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Photo used in the header of the website is by Lloyd’s of London [CC BY 2.5], via Wikimedia Commons.

 

Privacy Policy

Welcome to The Lime Street Guide (www.limestreetguide.com – the “Site”). We understand that privacy online is important to our users. This statement governs our privacy policies with respect to the users of our Site (“Visitors”).

Who we are

The Lime Street Guide is owned and operated by Lime Street Publications Ltd, Registered in England and Wales, Company Number 05863249.
Address: 25 Lime Street, London EC3M 7HS, United Kingdom
Our Website Address: www.limestreetguide.com

What Personal Data we collect and Why we collect it

“Personal Data” or “Personally Identifiable Information” refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, financial profiles, and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.

Comments

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 spam detection.

Cookies

We use the following types of 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.

Cookies are also used to collect anonymous analytical-based data using Google Analytics.

Embedded Content from other Websites

Articles on this Site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect anonymous analytics data. In compliance with European data laws like the Cookie Law and the GDPR, we have set our Google Analytics account to:

  • Anonymise IP Addresses
  • Disable the Demographics and Interests Reports
  • Disable UserID

For further details, please review Google Analytics’ guide to “Safeguarding your data”, as well as Google’s Privacy Policy.

Who we share your Data with

We do not share your data with any third parties, be it for marketing, advertising, or any other purposes.

How long we retain your Data

If you leave a comment on this Site, 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 your Data

If you have left comments on this Site, 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.

Your Contact Information

Should you have any privacy-specific concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at info@limestreetguide.com, or use the details provided on our Contact page.

Additional Information

How we protect your Data

This Site uses SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), which is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral.

What Data Breach Procedures we have in place

In the unlikely event of a Data Breach, our Visitors will be notified via email within 72 hours.

What happens if the Privacy Policy Changes?

We will let our Visitors know about changes to our Privacy Policy by posting such changes on the Site.

Links

This Site contains links to other websites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another website. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policies may differ from ours.