Privacy Disclaimer


The Food - a fact of life website has been developed by the British Nutrition Foundation (BNF). BNF has created this privacy statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to users' privacy.

Information we collect and how it is used

Your IP address is automatically collected when you visit the site because your IP address needs to be recognised by the server. We use your IP address to record general site usage information and browsing preferences, but not to track your individual visit. We do not identify individual users in this sort of research. By using this website and by submitting information to us via this website you give your consent that all your personal data collected by us via this website may be processed by us for the purposes set out in the following data privacy policy.

You have the facility to submit a limited amount of personal contact data about yourself in the course of accessing our site, such as registering for our newsletter or events, or sending us feedback. These contact details are held on our database and used exclusively by the BNF for the purpose of sending you information on current and future information about the services and publications and any other services described on this website, and/or implementing any other requests or suggestions you may have made.

Except as required for the purposes of hosting this site, we will not pass your information to any third party. This site is hosted by Mosquito Digital. They will use your information only for administration of the site and will not pass your details to anybody.


We may also store information about you using cookies (files which are sent by us to your computer or other access device) which we can access when you visit our site in future. We do this to manage your use of the site more efficiently and to record any user preferences.

Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.

Data access and corrections

Upon receipt of your written request, we will disclose to you your personal data held by us, we shall correct or delete inaccurate details. We regularly delete data which is no longer required. Website related requests can be made by email to

Update our records/Remove your details

If you have any other questions about the use of your personal information, please contact the BNF at the address below.

Registered Company information

BNF is a registered charity whose registered office is at:

British Nutrition Foundation, Imperial House, 15-19 Kingsway, London WC2B 6UN

020 7557 7930


Registered charity No.251681

A charity registered in Scotland – SC040061 251681

Registered in England as a company limited by guarantee No. 898651