Privacy policies can be confusing. We will outline our approach to privacy on our website and how it affects visitors like you.

Can you visit this website without entering any personal information?


What information do we collect about you?

We collect information about you when you voluntarily complete the contact form; when you register for the Summer School or become a Friend of the Summer School on the website. Website usage information is collected using Google Analytics, Cookies and IP Addresses.

How will we use the information about you?

We collect information about you to:

  • reply to your queries (either by email or phone),
  • When you become a Friend or attend our Events
  • understand the behaviour of visitors on our website and,
  • to improve the visitors experience on our website.

Will we share information with third parties?

You can rest assured that under no circumstances will we sell or rent your information out to any third parties, and won’t give out access to your details for marketing purposes.

How long do we retain your data?

We will retain your details only for as long as you wish us to.

Access to your information and corrections

You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some, or all, of your personal information, please email or write to us (see the “How to contact us” section at the bottom).

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up-to-date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to better understand the behaviour of our visitors on our website. We use this information to make improvements to our website so that our visitors have a good browsing experience.

You can choose not to let Google Analytics track you by leaving the opt in box uncheck. Alternatively, you can use Google’s browser plugin to opt out of Google Analytics. For further information, visit

Also, a lot of Adblockers or other browser plugins might have this feature included.


Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. For further information, visit or

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Please click on this link to visit our cookie policy: Cookies

IP Addresses

We use IP addresses from visitors to our website to allow us to identify the location of visitors, to block disruptive use and to establish the number of visits from different countries. This information is used to compile statistical reports on website activity.

In our Google Analytics settings, IP Anonymization is enabled meaning that your IP address is truncated. For further information, visit

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Links to other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website, so when you link to other websites, you should read their own privacy policies.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and we will place any updates on this document/webpage. This privacy policy was last updated on July 23th, 2019.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have and questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you:
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 0872805702
The Old Barracks, Cahersiveen.
Co. Kerry.