Cookie Policy

About our cookie policy

Here we explain what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand the types of cookies we use, the information we collect using them, how that information is used and how to control your cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.
Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.
Your consent applies to the following domains:
blackpoolheritage.com

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. They help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyse what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies ?

As most online services, our website uses first-party cookies and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing you with a better and improved user experience and helping to speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use ?

Essential: Some are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, they allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. This data helps us understand and analyse how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and more efficient experience on future visits to the website.

The list below details the cookies used in our website.

CookieDescription
GDPR Compliance (Necessary)This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
GDPR Compliance (Non-necessary)This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Non-necessary".
GDPR Compliance (Viewed Policy)When you record your consent either by clicking on the Accept or the Reject button, the GDPR cookie consent plugin installs a cookie named viewed_cookie_policy. This cookie only stores the value ‘yes’ on the accept event and ‘no’ on reject.
Google AnalyticsThis cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.
Google AnalyticsThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
Google Analytics VisitorsThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.
JSessionUsed by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users' state across page requests.
System ProtectionThis cookie is set by the Cloudflare service to identify trusted web traffic. It does not correspond to any user ID in our web site, pages or applications nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information.
Tour BookingLinking cookie to allow booking system to function with the web site. Contains no personal information.

How can I control my cookie preferences ?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab at the bottom of your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.