Who we are
Changing Lanes is an independent Irish motoring blog established in 2014. Our website address is http://changinglanes.ie. Changing Lanes publishes motoring news, car reviews and features, which can be read for free on our website.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Your email address is collected when you choose to receive notifications of new blogs posts by email from the opt-in form on our website. This allows us to send you new blog posts by email.
If you are following Changing Lanes using the WordPress.com Reader, we can only see when you started to follow this blog and your username. If you have a website or blog with WordPress.com it will be linked to your username and visible to us when your username is clicked.
How to stop receiving communication from Changing Lanes
You can unfollow Changing Lanes in the WordPress.com Reader by clicking Manage under the text ‘You are following this blog’. Then click to unfollow this blog.
To stop receiving email notifications when a new post is published on Changing Lanes, click the unsubscribe button at the bottom of the email you receive.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you leave a comment on the site, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely.
Our contact form will ask you to complete your name, email address and your comment to facilitate returning an answer to your query.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
This site uses Google Analytics to analyse the performance of the site using cookies to track how people are using this site. Cookies can be disabled in your browser.
What rights you have over your data
If you have left comments on this site, 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 any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
If you have any questions on this policy, please contact our editor Caroline Kidd at firstname.lastname@example.org.