Privacy & Cookie Policy

 
 
What data do we collect?

We collect anonymous data relating to website visits. The collected data does not allow us to personally identify users either by name, IP address or any other means

 
How do we use the data?

The data we collect is used only for the purpose of analysing trends, website performance and volume of traffic. It provides us with visitor numbers, approximate geographical location, time and duration of visit to our website. We may use this statistical data in a collective manner to assist in the future development of the website.

 

We do not use analytical data for soliciting purposes. We do not share, disclose, sell or otherwise distribute data to any third parties.

 
Data analysis & reporting

Data is analysed and then reported to us using Google analytics and Slimstat for WordPress. Live reports are generated by these applications for our webmaster to analyse. Reports are kept for a period not exceeding 3 months.

 
Data storage

We keep electronic records of all contact made by email. This includes contact name, email address, phone number and date of contact. Where provided by our clients we may also keep records such as postal address, date of birth and various social media addresses e.g Facebook or Google Plus account information. This information may be stored for a period of one year, or, in the case of existing and continuing clients it may be recorded on client record forms and stored in accordance with NMC guidelines for data storage and the data protection act.

 
Use of cookies

By using this website in conjunction with our terms and conditions policy you are agreeing to our cookie policy as described in the sections below.

 
How do we use cookies?

When a client visits our website cookies are stored on the client’s computer. Cookies are used by Google analytics and Slimstat to track and record visits to this website. These applications employ cookies to provide our webmaster with analytical data of every visit to our site.

 
Which cookies do we use?

We use both session cookies (valid only for the session duration) and persistent cookies (valid for up to 3 months). These cookies are:
PHPSESSID (session only)
slimstat_tracking_cookie (1 month)
utma
utmb (session only)
utmc (30 minutes)
utmz (3 months)

 
What data do the cookies store?

The types of cookies we use store data for time and date of visit, duration, country and location, language, operating system, browser type, pages visited, source of visit and landing page. The cookies do not provide any information that would allow our webmaster to personally identify any visitor to our site; including, but not limited to: name, address, phone number or IP address.

 
What if I disagree with your cookie policy?

We thank you for visiting this website and are sorry that our cookie policy is not acceptable in your case. Acccepting cookies is a condition for the continued use of this website. If you do not agree to this then we kindly ask you to leave the website.