WALLINGFORD TOWN COUNCIL cookie policy

How we use cookies

Cookies are only used on this website to improve your browsing experience. We do not use cookies to collect personal information about you. If you wish to block or restrict cookies set by this or any other website you can do so through your web browser's settings. The "Help" function (often in the main menu options at the top of your browser screen, and usually accessible by pressing the F1 key in Windows) should tell you how to do so. For more information about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org. This is a website provided by law firm Pinsent Masons as a web user's guide to understanding and controlling cookies. Please note that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of this website.

Cookies we set

We use session cookies (which exist only until you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which exist for longer). Some cookies on our website are needed so you can move around the website and use it. These cookies don’t gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remember where you have been on the internet.

Some cookies on our website collect information about how visitors use the website, e.g. which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies visitors. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.

Cookies set by third parties

Below is a list of the cookies set by other websites for the purposes of providing you with an enhanced experience by utilising their services.

Google Analytics

We use a web analytics service called Google Analytics to help us identify how our customers use our website, what they like and to see where improvements can be made. Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if they are required to do so by law or if the third party processes information on Google's behalf. The information collected is aggregated and anonymised. Google does not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. For more information on how Google uses cookies, please refer to their privacy policy.

Google Maps 

Some of our pages include interactive maps provided by Google. Google may set cookies to store information and preferences about maps or other associated Google services on pages where we embed Google maps. For more information on how Google uses cookies, please refer to their privacy policy.

Twitter

Some of our pages use Tweet buttons or Twitter feeds. Twitter may set a number of cookies for these components. For more information on what cookies Twitter uses, please refer to Twitter's privacy policy.

If you have any questions about how our website uses cookies, please send an email to queries@wallingfordtowncouncil.gov.uk and one of our team will get back to you. View our Privacy Policy.