Privacy policy

Sykes Cottages is sensitive to privacy issues on the Internet. We believe that it is important you know how we treat the information we receive about you on the Internet and how the information is collected.

In general, you may visit the site without telling us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about you. Our servers collect the domain names, operating system in use (e.g., Macintosh, Windows) and browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer). This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the Site, pages viewed, etc. Sykes Cottages uses this information to measure the use of our Site and to improve the content of our Site. E-mail addresses and other personally identifiable information such as first and last name, telephone number, and other similar information are known only when voluntarily provided by a visitor for registration or other participation of visitors in any available online interactive activities.

Use Of Your Information

We may use the personal information you provide for any of the following purposes: (1) to understand the use of our Site and make improvements; (2) to fulfill prizes; (3) to respond to specific requests from visitors; (4) to protect the security or integrity of our Site when necessary; (5) to send you notices and solicitations regarding Site and our businesses; and (6) in general to promote and market products to you. These solicitations may take the form of mailings or other couriers, telephone calls, e-mail solicitations and other methods of contact. If you do not want to receive these solicitations from us using your personally identifiable information, please notify us.

At times, we may conduct online surveys to better understand the needs and profiles of our visitors. When we conduct a survey, we will try to let you know how we will use the information at the time we collect the information from you on the Internet.

Disclosures Of Your Information

Unless otherwise disclosed during the collection, personally identifiable information that may be collected in connection with visitors to this Site is retained by Sykes Cottages. Sykes Cottages do not sell, transfer or otherwise disclose this personally identifiable information outside this company, except where disclosure is required by law.

Other Websites

This Site may contain links to other sites of third parties. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those other sites. We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. You are responsible for checking this policy when you visit our Site to review the current policy. If you do not agree with the policy, you should cease use of the Site immediately.

Cookies

A technology called "cookies" allows websites to provide you with tailored information and an improved browsing experience. A "cookie" is a tiny element of data that a web site can send to your browse, usually containing specific information and for a specific purpose. For more information about cookies please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.


Additional Information

Cookie

Domain

Name

Purpose

Further Information

Google Analytics

Google.com

__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz

Google Analytics' cookies are used to collect anonymous information about how people use our website. We actively use this information to help us improve our site for the benefit of our customers.

Google Analytics Privacy Policy

Google +1

Google.com

PREF, NID

Google uses cookies to track its 'Google +1' system. For further details on this please see Google's privacy policy.

Google Plus One Privacy Policy

Sykes Tracking

Sykescottages.co.uk

rfx_code, rfx_path, rfx_source

Sykes Cottages uses these cookies to assess how visitors arrive at the Sykes website. This helps us ensure we're reaching customers where and when they need us.


Yahoo Search Marketing

Sykescottages.co.uk

ysm_{x}

Sykes Cottages uses these cookies to assess how visitors arrive at the Sykes website. For more details on Yahoo Search Marketing, please see Yahoo's privacy policy.

Yahoo Privacy Policy

Hosting Load Balancing

Sykescottages.co.uk

AWSELB

This cookie is essential in order for our site to function and is used to help us balance our web traffic. This ensures we provide an optimal browsing experience for every visitor.

AWS Privacy Policy

PHP SESSION

Sykescottages.co.uk

PHPSESSID

Essential to website operation, storing technical information needed in order to make website function correctly during browsing eg. Cottage Search function etc.

Sykes Privacy Policy

SagePay

Sagepay.com

JSESSIONID

Essential to operation of website. Used by the SagePay secure payment gateway.

SagePay Privacy Policy

Burst Media

Ad.yieldmanager.com

uid

bh

Sykes Cottages works with selected partners to ensure we reach new and existing customers who may be interested in booking a cottage with us.

Burst Media Privacy Policy

Doubleclick.net

id

addthis.com, s7addthis.com

uid, uit, psc, user_segment, __atuv, uvc

SmartAdServer

smartadserver.com, www4.smartadserver.com

Iab, comp

SmartAdServer Privacy Policy

AppNexus

Adnxs.com

anj, sess, uuid2

App Nexus Privacy Policy

Improved Digital

Ad.360yield.com

tuuid, pxl, um

Improved Digital Privacy Policy

AdMeld

Tag.admeld.com

Meld_sess

AdMeld Privacy Policy

Struq

Struq.com

Pref, PREF

Struq Privacy Policy

Yahoo Search Marketing

Yahoo.com, overture.com

B, BX

Yahoo Privacy Policy

Rubicon

rubiconproject.com , pixel.rubiconproject.com

rpb, put_288, rpx

Rubicon Privacy Policy

PubMatic

pubmatic.com

KRTBCOOKIE_121, PUBRETARGET

View PubMatic Privacy Policy

Zedo

Zedo.com

FFgeo, FFBbh, ZEDOIDA

Zedo Privacy Policy

Advertising.com

Advertising.com

C2

Advertising.com Privacy Policy

OpenX

openx.net

i

OpenX Privacy Policy

Atlas Solutions

atdmt.com

AA002, MUID


Weborama

aimfar.solution.weborama.fr

_adprofile

Weborama Privacy Policy

Facebook

Facebook.com

datr, lsd, reg_fb_gate, reg_fb_ref

Cookies are set by Facebook when visiting our site having previously logged into Facebook elsewhere. For further details please see Facebook's privacy policy.

Facebook Privacy Policy


Access Rights

You have a right to access the personal data that is held about you. Please write to us at the following address to obtain a copy of the personal information Sykes Cottages holds about you: Sykes Cottages, Lime Tree House, Hoole Lane, Chester, CH2 3EG, enclosing your postal details.