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We collect information about you for 2 reasons: firstly, to process the order and secondly, to provide you with the best possible service.

We will not e-mail you in the future unless you have given us your consent.

We will give you the chance to refuse any marketing email from us or from another trader in the future.

The type of information we will collect about you includes:
– your name
– address
– phone number
– email address

We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent. The information we hold will be accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us. If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly. The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law. If we intend to transfer your information outside the EEA European Economic Area we will always obtain your consent first. We may use technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site. This can include using a “cookie” which would be stored on your browser. You can usually modify your browser to prevent this happening. The information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you modify your browser settings. If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you should email us.



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The author(s) will submit a form with the article that states that the work is their own. Collaborations are encourages and should be acknowledged, as should any financial support or advice. Any part of the article that is not the authors must be acknowledged, stating clearly the source, with evidence they have the right to use it in the article. Web sources such as Wikipedia must be listed as required by Wiki Commons. This includes pictures, illustrations, photos, tables, figures, long quotations whose copyright is not held by the author(s). If any of the authors are under 18, then an email from a parent or guardian must accompany submission of the article agreeing to its publication and the conditions of the journal.


Data protection

The articles will be available online. It is also hoped to produce hard copy. Names of the authors, their ages, and the address of the School or Institution will appear with the article. But email addresses of the authors will be omitted unless specifically requested by the authors, with parent or guardian permission.