Privacy policy

Privacy Policy

The website, Newhaven Stravaigs, is a facility offered by the Newhaven Heritage Centre.  Also known as Newhaven Heritage, it is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Information gathered through the use of cookies is solely for the purposes of providing ease of use of website visitors.

Newhaven Heritage may change this notice. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy was last updated on 25th May 2018.

The General Data Protection Regulation is a new European framework for data protection laws. It gives you greater protection and rights and will give you more control over how your data is used. We fully support these new regulations and ha reflected our commitment to protect your rights and interests in our new Privacy Policy statement. We’ve provided clarity on what data we have, how we use it, why we need it and who has access to it.

You can download our new Privacy Notice for more information.

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are little text files which are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer or mobile device when you visit a webpage or application. Cookies work to make your experience browsing our site as smooth as possible and they remember your preferences so you don’t have to insert your details again and again.

There are different types of cookies. Some cookies come directly from our website and others come from third parties which place cookies on our site, this is explained here

Cookies we use

Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.

We currently use three varieties of cookies which operate on our website:

1. Essential cookies

Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. Without these cookies, some parts of our site just won’t work as they should.

2. Functional cookies

Functional cookies allow our site to remember your preferences, helping you to customise your experience on our site. That way we can remember you when you return to our site.

3. Performance improvers

These cookies tell us about how you use the site and they help us to make it better.  For example these cookies count the number of visitors to our website and see how visitors move around when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users find what they are looking for easily.

Only anonymised information is captured and used and the purpose is to provide you with content which is relevant to you.