Privacy Policy and Data Protection

This policy describes how we collect and use your personal data during your use of this website in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and implementing national legislation.

Who is using your personal data?

Gemma Connell is the 'data controller' for the information that we collect when you visit the website. This means that I decide how to use it and are responsible for looking after it in accordance with the GDPR.

Only I have access to your data as part of my work in connection with the operation of the website. It will also be shared with the third parties described in the relevant section on this page.

Please read the following carefully to understand my views and practices regarding your personal data and how I will treat it. I may update this policy at any time.

By visiting this site you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

Where we refer to the ‘processing’ of your personal data, we mean anything that we do with that information, including collection, use, storage, disclosure or retention.

Types of data I collect about you

I will automatically collect, store, and use the following categories of data when you browse and search our site, if you have consented to our use of cookies:

  • technical information, for example, the type of device (and its unique device identifier) you use to access this site, the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your device to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system, mobile network information and platform;

  • information about your visit to our site including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from the website (including date and time), pages you viewed, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.


How I use your data

I process your data for purposes arising from your use of the website, for example, to ensure that we understand who uses this site and how our site is used and to improve our site and ensure it is secure. This processing occurs because it is necessary to meet my legitimate interests in operating and improving the website, analysing its use, and ensuring its security.

I will only use your data for the purposes for which I collected it. 

Sharing your data with third parties

I will not share any of your personal data with any third parties for any purposes, except in limited circumstances. For example, I may share your personal data with third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply my site terms of use or to protect the rights, property or safety of my site, my users, and others.

Where your data is shared with third parties, I will seek to share the minimum amount necessary.

Where we store or use your data

This site is hosted on the platform. provides me with the service that allows you to communicate with me via the contact form. If you submit your data in this way, your data will be stored through’s data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. By contacting me via the contact form, you are giving me permission to reply to the email you provide. Your email address will only be used to respond to your query. 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although I will do my best to protect your personal data, I cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted to the website and any transmission is at your own risk.

Third party websites

This site contains links to and from various third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that I do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Retaining your data

I will only retain your data for as long as I need it to fulfil our purposes, including any relating to legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.


This site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the site. This helps me to provide you with a good experience when you browse this site and also allows me to improve the site.

Changes to this policy

Any changes I may make to this privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to this privacy policy.

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