We use various methods to track general usage data for our website. In particular we may collect information about your computer, including where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to analyse aggregate information. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
For the same reasons we may obtain information about your access and use of our website by using a Cookie file stored on the hard drive of your computer but save as provided above we do not collect personal information about you. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your hard drive. They help us to improve our website and assist us to improve our services. They enable us to:
– estimate our audience size and usage pattern;
– store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our website according to user needs;
– speed up your searches.
– recognise you when you return to our website
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. See above on maintaining confidentiality of any password and any user name or other secure login information.
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.
Phone: 0161 207 2020