Cookie Policy

Information about our use of cookies

This policy explains how we use cookies on this website, https://www.goldenchartertrust.co.uk/  (this “Website”). We recommend that you read our cookies policy so that you are aware of how we use them and can take steps to reject or delete the cookies if you do not agree to them being used.

Cookies are small text files stored on your device and used by website operators in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the operators of the website or certain third parties. Each cookie usually contains a unique string of characters, which allows a website to distinguish your browser or device from other users. In this cookies policy, we also use the term “cookie” to mean any other similar technology, such as web beacons, local stored objects (such as “Flash cookies”), and pixel tags.

We use cookies to enable you to navigate between pages and to generally improve your user experience, to analyse how users interact with this Website and to identify how users come to this Website.

We may combine information collected via cookies with information such as your IP address, the type of browser, device and operating system, for example to provide statistical information about visitors to the Website. Where this Website uses third party cookies, you should check with the relevant third party to see how they use cookies (see section 2 below).

You can find out more about cookies at http://www.allaboutcookies.org. The user instructions for your browser or device will explain how you can control the use of cookies on your device.

Cookies we use

The cookies that we currently use on the Site are summarised in more detail in below.

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of this Website.

Analytical/performance cookies. They will allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around this Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way this Website works, for example, by ensuring that uses are funding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to this Website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, you choice of language or region).

[We do not currently use any functional cookies]

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to this Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make this Website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

[We do not currently use any targeting cookies]

Third party cookies. In addition to the cookies listed above, we also use the following third party cookies for performance and functional purposes, to provide additional function and make it easier for you to share content on this Website. These are cookies that are set by a third party when you access this Website, and are controlled by that third party.

Accepting and rejecting cookies

Other than those cookies listed as being strictly necessary for the operation of this Website, we will not deploy any cookies without your consent. When you arrive at the website for the first time, a banner is displayed notifying you about the use of cookies. By clicking “Okay, thanks” you consent to the use of cookies described in this policy.

If you wish to use this Website and do not consent to the use of cookies (or certain cookies), you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser or device that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access this Website or certain features offered through this website.

Third party platforms

We use Google Maps on our Contact Us webpage to provide detailed information on how to locate us. Google’s privacy notice can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy. For more information on third party cookies see section 2.5

Changes to this policy

This cookie policy may be amended by us at any time. Please check this page periodically so that you are aware of any changes.

Contact us

For further information from us on any of this cookies policy or for any queries relating to them, please contact us by email at enquiries@goldenchartertrust.co.uk or write to us at:

The Golden Charter Trust
Canniesburn Gate
10 Canniesburn Drive
Glasgow
G61 1BF