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Cookie Policy

Cookie Notice

Hobart UK respects your personal privacy and is committed to adhering to the applicable privacy and data protection laws and industry guidelines, including GDPR. This cookie notice ("Cookie Notice") and our Website Privacy Notice available at www.hobartuk.com/privacy-policy and www.hobartuk.com/general-privacy-policy describe how we handle the personal information that you provide to us on this website. This notice applies only to the Hobart UK website portfolio (including but are not limited to www.hobartuk.com www.hobartindependent.co.uk www.hobartpartners.co.uk and not to any third-party sites that may be accessible from here.

Cookies

To make this website simpler to use and navigate, we sometimes place a small data file on your computer or device. These are known as cookies. Most websites you visit will use cookies in order to improve your user experience by enabling that website to ‘remember’ you, either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (using a ‘persistent cookie’).

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, storing your preferences, and generally improving your experience of a website. Cookies make the interaction between you and the website faster and easier. If a website doesn’t use cookies, it will think you are a new visitor every time you move to a new page on the site – for example, when you enter your login details and move to another page it won’t recognise you and it won’t be able to keep you logged in.

They make your visit simpler by:

  • Remembering settings, so you don't have to re-enter them at every page you visit
  • Remembering information you've given so you don't need to keep re-entering it
  • Measuring how you use our website so we can improve it to meet your needs

We use cookies to make the site work better for you and because they are essential to the usage of our website. You can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish. Learn more about cookies and how to manage them at AboutCookies.org.

If you prevent cookie usage on this website then please note that some parts may then be inaccessible or not function properly.

If you do not want any information collected, then you should choose not to use the Hobart UK web sites.

How we use cookies

Our website may use cookies in several places - we’ve listed each of them below with more details about why we use them.

Cookie Preference

Name - Cookie Preference
Content - Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain 1 Year
Expires - 1 year

This cookie is used to remember a user’s acceptance of our cookies on www.hobartuk.com www.hobartindependent.co.uk www.hobartpartners.co.uk This cookie is used to remove the notification regarding cookies at the bottom the screen Content Expires CookieConsent Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain 1 Year

Measuring Website Usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. We do this to make sure it is meeting its users’ needs and to understand how we could do it better. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on.

The following cookies are set by Google Analytics:

Name
_ga - Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Expires - 2 Years
_gat - Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. Expires - Session
_gid - Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Expires - Session
collect Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Expires - Session

YouTube Cookies

Name
GPS
- Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location. Session
PREF - Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites. 8 Months
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE - Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. - 179 Days
YSC - Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session

We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.

Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

Vimeo Cookies

Name - Content. Expires
Vuid - Vimeo Analytics unique id. Session
Player - N/A. Session
JSESSIONID - Unique ID. Session

We embed some videos from our official Vimeo channel using Vimeo's embedded video player.

Wufoo Forms

Name
ep201 [x2] - Saves user states across page requests when completing a web-based survey. Session
ep202 [x2] - Saves user states across page requests when completing a web-based survey. 1 Year
SSLB - Contains a unique ID as well as the date of the user's last visit to the website. This data is used to recognise returning users in order to personalise the website content and generate statistical data. Session
SSID - Unclassified. 1 Year
SSPV - Unclassified. 1 Year
SSRT - Unclassified. 1 Year
SSSC - Unclassified. Session

We sometimes use Wufoo to embed forms on our site.

Zoho Live Chat

Name
8fa6dbc102 - Unclassified. Session
LS_CSRF_TOKEN - Unclassified. Session
JSESSIONID - Preserves users states across page requests. Session
lang - Remembers the user's selected language version of a website.Session

How you can contact Hobart UK

If you have any questions, comments or concerns about this Privacy Notice or the information practices of this site, please contact us at:

Hobart UK
Southgate Way,
Orton Southgate,
Peterborough
PE2 6GN

Compliance and Cooperation with Regulatory Authorities

We review our privacy notice on a regular basis. Our procedures and practises are in line with the GDPR set by the EU, which will remain the case after the UK has left the EU. For more information, please contact If you want to request information or discuss any aspects of our privacy policy you can email us at privacy@hobartuk.com

Changes to the Notice

Hobart UK reserves the right to update or modify this Cookie Notice, at any time and without prior notice, by posting the revised version of this Cookie Notice on our Hobart UK's website. If we modify this Privacy Notice, the modifications will only apply to personal information we collect after we have posted the revised Cookie Notice on the Website.