Privacy Statement

By using this site you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions. The Witham Valley Country Park Website is a service operated by North Kesteven District Council, District Council Offices, Kesteven Street, Sleaford, Lincs. NG34 7EF

Privacy Policy

Witham Valley Country Park, (WVCP), as the data collector, may collect any personal information from visitors to this site. This information is used only to respond to enquiries and to monitor site usage.
Cookies and logging of IP addresses are used to enable WVCP to monitor site traffic and repeat visitor statistics. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual. Such information is anonymous and held on a temporary basis. More information about cookies and IP addresses is given below.

By submitting your data you consent to the use of that information as set out above.

Where personal data is requested through forms, such data will not be sold to any third parties. However, this authority is under a duty to protect the public funds it administers and to this end may use any information you provide for the prevention and detection of fraud. it may also share this information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds for these purposes. Further information can be found at Audit Commission – Data Matching.

This privacy policy only covers the Witham Valley Country Park  website at www.withamvalleycountrypark.co.uk and www.withamvalleypark.co.uk. Websites linked to from this site are not covered by this policy.

NKDC Kesteven District Council will at all times comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998.

Accessibility

This website aims to be fully compliant with WAI (Web Accessibility Initiative) at a minimum rating of “AA”. This means we aim to meet the standard required for Local Government websites.

Photographic images are occasionally used for journalistic or artistic purposes. Whenever possible WVCP obtains (either directly or via third parties) the express permission for images of people to be used on the web. However, this is not always possible for group photographs.

Should a member of the public object to their image being contained in any such photograph they should contact the Project Officer, on: partnership_nk@n-kesteven.gov.uk and the photograph will be removed.

Summary of Terms

Browser

Used to locate and display Web pages via a software application.

Cookie

A cookie is a small file (less than 1k) that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. If you visit the website again, it is recognized as a repeat visit by means of the cookie. The cookie contains merely a unique number and therefore no personal data.

  • The cookie cannot be used to identify you on websites of third parties, including Siteimprove.
  • We will not use the IP-addresses or cookies to identify you personally.
  • We use the services of Siteimprove in order to increase the efficiency of our service delivery to you on this website.
  • We use cookies to remember information you have previously given in order to prevent you having to give the same information again.

To delete or reject cookies

We recommend you allow the cookies we set by this website as they help us provide a better service.

If you do not want to receive cookies from this website, select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options, then add our domain to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from.

Under settings you can also delete individual cookies or any cookies that your browser has stored.

You can find more information on how to delete and control cookies at www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=2

If you set your browser to refuse cookies, please be aware that there may be functionality on various websites that does not work.

IP Address

If you are connected to the Internet you have one, for example it may look something like this 194.73.67.30.

User Session

A user’s visit to a site begins when the user first accesses any page on a given site and ends after a visitor has left that site and not revisited it within a specified amount of time (normally 20 minutes) or when the user’s browser is closed.

Web Server

Delivers (serves up) web pages to your computer.