Privacy Policy

Please read the Privacy Policy, as follows, for information on how your personal information may be collected, used, and shared when you are visiting this website, (herein referred to as “the site”, “the service”) operated by Lochside Pottery (herein referred to as “us”, “we”, “our”). 

What personal data we collect, and why we collect it

The site has been designed to use minimal tracking and cookies. Information is collected when using the contact forms, adding items to your cart, and when purchasing items.

Contact Forms

When contacting Lochside Pottery through the ‘Contact’ page on the site, information is automatically stored, as with sending an email in the regular manner.  This information is only kept privately for the purpose of maintaining business-related records, and is not used for any marketing purposes.


If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account 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.