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Barker Brooks Communications Limited Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. As part of the services we provide you, we need to collect some of your personal data.

When interacting with you through our websites, apps, products and digital services we also record:

  • Personal information, so you can enjoy the services provided by Barker Brooks
  • Data from your device, through files called “cookies”, to improve the performance and appearance of the products.

Under this Privacy Policy, responsibility for processing your personal data lies with:

  • Barker Brooks Communications Limited. Registered in England, company 08205584 with its registered office at: Sanderson House Station Road, Horsforth, Leeds, England, LS18 5NT.
  • We are registered with the office of the Information Commissioner for our data processing activities. Our registration number is Z7780806.
  • Barker Brooks may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st April 2018.

IP Addresses & Cookies

We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

For the same reason our website and some of our third-party providers may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive allowing websites to recognise one user from another. Cookies can be deleted from your hard drive if you want to. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but your web browser can be altered so as to prevent acceptance.

At no point will your data be captured and sold to third parties without your consent.

Cookies help us to improve our websites and to deliver a better and more personalised service.

We use them to:

  • Estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
  • Store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our websites according to your individual interests.
  • Speed up your searches.
  • Recognise you when you return to our websites.

Third Party Suppliers

We use third-party suppliers that use cookies are as follows:

  • Google Analytics – this enables us to track our website traffic;
  • Google AdSense – this enables us to display adverts from Google on our website;
  • YouTube – this enables us to display videos on our website;
  • Google Double Click For Publishers – this enables us to display adverts on our website;
  • You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari) which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our websites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our websites.

Please note that our advertisers may also use cookies, over which we have no control. If you wish to opt out of personalised advertising from Google, you can do so by visiting Ads Settings.

External Links To Other Websites

Our websites may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our Website, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement.


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