SussexScene.com - Cookies & Privacy Policy, updated May 2016

Cookies:

SussexScene.com uses cookies to record the preferences of visitors, to enable us to optimize the design of our website. Cookies are small files which are stored on your hard drive. They ease navigation, and increase the user-friendliness of a website. Cookies also help us to identify the most popular sections of our website. This enables us to provide content that is more accurately suited to your needs, and in so doing improve our service. Cookies can be used to determine whether there has been any contact between us and your computer in the past. Only the cookie on your computer is identified. Personal details can be saved in cookies, provided that you have consented to this, for example, in order to facilitate secure online access so that you not need to enter your user ID and password again.

You do not need to accept cookies. The site below tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. Please note if you set your browser to disable cookies this may result in a reduced availability of the services provided by our website.

For further information visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/

By continuing to use SussexScene.com you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with this policy.

The cookies we use fall into the following categories:

STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.  Without these cookies services you have asked for cannot be provided.

PERFORMANCE COOKIES

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages.  These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information is aggregated therefore anonymous.  It is only used to improve how a website works.

FUNCTIONALITY COOKIES

These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced more personal features. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track browsing activity on other websites.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES - LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

These cookies are placed by organisations other than SussexScene.com and are not related to us.  This may be because for example some of the pages on our site contain embedded content from third party websites.  Because this content is from another website we do not control the setting of these cookies.  If you want to change your cookies preferences you should check the third party website for information on how to manage their cookies.

In addition some cookies are session cookies and only exist for the duration of your visit. Other cookies are more persistent and stay on your machine until they expire or are deleted.  We use both types of cookies.

Privacy:

This Privacy Policy relates to our use of any anonymous data our website collects from you and also relates to our use of any personal information you may choose to provide to us in Private Message, Email or any other correspondence. SussexScene.com never collects or requests personal data. The anonymous data that our website holds does not enable the identification of individual persons.

SussexScene.com is committed to safeguarding your information. If you provide personal data, we will safeguard it in accordance with all UK laws concerning the protection of personal information, including the Data Protection Act 1998.

SussexScene may contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. These third party websites have their own privacy policies, and are also likely to use cookies, and we therefore urge you to review them. They will govern the use of personal information you submit, which may also be collected by cookies whilst visiting these websites. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.

We will keep your information confidential except where disclosure is required or permitted by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies). We will never sell, trade, or rent the data collected from our website to third parties or share your personal data with anyone.

We will hold your personal information on our system for only as long as is necessary for the relevant activity. When you delete your account, any personal details you have provided will be removed.

We will only contact you in relation to any service, activity or online content you have signed up for if it is necessary in order to ensure that SussexScene.com can deliver that service to you, or in response to any correspondence we receive from you.