Privacy and Cookies

At the Ulverscroft Foundation, we believe strongly in protecting our users’ privacy. We will not wilfully disclose information about our users to any third party without first receiving our users’ consent.

This Privacy Policy sets out the privacy practices for the services offered on any Ulverscroft Foundation owned and/or operated websites (“the Website”).

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

Your Personal Information

All personal information you provide via the Website will be treated as private and confidential. Please see any pages where information is collected for further relevant information.

The Ulverscroft Foundation may compile data in aggregate form so that the Ulverscroft Foundation may better understand users that visit the Website. Aggregate data is anonymous and does not contain any personal information that identifies users.

Sharing of Information

The Ulverscroft Foundation will not sell, rent, trade or give away any user’s personal information or email lists to third parties without first obtaining the user’s consent.

The Website contains links to other websites. The Ulverscroft Foundation is not responsible for the privacy practices and/or the content of such websites. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


The Ulverscroft Foundation is committed to the security of our users’ personal information and we have security procedures in place to protect against loss, misuse or alteration of personal information under the Ulverscroft Foundation’s control.


See for more information about our cookie use and how you can restrict or block cookies.

Capturing of Personal Information outside the European Economic Area

From time to time the Ulverscroft Foundation may capture and process personal information outside the European Economic Area. When this is done the Ulverscroft Foundation will endeavour to comply with the requirements of any local data protection laws. In any event the Ulverscroft Foundation will capture and process such personal information in accordance with the requirements set out in the Data Protection Act 1998.

List of Website Cookies

Necessary cookies (1)

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
wp_user_stylesheet_switcher_js Allows users to change site styles. This is necessary for visually impaired users. 2.5 years HTTP Cookie

Statistical cookies (4)

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. We only use Google Analytics cookies for this purpose.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. Session HTTP Cookie
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Session HTTP Cookie
statistical Generated when Statistical cookies are accepted on this website. Simply used to remember this user action. 3 Months HTTP Cookie

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about the Ulverscroft Foundation’s privacy policy or concerns about personal information you have supplied to the Ulverscroft Foundation, please contact us.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.