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Privacy Statement

South Wales Miners' Museum is committed to ensuring that we are responsible when collecting, storing and processing people's data. 

This privacy policy will help you understand how South Wales Miners Museum uses and protects the data you provide to us when you visit and use our web site. We reserve the right to change this policy at any given time, of which you will be promptly updated. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page.


What User Data We Collect

When you visit the website, we may collect the following data:

  1. Your IP address.

  2. Your contact information and email address.

  3. Other information such as interests and preferences.

  4. Data profile regarding your online behaviour on our website.

Why We Collect Your Data

We are collecting your data for several reasons:

  1. To better understand your needs.

  2. To improve our services and products.

  3. To customize our website according to your online behaviour and personal preferences.

Safeguarding and Securing the Data

South Wales Miners Museum is committed to securing your data and keeping it confidential. South Wales Miners Museum has done all in its power to prevent data theft, unauthorized access, and disclosure by implementing the latest technologies and software, which help us safeguard all the information we collect online.

Our Cookie Policy

Once you agree to allow our blog to use cookies, you also agree to use the data it collects regarding your online behaviour (analyse web traffic, web pages you visit and spend the most time on).

The data we collect by using cookies is used to customize our website/blog to your needs. After we use the data for statistical analysis, the data is completely removed from our systems.

Please note that cookies don't allow us to gain control of your computer in any way. They are strictly used to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not so that we can provide a better experience for you.

If you want to disable cookies, you can do it by accessing the settings of your internet browser. You can visit, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers and devices.

Links to Other Websites

Our blog contains links that lead to other websites. If you click on these links South Wales Miners Museum is not held responsible for your data and privacy protection. Visiting those websites is not governed by this privacy policy agreement. Make sure to read the privacy policy documentation of the website you go to from our website.

Restricting and Removal of your Personal Data

If you have already agreed to share your information with us, feel free to contact us via email/telephone to arrange removal of your personal data.

South Wales Miners Museum will not lease, sell or distribute your personal information to any third parties, unless we have your permission. We might do so if the law forces us.


The content of this website has been created using material held at South Wales Miners Museum.

Images have been taken from material donated to the museum or where possible we seek permission to use other material.

We may also use material believed to be in the public domain. 

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