Cookie Policy

 

Updated 22nd May 2018.

Our website and online services, along with most other websites, use cookies and similar technologies. For the purpose of this policy, 'cookies' and 'similar technologies' will be referred to collectively as 'cookies'.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files containing pieces of information or code installed in the browser to assist us, the Owner, in providing the service for the purposes described. Cookies enable users to navigate around the website and (where appropriate) allow us to continually improve the website and make it more efficient to use on future visits.

Some of the purposes which cookies are installed may require the Users consent. 

Where the installation of cookies require consent, such consent can be freely withdrawn following the instructions provided in this document.

There are different types of cookies we use on this website:

Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain on your browsing device only for as long as you are on the website and are deleted after each visit. We use some 'strictly necessary' cookies within our website which are needed for the functioning of the website. These are limited to those activities to provide you with the services you have requested, for example "the shopping basket and checkout", and therefore must be allowed to continue with that service or for the distribution of traffic to navigate from page to another.

Persistent cookies which remain on your browsing device until expiry or deletion (many of these have automatic deletion dates). Persistent cookies may store your personal preferences, for example your language preferences on multi-lingual sites. They may also be used to record activity you may have previously completed, such as completing an online survey, so that you are not asked to complete the survey every time you use the site. They operate to save the User's browsing preference and to optimize the browsing experience.

In addition we use other cookies or third parties that install cookies:

We collect anonymous information that will help us understand visitor browsing habits on our website; compile statistical reports on website activity, e.g. number of visitors and the pages they visit; in some cases, remember information about you when you visit our site. We may need to do this to provide some of our services. 

We sometimes use third parties to assist us in the analysis of visits to and performance of our website, but no personal information is collected and no personal information is sent to the third parties for this purpose.  Please refer to the privacy policy of the listed services for detailed information. 

For statistical analytics we use the services of Google Inc. which is a third party to enable us to monitor and analyse web traffic and can be used to track user behaviour. 

Google analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. Google analytics analyses data collected to track and examine the use of this website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.  Google may use the data collected to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network. Their Privacy Policy is here Google privacy policy and you can contact them here Google Contact for details.

We also use third party SEO management companies to analyse our data provided by Google to provide statistical reports to us for the purposes as described above.

We do not use cookies to track your use of the internet after you leave our site, nor do we use them to store any personal information in them that others could read and understand.

Interaction with social networks and platforms

We have share buttons on our website which will direct you to a third party and are listed below. This type of service allows interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of this website.  This interaction is always subject to the User's privacy settings for each of their chosen social network. This type of service might still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when users do not use it. 

Facebook Share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Facebook Social network provided by Facebook Inc.  Their privacy policy can be found here FB privacy policy together with their contact details. Personal Data Collected: Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

 

Twitter Share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Twitter Social network provided by Twitter Inc.  Their privacy policy can be found here T Privacy Policy together with their contact details. Personal Data Collected: Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

Linkedin Share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Linkedin Social network provided by Linkedin Corporation.  Their privacy policy can be found here L Privacy Policy  together with their contact details. Personal Data Collected : Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

Instagram Share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Instagram Social network provided by Facebook Inc.  Their privacy policy can be found here I Privacy Policy together with their contact details. Personal Data Collected : Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

Pinterest Share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with Pinterest social network provided by Pinterest . Their privacy policy can be found here P Privacy Policy together with their contact details. Personal Data Collected: Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

Google + Share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Facebook Social network provided by Google Inc.  Their privacy policy can be found here Google privacy policy together with their contact details. Personal Data Collected: Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

Remarketing and Behavioural targeting

This type of service allows this website and its partners to inform, optimise and serve advertising based on past use of the website by the user. This activity is performed by tracking usage data and by using cookies, information is transferred to the partners and managed the remarketing and behavioural targeting activity. You may opt out of a third party services’ by checking your own privacy settings and contacting the third parties below

Facebook Advertising and Facebook Conversion tracking (Facebook Inc.) Facebook Ads conversion tracking is an analysis service provided by Facebook Inc. that collects data from Facebook advertising which we use to advertised to potential and existing customers. .  Their privacy policy can be found here FB privacy policy together with their contact details. Personal data collected: Cookie and Usage data

Google adwords conversion tracking ( Google Inc.)

Google Adwords conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Facebook Inc. that collects data from Google Adwords advertising which we use to advertised to potential and existing customers. .  Their privacy policy can be found here Privacy Policy together with their contact details. Personal data collected: Cookie and Usage data.

 

Changing your cookie settings, and how to withdrawn consent to the installation of cookies

You can block any cookies from any website through your browser settings. For more specific information about how to do this and how to manage cookies to suit your preferences, including deleting those that have already been added to your computer, Users can find information about how to manage their cookies in the most commonly used browsers at the following links

Google Chrome

Apple Safari

Firefox

Microsoft Internet Explorer     

If you share the use of a computer, accepting or rejecting the use of cookies will affect all users of that computer.

If you continue to use this site without disabling cookies we will take that as your consent for us to place cookies on your computer. Please remember if you do disable cookies then some parts of our website may not work properly and you will not be able to use some of our services. Whereby, Cookies are installed by third parties, users can manged their preferences and withdrawal of their consent by using the means of using the third party’s privacy document provided in this document. We recommend you use the resources provided in this document.

The installation of third party cookies through the services used by us cannot be technically controlled by us and it is advised that the user consult the privacy policy of each third party listed on this document.

Personal Data Collected : Cookies & Usage Data Place of processing: United States

Data controller

Pickards ( Leeds ) Ltd

26-30 North Lane, Leeds, LS6 3HE

Contact email: privacy@pickardproperties.co.uk

Pickard Properties Ltd

26-30 North Lane
Headingley
Leeds
LS6 3HE