I respect the privacy of every individual who visits my website. The policy stated below outlines the information this website may collect and how it may use that information.

In addition to these safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act and General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). This provides, amongst other things, that the data that this site holds about you should be:

  1. processed lawfully, transparently and fairly

  2. accurate and kept up to date

  3. collected for legitimate purposes

  4. relevant and not excessive 

  5. not retained for longer than necessary

  6. kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people.

You have the right to see what is held about you and to correct any inaccuracies.

All rights reserved

Any unauthorised broadcasting, public performance, copying or re-recording will constitute an infringement of copyright. Permission granted to reproduce for personal and educational use only. Commercial copying, hiring, lending is prohibited.

Personal data

This site collects personally identifiable information such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses or other information (Personal Data) from our visitors on a voluntary basis only. You do not need to provide this information to obtain access to this website. 

We will treat all Personal Data received from any visitor to this website as confidential and it will only be used for Devon Rheumatology’s purposes. Personal Data will not be sold, rented or provided to any other third parties.

Please note, if you use the ‘Contact Form’ this is processed by 1-2-3 Contact Form, third party software.

We reserve the right to disclose Personal Data where we believe the law requires it or in response to a demand by any regulatory, enforcement or other government authority.

Non personal data

In order to allow us to improve and update this website, we may automatically use technology such as ‘cookie(s)’ to collect technical information. A ‘cookie(s)’ is a small piece of information that our website stores in your web browser to enhance your experience of our website each time you visit it. If your web browser is configured to refuse ‘cookie(s)’, some features on our website may not work properly.

Hypertext links

Where we provide hypertext links to websites of third parties, this privacy policy does not apply once you leave this website.


This website continues to take every precaution to make all information received from our website visitors as secure as possible against unauthorised access and use. However, please remember that the internet may not be a secure medium and accordingly the security of information transmitted over the internet cannot be guaranteed by this website.