Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Like most websites, our website uses cookies in order to help provide you with the best website experience we can. Cookies are small text files placed on your computer or mobile phone when you visit websites to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track anonymous visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. Cookies also help our website to work as you’d expect, to help usability and to improve the speed/security of the site.

Like many websites, we also obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses www.barnfield.ac.uk, or advertisements and other content served by or on behalf of Barnfield College on other websites. This information is used to provide measurement services and target advertisements. The Cookies we use on our website also sends IP addresses to Google Analytics to help us evaluate anonymized visitor data about web usage. This data is stored on Google’s servers according to Google’s Privacy & Terms. If you wish to opt-out of Google Analytics you can install their opt-out browser add-on.

Accepting cookies

If the settings on the web browser you are using to view our website are set to accept cookies, we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you not wish to accept using cookies from our site, you can do this by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies, however doing so will likely mean that parts of our site, and most other websites, will not work as you would expect.

If you wish to remove cookies from your web browser after using a website that uses them, you can find out how to do this, and find out more about cookies, at:

www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.