Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

When visiting the Hobby-Directory website or App you would have noticed that on the bottom of each page is information explaining that we use cookies on the website and App and you are provided a link inviting you to review this cookie policy to help manage your preferences. If you do not manage your preferences despite the information on the bottom of each page, we will presume that you have consented to us using the cookies detailed in this cookie policy. We can’t always control third party cookies that are stored on your computer or machine from both the website or App and where this is the case you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage them.

How we use cookies on our websites:

  • We use cookies on our website and App to enable us to provide you with a service you have requested. Eg. a cookie used to enable you to log into your account on the Hobby-Directory website or
  • permitting communication between your web browser and the website.
  • We use analytics cookies to help us understand how our users engage with our website and App. Eg. Totalling the number of different people using our website and App or a particular feature or totalling the number of users viewing our website and App.
  • We use cookies to allow you to share content directly on the social networking/sharing sites like Facebook, Twitter etc.

It may hinder your usage of our website without these cookies.

How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?

If you want to reject cookies we use from our website or App you will need to:

  • delete the cookies from your browser and/or
  • if you only want to reject some or all of the third party cookies you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them.
  • Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of our website or App.

Third party cookies:

Some of the cookies described in the “How we use cookies on this website” section above are stored on your machine by third parties when you use our websites. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. They are used to allow that third party to

  • provide a service to us, for example analytics. For more information on these cookies and how to disable them, please see the third party’s individual privacy policy listed below:
  • Facebook: Social Sharing Facebook store cookies which allows the Facebook “Like” and “Share” social sharing functionality but only if you click on the Facebook “Like” or “Share” buttons on our websites. Privacy Policy
  • Twitter: Social Sharing Twitter also store cookies which allow their social sharing functionality including the “Tweet” and “follow” functions and to generate usage information during your visit to our websites. Privacy Policy
  • Google: Analytics Google provides anonymised data about the visits made to our website. Privacy Policy

We may update this policy from time to time so you may want to check it each time you visit our website. Last updated 1st August 2016