The Prince of Wales website uses cookies to improve your browsing experience, and help us improve the website for all. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. We use the following types of cookies on this website:

Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of the website, for example to track information about which server is providing you with content.

Analytical/performance cookies: These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to the website, and see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works.

Functionality cookies:  These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make, and to provide you with an enhanced, more personal experience: for example by remembering your preferences about how the website looks, and detecting whether your brower is Javascript compatible.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use, including how long they will be stored on your browser or hard drive, in the table below.

You may also refuse to accept any of the cookies below by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. For a guide to disabling cookies, see www.allaboutcookies.org.  Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you visit the website.

More information about the individual cookies in use on the website:

Cookie Name

Purpose

cookie-agreed

This cookie remembers the user’s agreement to accept website cookies.

_ga

These cookies allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site, using a service provided by Google Analytics.

 _gat

_gali

Drupal.(name)

These cookies are used by the content management system to remember settings for various system features.

 

Use made of the information

We use information held about you in the following ways:

  • to enable us to tailor the site to your particular interests;
  • to ensure that the content from the site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
  • to provide you with information that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
  • to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;
  • to notify you about changes to our service.

We may also monitor user traffic on an aggregate basis in order to help us develop and improve the site for the benefit of all users. This data does not contain personal information. Please note in particular that statistical records are maintained of pages visited by users whether or not they have subscribed for any of our services.

All personal data will be held in a secure manner and will not be used for marketing purposes or used for any purpose not stated in this Privacy Policy or the Terms and Conditions of Use without your permission. We will however send personally identifiable information about you to other organisations, companies or people when:

  • we have your consent to share the information;
  • we respond to court orders or other legal processes;
  • we are required by law to provide information to others or we (in good faith) believe that we are required to do so by any order of the Courts or other competent body or agency;
  • we are required to do so for the protection or defence of rights or property or to protect the personal safety of Clarence House employees or the public at large; and
  • a service you have requested is supplied by a partner organisation on our behalf.

We will not otherwise sell or pass your personal data on to any third parties without first obtaining your consent.