By using Cookies, we are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it.
“Cookie” means a small file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site;
“Cookie Law” means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation “GDPR”;
“personal data” means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by (the Data Protection Act 2018) OR (EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation “GDPR”; and
“We/Us/Our” means Positive News Publishing Ltd, a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales under company number 03891920. Our registered office address is at 24 Greencoat Place, London, SW1P 1RD.
By using Our Site, you may also receive certain third-party Cookies on your computer or device. Third party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than Us. For more details on how third-party cookies are used on Our Site, please refer to section 4 below.
All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.
Cookies can either be persistent (Cookies that remain on your device for a predetermined period and activated each time you visit Our Site) or session cookies (temporary ones that are deleted when you leave Our Site). We may use some or all of the following types of Cookie:
These Cookies are essential to the operation of Our Site, and are used to support functions such as logging in, your shopping basket, and payment transactions.
Analytics Cookies enable us to gather information about how you use Our Site enabling us to make improvements. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.
These Cookies allow Us to provide functions such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences. Some functionality Cookies may also be strictly necessary Cookies, but not all necessarily fall into that category.
Alongside analytics Cookies, targeting Cookies help us to better understand you and, in turn, to make Our Site and advertising more relevant to your interests. Targeting Cookies show us when and how often you visit Our Site, and which parts of it you have used (for example what pages and links). Some information gathered by targeting Cookies may be shared with third parties.
Third party Cookies are placed by third parties that provide services to Us and/or to you. Third party Cookies may be used by advertising services to serve up tailored advertising to you on Our Site, or by third parties providing analytics services to Us (these Cookies will work in the same way as analytics Cookies described above).
Cookies on Our Site are not permanent and will expire as indicated in the tables below.
4.1 The following first party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:
4.2 The following third party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:
4.3 The analytics service(s) used by Our Site use(s) the following analytics Cookies:
Do we track whether users open our emails?
Our emails contain a single, campaign-unique “web beacon pixel” to inform us whether our emails are opened and verify any clicks through to links or advertisements within the email. We may use this information for purposes including determining which of our emails are more interesting to users, to query whether users who do not open our emails wish to continue receiving them and to inform our advertisers in aggregate how many users have clicked on their advertisements. The pixel will be deleted when you delete the email. If you do not wish the pixel to be downloaded to your device, you should select to receive emails from us in plain text rather than HTML.
5.1 Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies unless those Cookies are necessary; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended.
5.2 In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third-party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.
You can contact our Data Protection Lead at:
24 Greencoat Place
or by email to [email protected]
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