Comments Policy

  • Reader comments are an important and popular part of, and we welcome them from all our readers.
  • We do not allow comments which are left anonymously, or which use pseudonyms, nicknames or false names, or which attempt to impersonate the identities of others.
  • Comments are not allowed on this site which could reasonably be construed as being personally insulting, defamatory, offensive, hurtful, potentially libellous, obscene, or liable to compromise the privacy of others.

All submitted comments will be held for moderation, and will only appear once they have been approved by the team.

If a comment is deemed to be in breach of our policy, it will not be published.

Moderation will take place as soon as possible. However, if your comment has not appeared within three days and you still wish it to appear, please review it and re-submit it with reference to our policy.

All unpublished comments held for moderation will be deleted after seven days.

For legal reasons, we are unable to edit comments on our readers’ behalf.

If you feel that a comment left on this site is in breach of any aspect of our policy, please e-mail us.

If you use any functionality of the site that allows other users of the site to contact you or leave comments you are accepting that these may be abusive, untrue or unpleasant. If this happens, however, please let us know.

Disclaimer: Comments left on this site are the personal opinions of the comment writers only, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the admin team.