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Privacy Notice

The privacy notice for this website aims to be simple, straightforward, and in plain English.

This privacy notice sets out how Laura Dodsworth uses and protects any information gathered when you use this website.

The Laura Dodsworth is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should you be asked to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy notice.

Laura Dodsworth may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. Therefore you should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 18 October 2018.

Contact and communication

Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 1998. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.

This website and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the products / services they offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted. This includes using your details to subscribe you to any email newsletter program the website operates but only if this was made clear to you and your express permission was granted when submitting any form to email process. Or whereby you the consumer have previously purchased from or enquired about purchasing from the company a product or service that the email newsletter relates to. This is by no means an entire list of your user rights in regard to receiving email marketing material. Your details are not passed on to any third parties.

Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. The cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

This website uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps Laura Dodsworth analyse data about webpage traffic and improve this website in order to tailor it to customer needs. The Utility only uses this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help Laura Dodsworth provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

Enabling/Disabling Cookies

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

You can delete all cookies installed in the cookie folder of your browser. Each browser has different procedures for managing settings. If wishing to delete cookies installed in your browser you should consult the help guides for your particular browser or you could try this website for further advice www.aboutcookies.org.

Links to other websites

This website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave this site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy notice. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy notice applicable to the website in question.

Third Party Cookies

This website is hosted by Squarespace. The privacy policy of Squarespace is available at the following link http://www.squarespace.com/privacy/ and their cookie policy can be found at his link https://www.squarespace.com/cookie-policy/.

Google Analytics Privacy Notice

This website uses Google Analytics to collect information about the use of this website. Google Analytics collects information from users such as age, gender, interests, demographics, how often they visit this website, what pages they visit, and what other websites they have used before coming to this website. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to analyze traffic, remarket our products and services to users, improve our marketing, advertising, and to improve this website. We have enabled Google Analytics advertising features such as remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this website, not your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected using Google Analytics with PD. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this website, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google also uses specific identifiers to help collect information about the use of this website.

For more information on how Google collects and processes your data, visit Google here.

You can prevent Google Analytics from using your information by opting out at this link:
https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites?hl=en-GB&gl=uk

Questions and contact information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information Laura Dodsworth may have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information please email Laura Dodsworth at: email@lauradodsworth.co.uk.