1. What Information May We Collect About You?

If you contact us or use some services within the Site we may collect some limited personal information about you such as your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address.

Although the privacy policy below has been developed to take account of the rapid development of internet technology it is subject to change. Any such changes will be notified on this page.

2. Will We Share Your Information With Anyone Else?

Any personal information that you provide to us will be used for the purpose stated at the time we request it. We may wish to use personal details you have provided to us to send you information in relation to the Site from time to time, and also to pass that data to other companies for sales, marketing and market research purposes. If you would prefer us not to pass on this data to other companies in this way please let us know.

3. How Long Will We Keep Your Personal Information On File?

We will not keep your information for longer than is necessary and you may update your information from time to time. You have a right under the Data Protection Act 1998 to ask what information we hold about you. You can do this by writing to us at Portland Broadcasting Limited, 4 Selsdon Way, London E14 9GL. You may be charged a fee for this information.

4. What Are Cookies? How Do You Manage Them?

Http Cookies
These cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a web site. The cookie then communicates with the originating web site when you visit it again, and may communicate with other websites that recognise the cookie.

Local Shared Objects or Flash Cookies
These cookies are referred to as Local Shared Objects or Flash Cookies. They are pieces of data that websites and applications which use Adobe Flash store on your computer or device to collect information on how you navigate those websites and to store preferences you have set.

5. Why do website developers use cookies?

Cookies make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier, and help to improve websites. Without cookies, a web site could not remember a user's preferences or registration details for a future visit.

Websites use cookies mainly because they save time and make the browsing experience more efficient and enjoyable.

Cookies also enable websites to monitor their users' web surfing habits and profile them for marketing purposes.

6. What cookies does xxxaware use?

None of the cookies used on our website gather personal information about you.

Below are the names of the performance cookies we use:



Cookie Name Name Description
Functionality cookie Xxxaware_cookie Xxxaware.co.uk functionality cookie.  This is used regarding the single click to hide the cookie tab.
Get Clicky Analytics _jsuid

first_pv_100572907
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.
Google Analytics _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz, _utmv 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.

7. How to manage cookies

We believe it is preferable that you accept cookies when using our site. If you disable cookies on xxxaware or any other site it is likely to result in a disrupted browsing experience.



Below are details on how to manage cookies


Http Cookies

Http cookies can be controlled via your browser settings. The Help function of your browser will tell you how. Alternatively, click on your preferred browser from the list below and review the information provided.


PC Mac Ipad / iPhone
Google Chrome Google Chrome Safari
Mozila Firefox Mozila Firefox  
Internet Explorer Safari  
Safari    
Opera    

Google Chrome (PC) The following article applies to the Google Chrome browser on Windows, Mac, Linux and Chromebooks. It details how to adjust your cookie permission settings, delete cookies, block or allow cookies by default and how to make exceptions for cookies from specific websites or domains.
http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647


Google Chrome (Mac) Choose 'Chrome' from the main navigation then 'Preferences' then 'Under the Hood'. Click on the 'Content Settings' button and allow local data to be set if you wish to accept cookies.

Firefox (PC)
How to turn cookie storage off and on in Firefox
http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies

How to remove cookies that have already been stored by websites
http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Deleting%20cookies


How to block certain websites from storing cookies
http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Blocking%20cookies


How to block websites other than the one you’re currently visiting (3rd parties) from storing cookies
http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Disabling%20third%20party%20cookies


Firefox (Mac) Choose 'Firefox' from the main navigation then 'Preferences' and click on the 'Privacy' tab. Chose 'Use Custom Settings for History' option from the drop down in the History section and select your cookie setting preferences.


Internet Explorer (PC) Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Internet Options', then click on the 'Privacy' tab. Ensure that your privacy level is set to medium or below which will enable cookies in your browser. Settings above medium will disable cookies. Further details on cookie management can be found in Internet Explorer Help by hitting F1 on your keyboard and entering the search term 'cookies'.


Safari (PC) Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option. Click on 'Security', check the option that you desire in the 'Accept Cookies' section.

Safari (Mac) Choose 'Safari' from the main navigation then 'Preferences' and click on the 'Privacy' tab. In the 'Block Cookies' section specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites.

SafarI (IOS used by Iphones and iPads) Tap the settings icon, select Safari from the list that appears, tap 'Accept Cookies' option and select your preference.

Opera (PC) Tools >Preferences>Advanced>Cookies
To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit http://aboutcookies.org

8. Any Queries?

If you have any queries or concerns about privacy on the Site please contact us at Portland Broadcasting Limited, 4 Selsdon Way, London E14 9GL