Privacy Policy


At Laughing Buddha we’re committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This policy sets out – in plain English – the basis upon which any personal data we collect from you (or that you provide to us) shall be processed by us. As such, we’d kindly ask you to read the following carefully in order to fully understand our procedures and practices regarding your personal data and, again, how it’s treated.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (England & Wales) and all the corresponding legislation and regulations internationally, the ‘Data Controller’ is Laughing Buddha, a company is situated at 137 Fawnbrake Avenue, London SE24 0BG.


We may collect and process the following data about you :-

  • If you contact us, we will keep a record of the information that you provide to us.
  • Details of your visits to our website and the resources that you access (strictly as applicable).

We process information held about you in the following ways :-

  • To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us ;
  • To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer ;
  • To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes (again strictly as applicable) ;
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, again only when you choose to do so ; and
  • To notify you about changes to our service.

We may collect information about your computer, including – strictly where freely available – your IP address, operating system and browser type, again purely for system administration. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns and, for the avoidance of doubt, does not identify any individual.


By using this site you agree to our cookie policy. Cookies are small pieces of information which are issued to your computer or any similar device you use to access the internet e.g. smart phone, tablet or other mobile device when you visit a website. These cookies sometimes track information about your use of the website. A number of cookies last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are used to remember you when you return to the website and will last for longer.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit


Our site contains links to other Internet sites. We encourage all of our partners, contributors and third parties to implement policies and practices that respect the privacy of our users. However, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.


Laughing Buddha sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube, Facebook or Twitter, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Laughing Buddha does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.


We would like to draw your attention to the fact that the Laughing Buddha website now carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Laughing Buddha does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

Below is a list of third party cookies used on this website, the purpose of the cookie and how to remove them.


Please note that we review our privacy practices from time to time, and that such practices are subject to change. We ask that our visitors periodically review this page to ensure familiarity with the most current version of our privacy statement. If you have any questions or comments about our privacy practices, you can contact us at: and thank you for taking the time to read this page.

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