Privacy & Terms of Use

How does Texel.co.uk use cookies?

Cookies enable us to identify when you have logged in to the 'Members' area of the site. These cookies are ‘session cookies’ (set only for the duration of your visit) and are not ‘persistent cookies’ (used by some sites for repeat visitors). These cookies are strictly necessary and to enable you to move around the site and for the site to provide certain basic features.

We also make use of Google Analytics on texel.co.uk and cookies set by Google are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website and we will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source.

Please note that where we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be explicit about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

The information below explains the third party cookies we use and why:

Google Analytics
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
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YouTube
We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may 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 embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
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Adobe Flash Player
The Adobe Flash Player, used to provide video streaming on a number of pages within the Texel site, is also capable of storing information on your device. However, these cookies cannot be controlled through your web browser. Some web browser manufacturers are developing solutions to allow you to control these through your browser, but at the present time, if you wish to restrict or block Flash Cookies, then you must do this on the Adobe website.

 

How can I control cookies?

Web browser cookies:

If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your browser so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set.

If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.

The Texel website will work without cookies, but you will lose some features and functionality if you choose to disable cookies.

Should you have any questions about cookies, privacy or the terms of use of texel.co.uk then please don't hesitate to get in touch.