Privacy Policy

The Merchant Seaman's War Memorial Society T/A Care Ashore uses information supplied by patrons and beneficiaries of The Merchant Seaman's War Memorial Society T/A Care Ashore and visitors to this web site. We take your privacy very seriously.This privacy policy sets out details of the information we collect about you and the ways in which we may use that information.

When Do We Collect Information?

(A) If you contact us using the addresses and contact information published on this website including e-mail.

(B) The automatic logging of user's IP addresses which is recognised by the Web server.

Cookies

(C) This site uses cookies and other technologies to enhance your experience of this website and to learn about how you use this website in order to improve the quality of this website.

A "cookie" is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. When you visit the website again, the cookie allows that site to recognise your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information.

You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some website features or services may not function properly without cookies. You can easily delete any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser.

For example, if you are using Microsoft Windows Explorer:

Open 'Windows Explorer' Click on the 'Search' button on the tool bar Type "cookie" into the search box for 'Folders and Files' Select 'My Computer' in the 'Look In' box Click 'Search Now' Double click on the folders that are found 'Select' any cookie file Hit the 'Delete' button on your keyboard Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at www.AboutCookies.org.

Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.

 

Google Analytics website useage data

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how you use this site such as the pages you visit on this site, how long you spend on each page
, how you got to the site and what you click on while you’re visiting the site 

As part of this process Google Analytics sets the following cookies: 

Universal Analytics 

Name 

Purpose 

Expires 

_ga 

This helps us count how many people visit our site by tracking if you’ve visited before 

2 years 

_gid 

This helps us count how many people visit our by tracking if you’ve visited before 

24 hours 

_gat 

Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made 

10 minutes 

Google Analytics 

Name 

Purpose 

Expires 

_utma 

Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to our site or to a certain page 

2 years 

_utmb 

This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our site 

30 minutes 

_utmc 

This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser 

when you close your browser 

_utmz 

This tells us how you reached our site (for example from another website or a search engine) 

 

 

What Will Information Be Used For?
A) If you have requested information via this web site we will only use the details you submit to supply you with what you have requested.
B) If you are a customer, client or resident, to collect/administer payment from you.
C) to learn about how you use this website in order to improve the quality of this website.

Third Party Sites
Our privacy policy does not apply to third party sites that you may access from this website. We recommend you familiarise yourself with the applicable privacy policy before entering any personal information on a third party site.

Consent
By using this website and the contact information published therein, you give your consent to the collection,storage, processing and use by us of the information submitted by you in order to meet your request as described in this privacy policy.

The Merchant Seaman's War Memorial Society T/A Care Ashore
Springbok Estate
Alfold
Cranleigh
Surrey
GU6 8EX

Tel: 01403 752555
Fax: 01403 753404
Emergency Number: 01403 752270
E-Mail:info@careashore.org

The Merchant Seaman's War Memorial Society T/A Care Ashore is a Registered Charity No.207500 and is a company registered in England with company number 00428236. VAT No. 811 214 483