly run our site sites and to protect both ourselves and our other users.

From time to time, we may send you an email updating you about a new service on the Site. If you do not want to receive these emails please opt out by using the unsubscribe option included in all our email correspondence.

Please note that we are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of sites that we link to.

Third Party Advertising Feeds

 We presently have no advertising policy and no intention of accepting advertising on the site.  Should this policy change all users and registered users will be informed onsite and given the chance to unsubscibe or change their relationship with the site.

Edinburgh Tram Facts may amend this privacy policy from time to time but will always inform all users and registered users before implementing any changes.