Cookie Policy

Introduction

This statement refers to the website provided and managed by Disability Snowsport UK, Registered Charity numbers 287106 and SC040699, and Company Registration 1681335.
 
Disability Snowsport UK’s website is www.disabilitysnowsport.org.uk
In the statement below, Disability Snowsport UK and DSUK are the same organisation.
 

What are cookies?

Our website uses cookies, just like almost all websites do. Cookies help you having an easy and safe website browsing experience.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites. The cookie is placed there for the purpose of recognising your specific browser / computer combination when you return to the same website.

Cookies help websites to:

  • work as you would expect
  • remember your settings during and between visits
  • improve the speed and security of the site
Cookies cannot be used to identify you personally.

All cookies have an owner which tells you who the cookie belongs to. The owner is the domain specified in the cookie. Our domain is disabilitysnowsport.org.uk

A “party” means the website that is placing the cookie. If DSUK places a cookie, then it will be a first-party cookie. Our website will also have cookies placed by other websites. They are called “third-party” cookies.
 

Cookies on our website

We do not use cookies to:
  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions


Website statistics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help our website analyse how users use our website without identifying you personally.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. By using our website you consent to the processing of data about you by Google to issue some statistics about your usage of our website.

 

YouTube cookies

The YouTube cookies on our website are third-party cookies. We embed videos from our YouTube channel using YouTube privacy-enhanced mode. YouTube may still 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 our embedded videos.

For more information please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

 

Other social media and online fundraising websites cookies

We use social media websites to promote DSUK and interact with our members and the public. The social media websites we use are our Blog, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and YouTube (see above).

The fundraising websites we use are JustGiving and Virgin Money Giving.
 
We have placed icons on our website to allow people to be easily directed to those websites. This will generate cookies when you access them. For more information about their cookies, you need to refer to the cookie policies of those websites.

 

Other cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

  • Allowing you to complete a Contact Us form on our website
  • Remembering your preferences of text size
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Current list of cookies on our website

After running a basic cookie audit on our website (using the Attacat audit tool), this is our understanding of the list of cookies we found our website.

This is a list of cookies that have been placed by DSUK:
 

 

Name of cookie
Purpose of cookie
_utma
_utmb
_utmc
_utmz
These cookies are Google Analytics cookies.
They are used to measure how people use our website. It does not identify you personally; it just collects data about your visit to our website.
These cookies activate when you start browsing through the different website pages.
PHPSESSID
This is a session cookie, which disappears when you leave our website.

 

Navigating to another website

This Cookie Statement applies to the Disability Snowsport UK website only. Our website has links to other websites owned by other organisations. DSUK does not pass on any personal information about you to any other website when you link to another website from this one.

If you use a link from the DSUK website to another website, you must read their privacy and cookie statement to find out how they may use any personal information that you may give them.
 

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on the browser that you are using to view this website are adjusted to accept cookies, we take this and your continued use of our website to mean that you accept the cookies on our website. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our website you can learn how by visiting the Attacat website.

 

More about cookies

Turning cookies off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies. You can learn how by visiting the Attacat website. Doing so however might limit the functionality of websites you browse because cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.

 

Spyware

If you are concerned about "spyware", rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.

The cookie information in this statement was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing (see www.attacat.co.uk), a marketing agency based in Edinburgh. If you need similar information for other websites you can use their free cookie audit tool.

 

Cookie statement changes

Disability Snowsport UK may change this Cookie Statement at any time. You are advised to read this statement regularly so that you are satisfied with it in case of any changes.

How to contact us

If you have any questions regarding this Cookie Statement, please contact us at:

 
Disability Snowsport UK
Glenmore Lodge Grounds
Aviemore PH22 1QU
 
You can also email us at admin@disabiltysnowsport.org.uk