Mark's Trains, 44 Regal Place, Peterborough, PE2 9AP

Privacy & Cookie Policy


Effective: 1st May 2016

Mark’s Trains ( is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for Mark’s Trains, specifically:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected
  • Which organisation is collecting this information
  • How this information is used
  • Our policy on sharing this information
  • How we protect your information
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information

Plain english summary

We take your privacy very seriously.

Children (under 18s) are not eligible to use our services and should not submit any personal information to Mark’s Trains (

Mark’s Trains ( does not actively track you as an individual.

Should you send us an email via the contact form below, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database (as you would expect). This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website.

The website does use some cookies when you navigate around the pages. These are used to ensure proper running of this website, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing.

We do not use 3rd Party / Tracking / Advertising cookies.


The cookies we use are detailed below:

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To delete the cookie used to remember if you have viewed this policy or not, Click here: [delete_cookies linktext=”delete cookies”]

Which organisation is collecting this information

Mark’s Trains ( is a website owned by Mark Johns, a UK-based sole-trader trading as Mark’s Trains. Our contact details can be found in the footer on this website.

How is this information used?

If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you our newsletter (If you have chosen to opt-in). If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the website, it is used to identify your comment, however it is not displayed on the website or shared with any third party.

We may also use your email address to help resolve issues or disputes, for example if you tell us that you cannot see any of your posts on the website, we would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.

Our disclosure of this information

We do not share your personal information or email address with any third parties.

Email opt-out

Just like you, we really hate spam! We do not send you spam emails.

During the course of business you may receive the occasional promotional email, or newsletter (not more than twice a year). You may opt-out of these emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.

Protection of your information

Mark’s Trains ( uses its best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not guarantee encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls would further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security, although SSL is in place to provide an element of trust and confidence to the user. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

We do not store credit card details nor do we share financial details with any 3rd parties.

How to correct inaccurate information

Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.

You should know that because of technical constraints, all information is never completely removed from our databases. Therefore, you should not expect that all of your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from our databases in response to your requests that it be removed. We will aim to remove all publicly-facing information.

How to contact us

Please use the contact form on this site to contact us, or view our details in the footer of every webpage.

Changes to the privacy policy

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy in line with website changes that may affect the personal information we gather about you. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using Mark’s Trains’ website ( and services, and contact us (details above) if you would like any information removed. Any updates relating to this matter will be posted in summary to the website.