Cookies and Privacy

Privacy policy

 

Website level - When you use the contact us form to contact each BTCK website's owner, your Email is passed to them so that they can contact you back. Data processing lies with each BTCK website's owner.

Cookies used by BT

The Community Web Kit has been developed by BT to help community groups build and maintain their own websites. However responsibility for the content of these websites lies with the organisation which builds them and not with BT. To provide this facility the website uses the following cookies which have been categorised by BT as ‘strictly necessary’ using the ICC UK guide of cookie categorisation.

  • ASP.NET_SessionId: This is the ASP.NET framework ‘session cookie’. Please note that because BT doesn’t control the content of this website it is possible that other cookies will also be used, these are the responsibility of the organisation the site represents and not BT.

Functional cookies on this site

The following list of cookies are added by Google and are needed for the reCAPTCHA, a free service that protects your website from spam and abuse. reCAPTCHA uses an advanced risk analysis engine and adaptive CAPTCHAs to keep automated software from engaging in abusive activities on your site. It does this while letting your valid users pass through with ease.

  • 1P_JAR
  • APISID
  • CONSENT
  • CONSENT
  • HSID
  • NID
  • OTZ
  • SAPISID
  • SID
  • SIDCC
  • SSID
  • _ga
  • _gid

Other cookies on this site.

We use cookies on our website. By using our website you agree to this Policy and you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this Policy.

About Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and 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.

There are two main kinds of cookies: “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies. Session cookies only last for the duration of users using the website and are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies outlast user sessions and remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on this Website

We use Session Cookies and Persistent Cookies on this website.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

§  to improve the website’s usability

§  to administer this website

§  to provide statistical information on website usage

Generally, we use cookies to help us administer this website, to improve the website’s usability.

In addition, we use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers.  The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

We do not use any cookies that contain any information that personally identifies you; a cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you.

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.