Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.richardirwinmusic.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Should we ever enable comments then 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.
However, comments are not currently enabled.
Only Name, email and telephone numbers are retained for the purpose of contacting people who have contacted us. We specifically ask your permission to use the data you provide solely for the purpose for which you have contacted us. We do not pass this information to third parties.
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.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
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.
Anonymous data is collected for the purpose of using Google Analytics to track the traffic using this web site. We do not share this data.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, 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.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, 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.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How we protect your data
This web site is protected by specialist web security software to prevent hackers using the web interface to access data. The server where the data is stored in in a secure cloud environment protected by state of the art defenses, including two factor authentication.
What data breach procedures we have in place
In the event of a data breach the operators of this web site, Dunvegan Ltd, will informed those users who have left their email and telephone numbers with us through our contact form. Except for staff who manage the web site we do not keep passwords for users, nor any financial information.
What third parties we receive data from
We do not receive personal data from third parties.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We have no automated decision making nor do any profiling of user data.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
This web site is designed to be compliant with regulations determined by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) and includes GDPR requirements.