Privacy Statement

Cookies and Privacy Policy

“Ditchley Group” is committed to protecting and safeguarding your personal data. As part of this commitment, we have updated our privacy policy and cookie notice to meet the high standards of the new European data protection law, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Cookies

Cookies are small text files 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. Here are the cookies in use on http://www.ditchelygroup.ie

Third Party Cookies in use on this website

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a simple, easy-to-use tool that helps website owners measure how users interact with website content.

Third Party Cookie Expiry Description
Google _gid Session Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data.
Google _gat Session Used to throttle request rate.
Google _ga 2 Years Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data.
Google __utma 2 years Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Google __utmt 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate.
Google __utmb 30 minutes Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Google __utmc Session Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
Google __utmz 6 Months Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
doubleclick.net IDE 1 years Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
doubleclick.net DSID Session Used by Google DoubleClick for re-targeting, optimisation, reporting and attribution of online adverts.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on

For more information about Google’s cookie usage visit Google’s Cookie Usage Page

 

Wordfence

Security cookies used to protect the site against attackers by checking if people behave like robots or like people.

Third Party Cookie Expiry Description
Wordfence wfvt_ Session Cookie set by the Wordfence Security WordPress plugin which notes information about your general geographic location.
Wordfence _wordfence_verifiedHuman Session Cookie set by the Wordfence Security WordPress plugin to protect the site against malicious attacks.

Cookie Script

Cookie Script is a small script that stores your click of the Cookie Notice acceptance.

Third Party Cookie Expiry Description
Cookie Script cookiescriptaccept 90 Days Stores your consent to use cookies

Managing Cookies

Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies on all website or not. Different browsers have different settings available to you. Below we have provided links to popular browsers on how access these settings. Generally, your browser will offer the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (“third party cookies”), or those from specific websites, including http://www.ditchelygroup.ie

“Ditchley Group” has tried to be as transparent as possible within this cookie policy. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org

Privacy Policy

General Statement

“Ditchley Group” respects your right to privacy. Visitors are advised that each time they visit http://www.ditchelygroup.ie, two general levels of information may be retained. The first level comprises statistical information collected and aggregated on a non-personal specific basis of all visitors to the site. The second is information which is personal or particular to a specific visitor who knowingly chooses to provide that information.

Collection and use of personal information

Contact Forms

Through contact forms on http://www.ditchelygroup.ie you have an opportunity to send us information. By submitting your data, you are providing us with some level of personal information. This information is not stored on our website database, however your data is emailed to our website email address where it is saved, so we can respond to your enquiry. Additionally, we may use your contact details to send you marketing material in the future. You may unsubscribe from any emails you receive after the first reply. “Ditchley Group” does not pass your data on to any third parties.

Subscribing to our Mail List

By choosing to sign up for our subscribe to our mail list you are consenting to your data being sent and stored by Mailchimp. You can find out more about how Mailchimp stores and handles you data here. https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

Collection and use of non-personal, statistical data

The statistical and analytical information provides only general information about the number of people who visit http://www.ditchelygroup.ie

This information helps us monitor traffic on the website so that we can manage the capacity and efficiency for the website. It also helps us to understand which parts of the site are most popular and to assess user behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the ” Ditchley Group ” website.

At ” Ditchley Group “, we have tried to be as transparent as possible within our cookie policy. It is worth noting that Third Party cookies are subject to change but we will endeavour to monitor these changes and update this notice as required.

This Cookies and Privacy Policy Page was last updated on the 25th May, 2018