This privacy policy aims to give you information about how your personal data is collected and processed by this blog.

By using this site, including subscribing to the blog, leaving comments or taking part in any competitions or giveaways ran on the blog, you are indicating your agreement to the terms of this privacy policy.

Why your privacy is important to me

This is a personal blog, owned and operated by Gabriella Marsden.

I am committed to protecting your privacy and will ensure that any information obtained will always be processed and transferred in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018.

What information is collected

The types of personal information collected or submitted by this blog are:

1. Email Address

This is the email that you provide if you subscribe to Gabriella Marsden Blog's mailing list. This data is held indefinitely. However, you may unsubscribe from this list at any point by following the link at the bottom of any email you receive from this blog.

Mailing list subscriptions are maintained by Wix in a contacts list within the server and is accessed only by the owner of the blog and will not be shared with any third parties.

You can view Wix's privacy police here.


When you leave a comment on a blog post, the data shown in the comments form, including your name (this could be a non-identifiable first/last name, alias or initial) and email address is collected to help detect spam. This data is held indefinitely.

It is also held so comments can be approved and replied to.

This data is not processed further and is stored within the Wix database.

3. Google Analytics and Cookies

Google Analytics is used to analyse and track the websites usage. Google uses 'cookies', to collect statistical and other information in an anonymous form. Gabriella Marsden does not personally hold or process this data. 

Google's privacy policy can be found here

4. Competitions

Full name and address details of any competition winners submitted to any competition ran as part of this blog will be deleted within 10 days of receiving confirmation of receipt of prize.

5. Embedded Content.

Embedded content, including images and videos from other websites may be included in blog posts.

When clicking on this content and visiting the parent website, these website may also collect your data, use cookies, embed additional third party tracking and monitor your interactions.

Accessing your information

You have the right to access any personal data this blog holds about you. If you wish to obtain a copy of this information, have any queries or concerns or wish to unsubscribe from the mailing list, please write to me at

Changes to this policy

Gabriella Marsden reserves the right to alter the terms of this policy at any time. However, you will be made aware of any changes. Your continued use of this site indicates your agreement to such changes.

Page last updated: 21st April 2019