Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how “Walled Kitchen Gardens Network” uses and protects any information that you give “Walled Kitchen Gardens Network” when you use this website.

“Walled Kitchen Gardens Network” is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

“Walled Kitchen Gardens Network” may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 4th March 2016.

What we collect

  • Your name and email address when you subscribe to The Grapevine or comment on an article in The Grapevine.
  • Your name and email address when you use the Contact button to get in touch with a query.
  • Your name, address, email address and telephone number when you register to attend an annual Forum

What we do with the information we gather

  • We use your email address to notify you of new posts on The Grapevine, this is done through a program called Mailchimp who are compliant with GDPR.
  • We use your email address to contact you directly regarding the Forum.
  • We will also use your email address when answering queries or comments.
  • Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to subscriber needs

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you, under the Data Protection Act 1998.

If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Walled Kitchen Gardens Network, 2 Pitts Deep Cottages, Sowley Lane, Lymington, SO41 5SQ.           Email;

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.