Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is for you to better understand how your personal data is collected, used and stored with The Blind Thistle – (“the Website”) a blog run solely by Pamela Thistle.

I would like you to know that your data has never been nor shall it ever be sold, misused, or traded with other companies and business for marketing purposes. I am committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of visitors to The Blind Thistle website.

Data is only accessed online via a password and no one but the website owner is entrusted with this password.


A cookie is a small text file that gets downloaded to your computer when you visit a website. They are used to track user devices and behaviours in order to improve overall experience and analyse traffic, but do not collect identifiable data. Once you have agreed to allow cookies, this will be ongoing consent on the Website.


This website uses a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information, details of traffic as well as visitor behaviour patterns. I Google Analytics to track such things such as the number of visitors to various parts of the site. This information is processed in a way which does not identify any one individual. I do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out your identity.