Privacy Policy

What this policy covers

The following statement explains our policy regarding the personal information we collect about you whilst you are visiting this website. It should be read in conjunction with our cookies policy.

The information we collect about you

Our newsletter form

If you sign-up to our newsletter your name and email address will be added to our mailing list and we will store your details.

Once you have signed-up you will receive a free sample of our ‘Help your child to read and write’ workbook and our monthly newsletter.

We won’t pass any of your details on to anybody else and you can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time.

Our contact form

If you contact us via our contact form we will store your contact details indefinitely.  To be clear, we will not subscribe you to our newsletter unless unless you subscribe via our newsletter sign-up form.

We won’t pass any of your details on to anyone else.


When a visitor leaves a comment on the site we will store the comment and its metadata indefinitely.  We moderate all comments before posting them on our website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. YouTube videos, images, articles etc.), which is content created by other third party websites. Embedded content from these other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. This is something that the Literacy Blog does not have any control over.

If you feel an content we have embedded or shared contravenes your privacy or personal rights, please let us know through our contact form and we will review the content.

Sharing your data

We do not share the personal data you submit on this website with anyone else.

What rights you have over your data

If you have contacted us via our contact form, signed up to our newsletter or left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include comments, or any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

To request information regarding your personal data or to request that we delete your personal data please contact us via our contact form, please include the username or email address you have used to contact us previously.


While we do everything within our power to keep the information that you supply secure, please be aware that the internet is not a fully secure medium.