Scouts - Be Prepared

Privacy policy for Endeavour Explorer Scouts Unit’s website

1) Personal Information

We value your privacy very highly. We may need to request personal information from you in order to process specific requests (for example to respond to a contact request). We will only request the minimum information we require to process your request. Your information will only be used for the purpose for which it was gathered and will never be provided to a third party for any reason whatsoever without your explicit consent.

2) Cookies

A cookie is a small amount of data, often including a unique identifier, sent to the browser of your computer or mobile phone (referred to here as a “device”) from a website’s computer. It is stored on your device’s hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it. To protect your privacy, your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, and not the cookies sent to you by other websites. Many websites do this whenever a user visits them to track online traffic flows.

During the course of any visit to our website, every page you see, along with a cookie, is downloaded to your device. Many websites do this because cookies enable website publishers to do useful things like find out whether your device (and probably you) has visited the website before. On a repeat visit this is done by the website’s computer checking to see, and finding, the cookie left there on the last visit.

At the top of our website we have displayed a message to warn you that our website makes use of cookies and that one has already been set. By displaying this message we hope that we are providing you with the information you require about our use of cookies, and presenting you with the option to consent to their use. This message will be displayed until such time as you agree to our site using cookies by clicking on the continue button.

Website privacy policy (continued)

Information supplied by cookies can help us analyse the profile of our visitors, which helps us provide you with a better user experience. For example, if on a previous visit you went to our timetable page, we might find this out from your cookie and highlight timetable information on subsequent visits.

Please note that during your visits to our website you may notice some cookies which are unrelated to us. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Flickr, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

We only use cookies to help us continuously improve our website and maintain a nice browsing experience for our visitors. In particular, the primary (and often the only) cookies used by out website are session cookies. Session cookies are a standard cookie just to remember user preferences (like font size and saves you logging in every time you visit)

This site will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block cookies set by this or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit which contains comprehensive information on how to do this for a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to clear cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone’s browser, you will need to refer to your browser’s manual.

In addition to cookies set by the website to allow it to function correctly, we also use cookies from Google Analytics to count the number of visitors and to understand what pages are being viewed. This is totally anonymous and it allows us to improve our website.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of this website.

3) Emails and unsubscribing

If you provide us with an email address we wiill only send you emails to fulfill a request you have made. You can unsubscribe at any time by contacting us through this website.