Privacy and Cookie Policy


Cookies in use on this site

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.

Our cookies help us:

Make our website work as you'd expect

Save you having to login every time you visit the site

Remember your settings during and between visits

Improve the speed/security of the site

We do not use cookies to:

Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)

Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)

Pass data to advertising networks

Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below:

Granting us permission to use cookies
If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this at http://www.allaboutcookies.orghowever doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.


When you access and use the Website the pages that you access, together with a cookie, will be downloaded to your computer.  Cookies are software applications which store information about your visit to our Website on your hard drive.  This information supplied by cookies can help us to provide you with a better experience when using our Website and the Website Services by analysing the way in which the people use the Website.  Cookies do not identify you personally but they do identify your computer. 

You are able to disable cookies using your browser software (for information on how to do this check your browser information/help facilities). You will still be able to browse the Website if you do not enable cookies, but you must enable cookies if you wish to use the areas reserved for registered users.


We may use the information collected by cookies to monitor the performance of the Website and the Website Services. Such information will not disclose your individual identity or personally identifiable data without your permission.

To find out more about cookies and how they work then visit 

How we protect your information

The internet is not a secure medium and therefore it is inherent that any email or information sent to the Website or submitted to enable use of or when using the Website Services may be liable to be compromised.  We have several security procedures in place to try to protect your personal information including firewalls, password protection and encryption.

Sharing or transferring information

Due to the global nature of the internet the information you provide to us may be transferred to countries outside the European Economic Area when it is in transit over the internet.  As a result it may pass through countries that do not have the same type of data protection laws and protections in place as are complied with by West Norfolk Carers.  We have taken the technical steps set out above to try and improve the security of your information when in transit over the internet.  By submitting your information to us you consent to these types of transfer.

We only disclose your information to third parties if we are under a duty to do so to fulfil a legal obligation or to enforce our own contractual agreements or to protect the rights, property or safety of our members and users of the website services or others.  This may include the exchange of information with third parties for the purposes of prevention of criminal activities. 

Third Party Websites

We will not be responsible for the conduct or content of third party websites, including without limitation, any link contained in a third-party website.

Updating your information

If any of your information that you have provided to West Norfolk Carers changes, for example if you change your email address or name or if you wish to cancel your newsletter please let us know the correct details by sending an email to the following email address If you already receive information from West Norfolk Carers, we will continue to send it unless you tell us otherwise by writing to us at West Norfolk Carers, 20 Thoresby College, Queen Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1HX

December 2016