Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Leeds City Magazine

Last Updated: 5th August, 2023

Leeds City Magazine, available at, (“we”, “us”, “our”) values your privacy. This privacy policy provides information about how we gather and use data when you visit or use our website. It also includes information about your data protection rights, including the right to opt out of certain uses of your personal data.

Information We Collect

We collect and process personal data about you when you interact with our website, including:

  • Your browsing data (such as visit duration, pages visited, clicks)
  • Information about your device (such as IP address, device type, unique device identification numbers)
  • Location data (city, country)

Use of Your Information

The data collected is used to:

  • Enhance and personalize your user experience
  • Analyse website usage to improve our website and services
  • Develop new content and functionality
  • Detect, prevent and respond to fraud, abuse, security risks, and technical issues that could harm Leeds City Magazine, our users, or the public

Cookies and Tracking Technologies

We use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about your usage and preferences, which helps us improve our services and your experience, and detect and prevent fraud and abuse. We also use Matomo Analytics, a privacy-focused analytics solution, to understand website usage and improve our content and services.

Matomo Analytics

Matomo Analytics is a privacy-focused analytics service that we use to understand how visitors interact with our website. It is compliant with privacy laws and is designed to respect user privacy.

Matomo Analytics collects information about how you use our website, such as the pages you visit, the time you spend on pages, what you click on, and other information about your browser, device, and IP address. Matomo anonymizes your IP address before it’s stored, and the anonymized data is stored on our servers, not on Matomo’s servers.

If you wish to opt-out of tracking by Matomo, you can do so by using the Matomo opt-out function. You can adjust the settings to your liking through the Privacy Settings page.

Your Choices and Rights

We respect your privacy rights and provide you with reasonable access and choices regarding the personal data that you provide to us. You may opt-out of tracking by Matomo by either adding the shortcode

You may choose to prevent this website from aggregating and analyzing the actions you take here. Doing so will protect your privacy, but will also prevent the owner from learning from your actions and creating a better experience for you and other users.

or by adding the “Matomo opt out” block to the Privacy Settings page. You can tweak the opt-out to your liking.

You also have the right to access, correct, update, export, or delete your personal information. You may email us at [insert contact email] with any questions or to exercise these rights.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update this policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices, technology, legal requirements, and other factors. If we do, we’ll update the “last updated” date at the top of this policy. If we make a significant change, we’ll provide you with notice.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, or our data practices, please contact us via email at

By continuing to use our services after Privacy Policy changes go into effect, you agree to be bound by the revised policy.