Where you provide personal information on this website to the
Trust, it will only be used for the service you requested, for
example when asking for information or giving feedback.
We will not pass your details to any other government department
or third party.
We will endeavour to ensure that all content on this website is
current, but we cannot be held responsible for any problems arising
from out of date or inaccurate information contained within this
This site also offers links to other websites which are beyond
the control of the Trust.
These links are provided with the aim of enhancing your visit
and helping you find other relevant information, but they should
not be considered to be an endorsement or recommendation.
We cannot accept responsibility for any errors, omissions or out
of date content on sites to which we link.
We do not automatically capture or store personal information
from visitors to the website, except to log the user's IP address
and session information, such as the duration of the visit to the
website and the nature of the browser used.
This information is used only for administration of the site
system and in the compilation of statistics used by the Trust to
assess the use of the website.
This website uses Google Analytics and other measurement tools
to help analyse how users use the site.
These tools use 'cookies', which are text files placed on your
computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor
This data is entirely anonymous.
Cookies cannot be used to get data from your hard drive, get
your e-mail address or personally-identifiable information about
The information generated by the cookie about your use of the
website (including your IP address) is transmitted to Google.
This information is then used to evaluate visitors' use of the
website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.
We will never (and will never allow any third party) to use
these statistical analytics tools to track or to collect any
personally identifiable information about visitors to our site.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data
held by Google.
Neither will we link or seek to link, an IP address with the
identity of a computer user.
We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any
personally-identifying information from any source, unless you
explicitly submit that information as above.
You may set your Internet browser to notify you when you receive
a cookie or to prevent cookies from being sent.
Please note, however, that by not accepting cookies, you may
limit the functionality we can provide you when you visit our
Occasionally, we may send you e-mail communications with
information which may be useful to you, including information about
our procedures and treatments.
At times, we may conduct online surveys to better understand the
needs, profiles, and experience of our visitors.
You will always be given the option of not participating in such
While we use reasonable security methods to protect the data
contained within our servers, we cannot guarantee or warrant the
security of the information you transmit to us, nor that the
information that users supply will not be intercepted while being
transmitted to us over the Internet.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by
websites that you visit.
They are widely used to create a better user experience and to
help website owners analyse use of the site.
The table below explains the cookies we use on this site.
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors
use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help
us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an
anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where
visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
This cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of
cookies on our website, to ensure that we comply with Regulation 6
of the UK Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what
cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all
websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
We occasionally use our records of the pages users have visited
on this website to analyse trends, administer the site and track
Our records do not contain any personal information about
We keep our privacy notice under regular review and we will
place any updates on this web page.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll put it right.
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