Cookie Policy

What is a Cookie?
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

What cookies are used on this website?
1. Necessary cookies let you interact and use all of the features on our website.
2. Performance cookies collect information about how visitors use our website and help us improve the way our website works. The information is completely anonymous. They tell us how people use each page, which pages are most popular, or whether any errors occur.
3. Functionality cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit.
4. Targeting cookies are linked to services provided by third parties, such as ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ buttons. The third party provides these services in return for recognising that you have visited our website and may subsequently use this information to target advertising to you on other websites.

Third party cookies
We do have relationships with third parties (Google) who may also set cookies during your visit to be used for remarketing purposes – in other words to show you different products and services based on what you appear to be interested in. If you’d like to opt out, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website (opens in a new window – please note that we’re not responsible for the content of external websites).

Consent
By using our website, you’re consenting to our use of cookies.

Managing cookies
You can change your cookie settings and remove already stored cookies through your web browser. However removing or disabling cookies can affect the functionality and prevent you from using certain parts of the website.

Privacy Policy

This statement explains the privacy and the data protection practices which apply to jamesauden.co.uk (‘the website’).

Our aim is to safeguard your privacy whilst providing a personalised and valuable service. Collecting personal information is necessary if we are to satisfy the expectations and requirements of our users, e.g. by communicating with them and providing an interactive service. We appreciate that you do not want the personal information you provide to us distributed indiscriminately and here we explain what information we collect, what we do with it and what controls you have.

Security

At Digital Smithy we are committed to protecting your privacy, we follow strict security procedures to ensure that your personal information is not damaged, destroyed, or disclosed to a third party without your permission, and to prevent unauthorised access.

Personal Information

Any personal information such as name, postal address, telephone number, and email address given via the website will only be used to provide a requested service and will not be disclosed to any other third party without your prior permission or unless we are required to do so by law.

General Information

Any non-personal information such as IP address, pages accessed, and files downloaded will only be used to determine how many individuals use our site and where on a regular basis – simply used to enable us to monitor and improve our service.

Links

The website may contain links to third party sites we have no control over, if you visit those sites you should check you are happy with their own privacy policies and terms of use before providing any personal information. In addition, if you linked to our website from a third party, we cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of that third party site.

Your Acceptance

By using the website, you consent to the collection and use of information by James Auden in accordance with our privacy policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use the website.