Information We Collect. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
We only use one type of cookie on our site but it does not collect any personal information about you; we have detailed below the Cookie set and what it does. Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Below, the cookie we use on this site is described and what we use it for. Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete Springhill Hospice cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, "Private Browsing" in Firefox and Safari etc.).
The only cookies we use are cookieNotice, pxRatio and basketID, which is essential for parts of the site to operate. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site may then not work.
More information on session cookies and what they are used for at: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/session-cookies-used-for.html
How we protect your details
We take appropriate technical measures to protect your personal information including making a regular backup of our system and data.
We have measures in place to make sure any personal information we collect is secure. Even though we take appropriate steps to protect your security, you should remember that data transmission over the internet cannot always be guaranteed as 100% secure.
Our website contains links to other websites. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies on other sites, we advise you to read the privacy statement of every website that collects your personal information.