Cookie and Privacy Policy

Web Site Privacy and Cookie Policy

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At Abbeyfield we take your privacy seriously.

For all our clients, your name and email address will not be stored on our website, but will be stored on our office computer so that we can keep in touch with you (as you would expect). This information is kept private, apart from when names are used – with your permission – on our Testimonials pages. We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.

Cookies

The website does use some cookies. These are used to ensure proper running of the site, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing. We do not use third party, tracking or advertising cookies. The cookies we use are listed in the table below.

Cookie Type Duration Description
Cookie Header Persistent 1 Year At the bottom of each web page on this site you will see a message alerting you of our privacy and cookie policy. We use a cookie to remember whether or not you have read the message. User data is all anonymous.
WordPress Persistent 1 Year WordPress is the Content Management System (CMS) that runs this website. It uses a cookie when logging in and out and is essential for proper website operation. It is only set if you are a registered user, so for most people it is not set at all. User data is all anonymous.

Reference Information

BBC WebWise article on What are cookies?

WikiHow article on How to Clear Your Browser’s Cookies

Changes to the Privacy Policy

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy in line with changes to the site, but it should not affect your privacy. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using the website and services, and please contact us if you see any personal information that you think should be removed.