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Website Privacy and Cookies

Crofton Parish Website Privacy and Cookies

Crofton Parish is committed to protecting the personal information of users of this website.  This page provides information about how we collect, use and protect your personal details – including information about our cookies policy.

Information collected from Contact Forms

The website has a number of contact forms you may use to contact the Parish to request more information or to provide information; for example to ask about booking a room or organising a wedding or to report a problem.

When you complete these forms you will provide your name and contact detail.  We use these details to respond to your request.  We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so.  We do not keep a record of every contact; however, if you go on to hire a room or get married in the parish etc. we will store your details when you make those arrangements.

To protect against malicious attempts to flood our site with completed forms we use Google’s reCAPCHA service to check the submitter is legitimate.  To do this information about the sending device is analysed by Google.

Statistical Information

The website collects statistical information indicating the number of uses who visit the site and the number of times pages are viewed.  This information is collected using the WordPress Jetpack tools and the Google Analytics tools.  The information provided is anonymous.

We use the information to determine how well the website is meeting the needs of our visitors.

Crofton Parish Website use of Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit.

Most browsers, on both computers and mobile devices, allow you to block cookies; refer to the help pages of your browser for details of how to do this.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the website.

1st Party Cookies used by the website

Crofton Parish website make minimum use of cookies to store information on your preferences for displaying the website.

  • catAccCookies – this cookie remembers if you have dismissed the warning that cookies are used.
  • wordpress_… and wp_… – these cookies are used by the WordPress system.

3rd Party Cookies used by Google Maps, YouTube & Vimeo

If you look at maps or play an embedded video on our site, there may a cookie set by Google, YouTube or Vimeo containing anonymous, non-personally-identifiable information about your actions.  To find out more please on the Google Privacy Policy (Google owns YouTube) here>>> and the Vimeo Privacy Policy here>>>