Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

This web site belongs to the Pipedown campaign. This privacy statement only covers this site.

References to “we”, “us”, or “our” in this Privacy Policy are references to the Pipedown campaign and relate purely to this site.

1. Information about you

1.1 The only private information that we hold is for registered contributors to the site. That information is limited to e-mail and the user-name given when the account was set up. The user-name identifies the reviewer as is visible on the reviews. Your e-mail address is held securely.

2.Our use of this information

The only use that we will make of your e-mail information held on the Quiet Corners site is to e-mail you about the site.

2.2 We will not share your information with anybody outside Pipedown except with your consent to its use on a specific occasion, such as for a joint campaign.

3. Security

3.1 We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of information you give us. All communication with the site is encrypted but the site itself if secured but not encrypted.

3.2 Communications in connection with this site may be sent by e-mail. For ease of use and compatibility, communications will not be sent in an encrypted form unless you require it and provide the certification to enable us to communicate with you in that way. E-mail unless encrypted is not a fully secure means of communication. Whilst we endeavour to keep our systems and communications protected against viruses and other harmful effects we cannot bear responsibility for all communications being virus-free.

4. Cookies

4.1 This site uses WordPress as a platform for delivering content. When you log-in, for instance, to post a review, WordPress puts a cookie in your browser’s cache area. A cookie is a tiny file used to remember your login identity as you move from page to page in the site. WordPress cookies are marked as private, so they are invisible to any site other than Quiet Corners.

5. Other information

5.1 If you would like us to correct or update any information, or if you would like information deleted from our records, then please email us at

5.2 This privacy policy may be updated from time to time.

5.3 Links within our sites to other websites are not covered by this privacy policy.