Privacy Policy

Cleaver Fulton Rankin is committed to protecting the privacy of individuals who use our website. If you provide personal information such as name and address details via forms on the website, you agree to us contacting you about the information which you request.  Under no circumstances will your personal information be sold or used by any other organisation.

Use of cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer by your web browser.  This is used to collect information about your web use and helps us to provide you with a better and more personalised service. Some of the cookies which we use are essential so that our website works efficiently.

However we do not use cookies to store personal information about individual users or to personally identify any individual. Our use of cookies does not pose any threat to your personal privacy nor does it in any way compromise the security of your computer.

We also use Google Analytics to track users so that we can monitor usage of our website and compile reports on activity. This information is collected anonymously and does not identify any individual user. The sort of information we collect relates to website trends including the number of visitors to our website, the pages visited, typical length of stay, average number of pages viewed and how visitors have come to our site, all of which helps us improve our website for you.

The following cookies are set by Google Analytics:

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In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our website and it is updated with each page view. The cookie will expire 2 years from set/update.

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These cookies work together to establish how long a visitor is on our website. These cookies will expire 30 minutes from set/update.

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This cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach our website, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link. The cookie will expire 6 months from set/update.

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This cookie is necessary to enable you to move around the website and to use certain features which you have requested. This is a session cookie and so is deleted when you close the browser.

If you would like more information on the use of these cookies please visit:

https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies

The European Directive 2009/136/EC entered UK law as ‘The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011’ and requires that users must be able to opt out from having cookies stored on their computer.

We recommend that you allow our website to use the cookies detailed above. If you do not, most of our website will function as normal although functions that rely on cookies will obviously be disabled. These functions include our online “Contact Us” form.

If you do not want us to use cookies in your browser, you can remove cookies from your computer’s hard drive, or set your browser to block cookies or to send a warning notice before a cookie is stored on your computer.

If you do not either allow or disable the cookies, this website will continue to set cookies as necessary. This accords with guidance from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) on ‘implied opt-in’.