Privacy policy

At Europe Street News we collect some information about our users to monitor traffic, improve our website and with a view to selling advertising. We ensure maximum respect of your privacy and we do our best to protect it.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences, without having to keep re-entering them.

This website uses plugins (software add-on to enable certain functions) that place cookies on your device. Most websites do this. The purpose is to remember users’ actions for online behavioural advertising and to improve the performance of the website. Cookies are installed by a third-party and will remain in your device for a period of time. They will not be used for any purpose other than the ones stated (monitoring traffic and advertising).

You can accept the cookies on this site by clicking “ok” on the banner appearing at the bottom of the page. You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you choose to do this, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

Plugins and statistical data

We collect some data when you use the website for statistical purposes, e.g. to track how many users we have, what are the most read pages or what are the browsers used to access the site.

We use Google Analytics for anonymous and aggregated reporting of readers demographics and site usage. Anonymised and aggregated data may be shared with advertising partners. The Google Analytics privacy policy is available here. If you would like to opt-out from this monitoring tool, please go to https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.

We use Mailchimp for sending newsletters and this involves collecting and storing data about newsletter subscribers. The minimum information we need is an email address where to send the newsletter. Mailchimp provides us with analytics about newsletter users, such as open and click through rates. The Mailchimp privacy policy is available here.

We use plugins to allow readers to share articles in social media. Social media companies may use data they collect through the plugins. These are the Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn privacy policies. If in doubt, please copy and paste directly the link of the article into the social media of your choice.

Advertising

We may use Google AdSense to place advertising on our pages. Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on your previous visits to this and other websites. If you would like to opt out, visit Google Ads Settings or http://www.aboutads.info/consumers.

We may also share anonymised and aggregated data with advertising partners, including commercial organisations that choose to advertise on our website and newsletter or fund content labelled ‘Advertising’, ‘Supported by’, ‘Sponsored by’ or similar.

Our website may contain links to other websites from which we may earn revenue. We will always make clear when content is sponsored or represents advertisement features. Our editorial policy will never be influenced by advertisers.

Your privacy

We have maximum respect of your privacy.

If you subscribe to our newsletters, we will email you only for the service you have subscribed to and, occasionally and only if necessary, with information or questions about your registration. You can unsubscribe at any time.

The website is accessible worldwide via the internet. If you comment on an article, you choose to reveal some of your information in the post.

Sometimes we include external links in our articles as an information complement. We are not responsible of how data is used at this links.

If you register for an event organised by Europe Street News, you agree to share some data for the event administration purposes.

Your email and contact details will not be shared by us with third parties, unless this is specified beforehand so you can choose what to do about it.

If you would like access to or a copy of the personal information we hold about you, or have any questions about how we may use it or to make a complaint, please email hello@europestreet.news. You can also use this email address to ask that your personal data are deleted.

Legal information

By using the website, you agree to what specified above.

Should the privacy policy change, we will post the changes here. If the changes are significant, we may also email subscribers with the new details.

To get in touch, please write to:

Europe Street News Ltd
71-75 Shelton Street
Covent Garden
London WC2H 9JQ
Email hello@europestreet.news.

This privacy policy has been updated in January 2017 (general provisions), May 2018 (GDPR compliance), December 2018 (plugins).

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