Our Cookie Policy


This website uses cookies. We use cookies to personalise content, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services.

Cookies are small text files placed on your device when you visit a website or application. Your web browser (such as Google Chrome, Edge, Safari, Internet Explorer or Firefox) then sends these cookies back to the website on each subsequent visit so that they can remember things like preferences. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com/uk.

Cookies are very useful and do lots of different jobs. For example, they enable you to move between our web pages efficiently, they remember your preferences when you visit us again and generally improve your experience when browsing with us. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

Cookies last for different lengths of time depending on the job they do. There are session cookies and persistent cookies:

  • Session cookies only last for your online session and disappear from your device when you close your browser.
  • Persistent cookies stay on your device after the browser has been closed and last for the period of time specified in the cookie.

Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal data that we or others store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

Your Choices

Other than cookies that are strictly necessary for the provision of our website and services, we will only read or write cookies for the preference level you set when you first visit our website.

Please note that cookies set before you changed your settings will still be on your computer. You can remove them using your browser settings.

We also use a cookie to remember your cookie preferences. This means:

  • If you delete all your cookies you will have to update your preferences with us again – we’ll ask you when you next visit our website.
  • If you use a different device, computer profile or browser you will have to tell us your preferences again.

You can also manage your preferences relating to the use of cookies on our website by visiting our Cookie Details page here.

Cookies that we use

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • Performance Analysis -we use cookies to help us to analyse the use and performance of our website and services.
  • Shopping Cart - we use cookies to maintain the state of your shopping cart as you navigate our website.
  • Cookie Consent - we use cookies to store your preferences in relation to the use of cookies more generally

More details of the cookies can be found on our Cookie Details page here.

Cookies used by our service providers

Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website. Please note that we have no direct control over these third party cookies, and you should check the relevant third party websites for more information about these.

We use Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics. Google Analytics gathers anonymised information about the use of our website by means of cookies. The information gathered is used to create reports about the use of our website. You can find out more about Google's use of information by visiting https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites and you can review Google's privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

We use a Facebook pixel on our website. Using the pixel, Facebook collects information about the users and use of our website. The information is used to personalise Facebook advertisements and to analyse the use of our website. To find out more about the Facebook pixel and about Facebook's use of personal data generally, see the Facebook cookie policy at https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/and the Facebook privacy policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy. The Facebook cookie policy includes information about controlling Facebook's use of cookies to show you advertisements. If you are a registered Facebook user, you can adjust how advertisements are targeted by following the instructions at https://www.facebook.com/help/1075880512458213/.

We use Elfsight to provide widgets for our website including those that provide social media feeds including Instagram. This service uses cookies for the functionality of our Instagram photo wall. You can view the privacy policy of this service provide rat https://elfsight.com/privacy-policy/.

We use YouTube to host videos and embed them on our site, for example in our articles and posts. This service uses cookies and access to these videos is subject to YouTube’s terms and conditions. YouTube is owned by Google and you can view their privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.You can also opt out of all YouTube watch history on the YouTube website.

More details of the cookies can be found on our Cookie Details page here.

Managing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

Blocking all cookies, will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

Our details

This website is owned and operated by Wyntercon CIO.

We are registered in England and Wales under company registration number CE013885 and Registered Charity number 1178076, and our registered office is at Langney Community Centre, Etchingham Road, Eastbourne BN23 7DX.

You can contact us by post, to the postal address given above, using our website contact form or by email at privacy@wyntercon.org

Wyntercon CIO Cookie Policy v.1.2 effective 1 July 2020