Privacy & Cookies Policy
What information we collect:
It is necessary for us to ask for identifiable information so that we can communicate with you. This may include your name, address, phone number and email address (specific information, only if it is relevant to your enquiry, may also be requested). This information is collected when you fill out a contact form (send us an enquiry) or participate in surveys, competitions or promotions.
We may also collect anonymous website usage information using cookies. Your IP address may also be logged, which is used to diagnose problems with the server or network infrastructure.
How we use your Personal Data:
Any data we collect from you is for the purpose of business communication. Providing you have given your consent, we may also send you information relating to products or services we think you may be interested in. You are also entitled to opt-out of such communications at any point by getting in touch. We will hold and transmit your information in a safe, confidential and secure environment and we will never sell or pass on customer information to other companies unless required to by law.
Requesting & Correcting Personal Data:
We will endeavour to keep your information current and accurate. You can email or write to us requesting to view the information. You also have the right to request removal of personal data where there is no compelling reason for its continued processing.
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Our Contact Details:
Hobsons Brewery & Co Ltd is the data controller responsible for this website.
(Company registration number is 3330811)
Hobsons Brewery & Company Ltd, Newhouse Farm, Tenbury Road, Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire, DY14 8RD
Tel: 01299 270837
First party cookies - These are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site. We use these to monitor how website visitors find and use our website. We report on this activity in aggregate, and use this information solely for the purposes of improving the functionality and monitoring the usage of our website.
1) Session ID (PHPSESSID) - We use these to keep track of your movement from page to page, so you don’t get asked for the same information that you have already given to our site. This cookie is mainly for our site login facility and blog commenting if enabled.
2) Google Analytics Cookies __utma These are used to determine unique visitors to our website. This cookie expires after 2 years. __utmb These are used to establish and continue a user session with our website. This cookie expires after 30 minutes. __utmc These are used to determine whether or not to establish a new session for a website visitor. This cookie expires when the visitor closes their browser. __utmz These are used to calculate search engine traffic, ad campaigns and page navigation within our website. This cookie expires after 6 months.
The third party sites that we use are Facebook, Twitter, Pin Interest, Linked in. We believe there is no reason for our website visitors to be concerned about the privacy implications of any of the cookies we use, but we do understand that you may need to be made aware of the intention and scope of data stored in the cookies, which are created or updated on your computer when you visit our website. You can always delete these cookies from your computer between visits to our website if desired by accessing the setting within your web browser. You can manage these small files yourself via your browser settings, and learn more about cookies by visiting http://www.aboutcookies.org/