The website that you are currently viewing – www.visitashfordandtenterden.co.uk – is a microsite that is owned and managed by Ashford Borough Council, but is hosted on the Visit Kent website – www.visitkent.co.uk and operated in partnership with Visit Kent Limited.
Please note therefore that the following policies - Accessibility, Cookie and Data Protection plus the Terms and Conditions will reference and be in the name of Visit Kent.
If you require further information about this microsite please contact Culture and the Environment, Ashford Borough Council – firstname.lastname@example.org
Our website uses ‘cookies’, which are small data files that are used as unique identifiers. They are sent from the website’s servers to your computer or mobile phone and stored on your device, and may then be sent back to our website’s servers with updated data as you browse our website.
Cookies are used to record information about your preferences as you browse our website, which allows us to improve your experience by tailoring the website accordingly. Cookies can also be used to identify you every time you revisit our website.
A ‘session cookie’ will expire at the end of your browsing session once you close your web browser; ‘persistent cookies’ on the other hand have a set expiry date and will be stored on your computer until either this date is reached, or you delete your cookies using your browser settings.
The following is a list of cookies used by our website, and what they are used for:
The Visit Thanet website uses session cookies to maintain information about each visit to the website and enable core site functionality. These cookies do not contain any personal information, and only last for the duration of your visit, being deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Load Balancer Cookie
This cookie is essential to help ensure that the website loads efficiently by distributing visits across multiple web servers. The cookie does not contain any personal information, and only lasts for the duration of your visit, being deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
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Share This Cookies
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These cookies are used to collect information about how our visitors use the ShareThis function provided on the website. We use the information to compile reports to help us improve the site. The cookies only personally identify you if you have already independently signed up with ShareThis and given your consent.
The majority of web browsers (Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari etc.) will allow you to block cookies from being installed on your device via your browser settings. Depending on your browser, further information can be obtained via the following links:
Similarly, mobile phone users may have to refer to their handset manual for details on how to delete cookies using their mobile browser.
Please note that this will usually only remove any cookies currently installed on your device; you must also change your browser settings (above) if you wish to prevent cookies being installed in future. Please be aware that deleting cookies already stored on your device may impact on the usability of our website.
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