Comments policy

We welcome comments to this blog.

We will accept any reasonable or constructive comments that contribute to the debate.

Comments are not posted for public view until they have been checked.

Email addresses are required for commenting, and they are not published on the blog, nor shared. They may be used by the blog committee to privately contact the commenter.

Comments that include offensive or inappropriate language, or are considered to be rude and offensive, will be edited or deleted.

We will not post comments that include personal attacks.  The content of the post can be argued or questioned, but personal attacks on bloggers or other commentators are not permitted.

Comments that include advertising are not permitted.

No inappropriate and offensive user names.

A comment which is not relevant or goes off at an inappropriate tangent may be edited, or deleted.

If your comment does not appear within a reasonable time period, and you know that it does not infringe this policy, please contact us.

Anyone who infringes this policy may be blocked from commenting on this blog.

The blog team reserves the right to edit, delete, move, or mark as spam any and all comments. They also have the right to block access to any individual or group of people from commenting, or from the entire blog.