At Gricham Jones, we make it a point of principle to respect the privacy of the users of our
websites and services. The purpose of this privacy statement is to ensure we interact with
all of our users in line with current legislation such as the Data Protection Act 1998 and in
accordance with their wishes.
A) Gricham Jones will use any personal information collected from the website in accordance
with all laws and regulations relating to the protection of personal data.
B) The information collected on the website includes:
B.1. the users’ Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, which is automatically logged by our web server.
IP addresses are used to observe users’ interest in this website (number of visits, etc);
B.2 Cookies. Cookies are small text files placed on your computer and are commonly used
on the internet.
We use them to:
- Collect anonymous information that will help us understand visitors' browsing habits on our website;
- Compile statistical reports on website activity, e.g. number of visitors and the pages they visit;
- Temporarily store any information which you may enter in tools, such as calculators or
demonstrations on our website;
- In some cases, remember information about you when you visit our site. We may need to do this
to provide some of our services.
any personal information in them that others could read and understand.
We use two types of cookie:
- Session cookies
These are temporary and are deleted as soon as you close your browser.
- Persistent cookies
These are stored on your computer until they expire or you remove them.
Persistent cookies store
your personal preferences such as your language preferences on multi-lingual sites to make
subsequent visits easier. They also remember questions we have asked you previously, such as
a request to complete an online survey. A persistent cookie will prevent you from being asked to
complete the same survey every time you visit the website.
- Third party cookies
We sometimes work with third parties who, on our behalf, research the use of our website and
activities on it. In doing so they may place a cookie on your computer. However it would not contain
any personal information that others could read and understand.
- We also work with third parties to evaluate the effectiveness of our advertising and promotions
on third party websites. Again, the cookie would not contain any personal information that others
could read and understand.
Accepting or rejecting cookies
You can configure your internet browser to warn you each time a new cookie is about to be stored
on your computer so that you may make a decision whether to accept or reject it.
Please refer to
your internet browser's help section for specific instructions.
Please note that some parts of our
website may not function properly if you reject cookies.
B.3. e-mail addresses and/or other contact details which users voluntarily provide in order to:
1) provide goods and services to you;
2) profiling purposes;
3) let you know about other goods and services in which you may be interested;
4) inform you about changes and improvements to the website; and
5) register for competitions and other premium content;
There are opportunities on the site to receive e-mail communications alerting you to news and offers
however, you may choose not to receive these. Gricham Jones will not disclose voluntarily provided
details to third parties or use the information in any way without your prior consent.
C) You have a right to access your information held by Gricham Jones and, where necessary, to have
it amended. You can also request not to receive marketing information from Gricham Jones.
D) Our websites may contain links to other sites that are completely unrelated to Gricham Jones.
This privacy statement does not apply to these sites nor are we responsible for the content and
practices of these sites.
E) This privacy statement may change at any time, so you may wish to check it each time you visit our site.