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Data Protection and Privacy

Any details which you provide to us from which we can identify you are held and processed lawfully and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Any questions regarding our privacy policy should be addressed to the attention of:

Allen Price
The Leeds Wall,
100a Gelderd Road,
LS12 6BY

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With the exception of information collected for use by the new routes service operated by the Leeds Wall for the Yorkshire Mountaineering Club (described below) the Leeds Wall is the sole owner of the information collected on this website. It will not disclose or divulge this information to others in ways different from what is stated in these terms and conditions. the Leeds Wall collects information from users of our website at several different points. Where a booking form exists, we will request information from the user as required. Here a user must provide contact information (such as name, address, telephone number and email address) and some personal details (number of under 18 year olds). This information is used to help us process your booking request. This information may also be used to contact you. In the case of requests for information and for comments on our services we may request contact details (email address, home address, telephone number), this information may be used by us to contact you.

The Leeds Wall provides a service to the climbing community in the form of the Yorkshire Mountaineering Club new routes database. If you submit a new route then you are requested to provide contact details (email address and telephone number). This information is not stored by the Leeds Wall. It is sent to the Yorkshire Mountaineering Club guide book editor. This information may be used by the Yorkshire Mountaineering Club to contact you for further information.

This website contains links to other websites with their own privacy policies; the Leeds Wall is not responsible for the privacy policies of these websites.

If you feel that we are not abiding by our privacy policy, you should first contact the data protection officer (details given above).


When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally.

These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through, for example:

  • Allow easier navigation of our web site.
  • Enable us to avoid presenting information you have already seen and read.
  • Ensure correct operation of our download pages.

You can manage these small files and to learn how to delete them and learn more about them see this article.

The Leeds Wall web site makes use only of First Party Cookies, these are cookies which are controlled by us and which are used to help us operate the site. The following table describes the cookies we use:

NamePurposeTypical contentExpires
 Joomla session cookie 'encrypted name’ Encrypted session cookie used by the web site to track the visitor. Both the name and the value are encrypted. The session cookie name is an MD5 hash of logged in username (if logged in), ip address, and some other info. 
The names and values are to all extents meaningless.
 Expires at the end of the session.

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100a Gelderd Road
LS12 6BY


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