grough’s privacy policy sets out our commitment to the privacy of visitors to the website and how we handle information provided by you.

From time to time, you may provide personal information via the website and its forums and mesage boards. This may include your name, user name and email address. You may view our forums and message boards without registering (as ‘Guest’), but the full facilities of the forums will only be available after registration. Personal profiles provided during registration will be public and viewable by other registered users.

grough may also record and store the following information: duration of visit, IP address (and host name), user agent (eg type of browser used) and source of the referral (eg a search engine). This gathering of information is common on most websites. The information is stored on our server(s).

grough may use your personal information to administer the website, improve our service to you, send you communications by email or other electronic means and enable you to use certain services on the website and forums and message boards.

grough may, from time to time, provide to third parties statistical information about grough’s users. This information will not be used to identify you individually.

grough will not, without your prior consent, provide your personal information to any third parties for the purposes of direct marketing.

grough uses cookies. Cookies are created by your computer using information sent by our server(s) and enable us to handle your visit to the site. You may disable or restrict grough’s cookies by using your browser’s controls, but this may hinder or prevent the use of the grough website, forums and message boards.

Our advertisers, eg GoogleAds, also collect personal information and use cookies. They have their own privacy policy which determines how they handle your information. Please refer to their own privacy policies for details. Here is Google’s privacy policy .

grough, from time to time, provides hyperlinks to other websites. We are not responsible for their privacy policies or practices.

We may, from time to time, update this privacy policy by amending it on the grough website. Please check this page periodically for changes.

grough may disclose information about you to the extent we are required by law or believe in good faith that we are required by law to do so. We may also disclose such information in connection with any legal, pending or prospective legal proceedings, or to establish, defend, or exercise our legal rights.

grough may also disclose personal information gathered to the purchaser or prospective purchaser of our business or any of its assets.

We will take all reasonable care to prevent the loss or misuse of your personal information, but transmission of data by means of the Internet can never be guaranteed to be totally secure.

Your personal information will be stored within the European Economic Area (EEA), but it may be sent outside the area from time to time.

grough is governed by the law of England and Wales.

Any queries or complaints about this privacy policy should be directed by email to: editor@grough.co.uk. This email address is being protected from spam bots, you need Javascript enabled to view it Alternatively, you may write to us at the following address: The Editor, grough Limited, 2 Spring Wells, Oakworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire BD22 0QZ, United Kingdom.

grough Limited is registered in England. Company number 6881144