Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the website.
1. What kind of Cookies do we use?
- First party cookies: installed by our own website.
- Third party cookies: installed by websites which don’t belong to us. For instance, where we include content from Youtube on our own website or buttons which users can use to share content on social networks, a user accessing such content from our own website may have cookies added from these third parties. Grommets Ltd doesn’t control these third party cookies and so the user must review the cookie policies of these other websites for further information.
2. Temporary Session Cookies
3. Online Chat Functionality
Our online chat facility is provided by tawk.to and the following cookies are used.
These are third party cookies that remember you so that we can link chat conversations together to provide a better service.
4. Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), to help us see how our website is used. Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions.
These cookies are used to store information including your IP address. This data may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United State. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We may use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website.
5. Google Maps
In some sections of our site, we use Google Maps to allow you to search by location. To learn more about how Google uses this information, please visit http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy
We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. The cookies expiration date varies, some expire after the session ends, others after twenty years.
Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Youtube video. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they may include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the behaviour of Youtube users, including information that links your visits to our website with your Google account if you are signed in to one. Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States. This cookie does not identify you personally unless you are logged into Google, in which case it is linked to your Google account. Find out more information on the YouTube embedding videos information page..
7. Social Share/Sign in Buttons
On many pages of our site we have installed social sharing buttons from third parties These allow our users to share pages and information that they find interesting on social networks they are registered with and to sign up to our websites via social media.
There may be scripts running from outside our domains, which we cannot control. If you click on these buttons they will be registering the information – including the fact that you visited our site – and in some cases could register this information, including the pages you look at, even if you do not click on the buttons but are logged in to their service.
For full information you should read the full privacy policies of each site:
8. How do I block cookies or change my cookie settings?
Most modern web browsers give you some control over cookies. You can set your web browser to accept or reject all cookies or to accept or reject specific cookies. You may also be able to set your browser to alert you every time a cookie is offered.
You can find out how to control and delete cookies on AboutCookies.org
The web services and cookies we use could change in the future. Any changes will be reflected within this document.