Your Dartford

Your Dartford and your information. ( Your Dartford )  is a local website operated and authored by Members of the Dartford Borough Council Conservative Group and Conservative campaigners approved by the group.

Our office address is

Your Dartford
Dartford Conservative Association
1st Floor, Westgate House

Telephone: 01322 220704

We believe you have right to access information on this site without registering with us or supplying any personal information.  We do not store any data for the purposes of marketing or campaigning – political or otherwise.  Your Dartford  does not ask you to complete forms or petitions, subscribe to a database, create accounts or provide personal information of any kind.

We are aware that limited data may be collected from you arising from the functioning of the WordPress blogging platform upon which our website is built.

Specifically, if you leave a comment on any page, that comment and other information you provide is stored on our site server in order that it may be seen by a site administrator for the purposes of moderation and, if approved, for subsequent viewing by other page visitors.  Unless you have disabled their use, the WordPress platform also utilises cookies when you leave a comment in order to save you entering your username and other details if you choose to visit and leave a comment again.  You may disable cookies at any time. Google ‘disable cookies’ to get advice relevant to your platform and operating system.

We also use a limited analytical tool to measure the number of page views achieved by each page on the site and create a graph of total page views over a measured period.  In order to measure unique visitors, the analytical tool collects IP addresses and other information related to the operating system used to access the site.  This data is anonymised

Changes to this policy:
We may change this policy by uploading a revised policy onto the website. The change will apply from the date that we upload the revised policy.

Disclosing your personal information:
We will not disclose your personal information to anyone without your express consent.  If you contact us by email with an enquiry or by leaving a comment you may receive a response from a site administrator. If your enquiry might usefully be resolved with the help of another person, a site administrator will ask for your permission before sharing your data.

Protecting your personal information:
We will take reasonable steps to keep your personal information safe from loss, unauthorised activity, or other misuse.

Accessing and correcting your personal information:
As we have stated, it is NOT our policy to ask visitors to supply personal data and we do not store or use any other than in the limited way described above. Nevertheless you have a right  ( subject to certain statutory grounds for refusal ) to ask to access readily retrievable personal information that we might hold and to request a correction to your personal information. Before you exercise this right, we may need evidence to confirm that you are the individual to whom the personal information relates. Please write to us at the address above to make such a request.

Internet use:
While we take reasonable steps to maintain secure internet connections, if you provide us with personal information over the internet, the provision of that information is at your own risk.
If you post personal information within a comment on any page you acknowledge and agree that the information you post may be publicly available.  If you follow a link on our website to another site, the owner of that site will have its own privacy policy relating to your personal information. We suggest you review that site’s privacy policy before you provide personal information.

This site does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit to this site other than to analyze page views . The WordPress blogging platform upon which this site is built may optimize your experience through the use of cookies as described above. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission.

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 20th October 2018. If you have any questions feel free to contact us at