Tess Baxter and Dane Stone Publishing websites
‘I’ and ‘we’ refer to Tess Baxter and her business as a sole trader, and applies to https://www.tessbaxter.com and https://www.dane-stone.co.uk.
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Contact and Communication
We have provided contact details on this website, and you are welcome to contact us by email or telephone, as well as leaving comments on the ‘home’ page of tessbaxter.com. In doing so, you will provide data to us that will be used subject to the sections below.
You should not provide personal or sensitive information to us in comments on this website, or through social media. If you feel the information is sensitive or needs to be kept confidential, you should make contact by telephone or encrypted email.
Sharing and storing data
Any personal information you provide will be stored securely until it is no longer required or appropriate to retain it. The main reason for retaining information is where there is a business transaction that needs to be recorded for tax purposes. Your data will not be passed on to third parties, except if required to do so by law, or after we have asked for your permission to do so and you have consented.
We do not use tracking services such as Google Analytics or Facebook services on our websites, nor do we carry advertising that would allow other companies to track you or collect data on you. However, embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way as if you had visited the other website. The main content would be from Flickr or Vimeo.
What we might do with your data
Primarily we will use data you provided in order to respond directly to questions you ask, or comments you make. This includes postal addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses.
Comments made on the website are checked through an automated spam detection service.
Social Media and External Links
Links are provided on the website to social media accounts and platforms where I upload my work. Should you click through to these, you will leave our websites and will be subject to the terms of the and conditions, and privacy and data collection policies of the social media accounts and platforms.
We sometimes provide external links to other websites. We want to provide a reliable, interesting and safe experience, and they are checked at the time of writing. However, sometimes website content changes, and on rare occasions this might include malicious material. You should take the usual care and caution when following links on the internet, and installing good quality internet protection software on your own computer is a good precaution in any case.
Withdrawing your consent
You have a right to ask what personal information we have about you, and withdraw consent to us holding it if you choose, subject to the conditions under ‘sharing and storing data’ above.