This page explains the information this site records of your visit, and why you need to provide your email address when completing the contact form.
We record traffic to Sceptical Scot using the Google Analytics service. Google Analytics sets a cookie on your browser when you first visit the site.
Cookies set by this site are called ‘sceptical.scot’. You can block them through your browser’s user settings. If you are not sure how please use your browser’s ‘help’ function to find out. Or you can visit AboutCookies.org, which explains how you can delete and control all cookies set by your browser. Please see Safeguarding your data on the Google Analytics website for details of Google’s policy regarding the privacy and security of the Analytics service.
The site asks for your email address in two places. The enquiry form on the contact page requires a valid email address so we can reply to your message. The comments form enabled on posts requires a valid email to allow us to manage comments. We will not use submitted email addresses for any purpose other than responding to enquiries and managing blog post comments.
Please contact us with any questions about any aspects of our Privacy and Cookies Policy.