The Willows Lodge 5343 Web Site Privacy Statement
The Willows Lodge 5343 own and operates this web site.
The Willows Lodge 5343 does not capture and store any personal information about individuals who access this Web site, except where you voluntarily choose to give us your personal details via email, or by using an electronic form, or enquiring about any of our services. In these latter cases, the personal data you give the Willows Lodge will be used exclusively for providing you with the information you have requested. We do not pass any of your personal data to outside organisations and/or individuals, except with your express consent
We encourage you to accept the cookies our website uses as they help us to improve the user experience for you and many others.
The cookies we use are:
We use Google Analytics to monitor how our visitors use our website. For example to find out how many people are using the site and which content is the most popular. This information is then used to improve the user experience on our website.
Google Analytic cookies will have the following names:
- _utmz, etc.
To opt out of Google Analytics, you can use the analytics opt out browser add-on
To delete cookies or reject cookies
We recommend you allow the cookies we set by this website as they help us provide a better service.
If you do not want to receive cookies from this website, select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options, then add our domain to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from.
Under settings you can also delete individual cookies or any cookies that your browser has stored.
Summary of terms
Used to locate and display Web pages via a software application. The most popular ones are Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Firefox. Users may experience some display problems with other browsers.
Message given to a web browser by a web server. The message is then stored by the browser in a text file called cookie.txt. Each time the browser requests a page from the server, this message is sent back. A cookie’s main objective is to identify users and personalise their visit by customising web pages for them for example by welcoming them by name next time they visit the same site. A site using cookies will usually invite you to provide personal information such as your name, e-mail address and interests
IP (Internet Protocol)
All networks connected to the Internet speak IP, the technical standard that allows data to be transmitted between two devices. TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) is responsible for making sure messages get from one host to another and that the messages are understood
If you are connected to the Internet you have one, for example it may look something like this 188.8.131.52
Delivers (serves up) web pages to your computer
Linking to another site from the website
Our website contains links to other sites, mainly those of masonic content, but also to those of other third parties. The Willows Lodge 5343 is not responsible for the privacy practices within any of these other sites. You should be aware of this when you leave the Willows Lodge Website and we encourage you to read the privacy statements on other websites you visit.
Last updated: Jan 2017