Privacy Policy and Cookies

This privacy policy sets out how Local Food Heroes uses and protects any information that you give while using or

When you interact with us we sometimes receive or collect personal information about you. For example, if you post a comment, you might tell us who you are, how we can contact you and what you think of this blog and its content.

We may use your information for a number of purposes including the following:

  • To contact you. For example, we might email you with a reply to a question you have asked in a comment or to clarify the content of a comment.
  • To provide you with services. For example, to send you updated information on a topic that you have expressed an interest in.

We will keep your information confidential and only share your information if we have asked you first for permission to do so.


We will keep your information 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.


A cookie is a small file which is placed on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual.

We use cookies to identify which pages are being used. This enables us to make our list of popular pages and helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

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 via our cookies control panel and most web browsers also allow you to modify your browser settings 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 other websites of interest. 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 unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us.


Local Food Heroes 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 9th August 2012.

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