Privacy & Cookies Policy

Topics

  • Definitions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Cookies Policy
  • What are Cookies?
  • Our Cookies
  • East Knighton Car Centre Cookies
  • Third Party Cookies
  • How to Manage Cookies
  • How to control and delete cookies
  • Further information about cookies
  • Changes to this Cookies Policy

Definitions

The following definitions are used throughout our policies and are explained here;

We/Us/Our (and any derivative or similar term) means East Knighton Car Centre.

You/Your/Client/Customer/User (and any derivative or similar term) means our customer/s, visitor/s to our premises or our website.

Third Parties (and any derivative or similar term) means other entities and/or companies other than Us (as above).

Where a masculine term is used, it also means the feminine, and vice-versa.

Privacy Statement

We respect the privacy of our customers. This declaration specifies which information we request from you and how we handle your information.

You may view how third parties, working on behalf of us, use cookies and your information – see Third Party Cookies.

We will take all reasonable precautionary measures to prevent loss, misuse or modification of the information you have provided.
 Our business partners, who have access to the information you have provided may not use the information for any purpose other than described in this declaration.

Cookies Policy

We are providing you with this information as part of our ongoing compliance with recent changes to the law, and to make sure we are clear and honest about your privacy when using our website (“website”).

Like most websites, our website uses “cookies” and files that are similar to cookies. To ensure you get the most enjoyable experience out of using our website, as well as the full use of the online experience, your computer or mobile device will need to accept cookies.

We have been assured by the hosting company that looks after our website that the cookies that our website uses are essential to the day-to-day running and operation of the website.

You may click on a link in our website that takes you to a third party website. We are not responsible for any cookies that may operate on third party website and we advise you to read any third party website cookies before you continue.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small data files which often include a unique identifier that are sent to and stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit certain web pages.
They are created by your browser at our request and stored in an approved place on your computer or mobile device. Most websites use cookies.
To order products on our website, you need to have cookies enabled – see How to Manage Cookies. Please note that if you disable cookies our website may not work correctly.

We use cookies to improve your experience on our website – see Our Cookies.

We would like to point out that cookies do not harm your computer. We do not store your sensitive or personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create. All the information we gather from cookies is secure.

We also work with selected third party companies who may also set cookies on your computer or mobile device during your visit to our website – see Third Party Cookies. They use the information collected from their cookies to serve ads to you on different products and services based on what you may be interested in. They may also use cookies to track your response to their ad, to measure the effectiveness of their advertising or to award incentives or points to their members who respond to their ads.

It is important for you to know that we have no access to, or control over cookies used by our selected third party companies. We do not share any of your personally identifiable information such as your name, telephone number or address with these companies, except in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Our Cookies

To ensure you get the most enjoyable experience out of using our site, you will need to accept cookies on your computer or mobile phone. If you do not accept cookies, our website may not work. However, if you would prefer to control or delete cookies from our website or any other website – see How to Manage Cookies.

In order to comply with the EU cookie directive, we have produced this policy.

If you use our website, an analytics cookie is set in your browser when you first visit our site (unless you have blocked cookies in your browser settings). This cookie is used only to determine first-time and returning visitors and to estimate unique visits to our site. No personal information is stored in the cookie. Cookie duration is 5 years which is the default situation. You have the option to refuse this analytics cookie. If you wish to opt-out of our analytics or refuse this cookie, please click here and follow the instructions.

Any cookies placed by our website hosts are strictly necessary for the operation of the service provided by our website hosts, and based upon their research should be exempt from the EU cookie directive.

For further details, please click here to be taken to the UK Government’s Information Commissioner’s Office website

Thanks for your support!

Third Party Cookies

When you use our website, you may notice content provided by somebody other than us, for example a third party company, you may be sent cookies by these companies. Also, if you ‘share’ our content with friends through social networks – such as Facebook and Twitter – you may be sent cookies from those websites.

It is important for you to know that we have no access to or control over cookies used by third parties. We suggest you check the third party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

We are currently evaluating our third party companies that may set cookies on our website and will update this section as soon as possible. In the meantime, if you would like further information on third party cookies – visit www.aboutcookies.org

How to Manage Cookies

If cookies are not enabled on your computer, it will mean that our website may not work. To enable cookies see directions below for individual browsers. This information is provided as a guide only and we recommend that you research cookies further to ensure that you have all the relevant up-to-date information relating to cookies. We cannot guarantee that this information is up-to-date.

For Windows Browsers:
Google Chrome

  • 1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options
  • 2. Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
  • 3. Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0

  • 1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’ , then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab
  • 2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser
  • 3. Settings above Medium will disable cookies

Mozilla Firefox

  • 1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options
  • 2. Then select the Privacy icon
  • 3. Click on Cookies, then select ‘allow sites to set cookies’

Safari

  • 1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  • 2. Click on ‘Security’, check the option that says ‘Block third-party and advertising cookies’
  • 3. Click ‘Save’

For Mac Browsers:
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX

  • 1. Click on ‘Explorer’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Preferences’ options
  • 2. Scroll down until you see ‘Cookies’ under Receiving Files
  • 3. Select the ‘Never Ask’ option

Safari on OSX

  • 1. Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  • 2. Click on ‘Security’ then ‘Accept cookies’
  • 3. Select the ‘Only from site you navigate to’

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX

  • 1. Click on ‘Mozilla’ or ‘Netscape’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  • 2. Scroll down until you see cookies under ‘Privacy & Security’
  • 3. Select ‘Enable cookies for the originating web site only’

Opera

  • 1. Click on ‘Menu’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Settings’
  • 2. Then select ‘Preferences’, select the ‘Advanced’ tab
  • 3. Then select ‘Accept cookies’ option

How to Control and Delete Cookies

Note: Please be aware that if you control or delete cookies our website may not work.

For our Cookies – If you use a PC – click on ‘Help’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘About’ option. If you use a Mac – with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the ‘About’ option.

For Flash Cookies (or Local Shared Objects) – The Adobe website provides comprehensive information on how to delete or disable Flash cookies – see http://www.adobe.com/security/flashplayer/.&

For Third Party Cookies – If you would like to opt out of third party company cookies – please use the-opt out tool offered by members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) – see http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp

If you would like to opt out of cookies created by ‘sharing’ our content through social networks – such as Facebook and Twitter – we suggest you check the third party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

If you want to know more about Third Party Cookies and to opt out of them if you wish – see http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices.

Further Information About Cookies

We are continuing to work on a number of other privacy and cookie-related improvements to our website. If you would like to learn more about cookies and how to manage them – see www.aboutcookies.org. Please note that we are not responsible for any of the content of the external websites named in this Cookies Policy.

Changes to this Policy

As part of our ongoing initiative to comply with recent law changes, we may revise this Policy from time to time by posting a revised Policy on our website. We reserve the right to modify this Policy at any time without notice, so please review it frequently.


Last Update: 29 May 2013