Cookies

What Are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is sent from a website and stored in a user’s internet browser or their hard drive at the same time as the user is browsing that website. Wellesley & Co. Limited (us or we or our) use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website www.wellesley.co.uk (Site). Cookies also enable us to identify you on subsequent visits with a view to improving your browsing experience. Cookies cannot transmit viruses and similarly they cannot install malware onto your computer, however they can be used for tracking purposes and as such are a privacy concern to some users. By continuing to browse this Site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Which Cookies Does Wellesley & Co. Use?

Our Site and platform uses cookies that fall into four categories which have been defined by the International Chamber of Commerce as follows: Strictly Necessary, Performance, Functionality and Targeting.

Strictly Necessary Cookies – These are absolutely essential for the operation of our Site. They include cookies that enable you to access to secure areas of our Site (such as accessing your account areas.). If these cookies are blocked it may affect the functionality of the site.

Performance Cookies – These collect information about how visitors use our websites so that we can improve the functionality and performance of our website and ultimately make it easier for you to use the various features of the Site.

Functionality Cookies – These allow us to recognise you when you return to our Site so we can remember your preferences and choices; this could include remembering customisation changes that you request.

Targeting Cookies – These cookies are used to gather information about your browsing preferences so that we may provide you with information and advertisements that are more relevant to you. We may also share this information with third parties.

Please note however that third parties (including for example provides of external services, advertising networks) may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

Can I Block Cookies?

Although most cookies are completely harmless and typically improve your browsing experience, they can easily be blocked by adjusting the privacy settings on your internet browser. Please note that some sections of our website may not function correctly if cookies are blocked (such as any secure areas of our Site).

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire no later than 2 years.

Where Can I Find Out More?

The following links provide further general information on cookies and also how you can adjust your privacy settings.

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Contacting Us

Any questions, comments and requests regarding this cookie policy should be addressed to info@wellesley.co.uk.