Who we are
The Solway Federation of Racing Pigeon Societies is a none profit-making organisation promoting the traditional hobby of racing pigeons. Our website address is: http://www.solwayfederation.co.uk.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website
This is information about your browser, your IP address, your general location as determined from your IP address and provided by your browser, the site from which you came, and the links followed when leaving our site. This information is also collected through cookies and is used for statistical purposes and analysis in order to administer and improve the website.
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.
The Solway Federation website does not store any of the personal data submitted via the site contact form.
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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.
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.
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