Privacy and Cookie Policy

Privacy & Cookie Policy

We take your privacy very seriously and we are committed to protecting the privacy of users of this website bingleybeeshc.org.uk. The only section of this website that will ask you for any of your personal details is the form found on our Blog, comments section and our contact form. We simply use this information to allow comments to be posted and to correspond with you via email, we will never pass on any of your details to any third party.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer that are generated by a website or web server. These files can store all types of information but are most commonly used to remember options and preferences you’ve selected etc. When you return to your favourite websites and they have remembered your name, cookies are at work. If you’d like to learn more about Cookies visit AboutCookies.org. The Bingley Bees website uses only one cookie for regular users and a second cookie if you are are retailer who logs into the website.

Analytics Cookie

Like most websites we use analytics to provide information on all of our users. This gathers, technical information not personal information but it does obtain the internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using. Other information this cookie gathers are things like, your operating system, web browser type and version and what pages you visited and how long you stayed on them. We can also see how you found your way to Bingley Bees, i.e. from a Search Engine.

We then analyse this information closely to help improve the website for our users both in terms of content and functionality. Without this information we would just be guessing as to what content was working and we certainly wouldn’t know anything about the type of devices are being used to access our website.

Controlling Cookies

If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your web browser so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set. The way in which you control cookies differs from browser to browser but the settings are generally found within the browsers options usually under security or privacy. For comprehensive details please visit AboutCookies.org.