What are cookies?
There is no information gathered as a consequence of using this site except when choosing a website color other than the standard color scheme and for no other purpose.
Who sets the cookies?
The cookies stored on your device when you access this website are set by Gnosall Parish Council only and partner that hosts the website. Neither of these parties collect any personal data.
What are cookies used for?
The only purpose for which cookies are used are for technical purposes essential to effective operation of the website when using non-standard colour scheme
How do I disable cookies?
If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How to do this will depend on the browser you use and we provide further detail below on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:-
For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”
2 Click on the “privacy” tab
3 Select the setting the appropriate setting
For Mozilla firefox:
1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Options”
2 Click on the icon “privacy”
3 Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options
For Opera 6.0 and further:
1. Choose the menu Files”> “Preferences”
What happens if I disable cookies?
This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general the site may not operate properly if cookies are switched off.
We use Internet standard encryption technology ("SSL" or "Secure Socket Layer" technology) to encode personal data. However, please note that whilst we take appropriate technical measures to safeguard the personal data that you provide to us, no transmission over the Internet can ever be guaranteed secure. Consequently, please note that we cannot guarantee the security of any personal data that you transfer over the Internet to us.
If you are using a computer or terminal in a public location, we recommend that you always log out and close the website browser when you complete an online session for your security. In addition we recommend that you take the following security measures to enhance your online safety:
- Keep your account passwords private. Remember, anybody who knows your password may access your account.
- When creating a password, use at least 8 characters. A combination of letters and numbers is best. Do not use dictionary words, your name, email address, or other personal data that can be easily obtained. We also recommend that you occasionally change your password. You can do this at logon by ticking ‘Reset Password’
- Avoid using the same password for multiple online accounts.
We will never ask you to confirm any account. If you receive an email claiming to be from gnosallparishcouncil.org asking you to do so, please ignore it and do not respond.
You have the following rights:
- the right to ask what personal data that we hold about you at any time, subject to a fee specified by law (currently £10);
- the right to ask us to update and correct any out-of-date or incorrect personal data that we hold about you free of charge; and
the right to opt out of any marketing