At Blackpool and The Fylde College, we treat the privacy of your data with the utmost respect and follow strict procedures as to its collection, use and retention.
We reserve the right to amend this privacy statement. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.
We only ask for as much information needed to fulfil the nature of your enquiry or application. This might include the following:
The College also receives and records information on server logs from your browser, including your IP address and the page(s) you requested, but this information cannot identify you personally.
We may use your personal information in the following ways:
By providing us with your personal data, you consent to the following:
You have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998 (for which we may charge a small administration fee) and to have any inaccuracies in your information corrected. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All of our web pages use "cookies". A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we place on your computer or mobile device if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and enables us to improve our website.
Within these definitions cookies may be either first-party, set by www.blackpool.ac.uk, or third-party which are set by other organisations that we use for different services. The tables below identify the cookies we use and explain the purposes for which they are used. This includes the 'duration' of the cookie; either Session Cookies, stored only for the duration of your visit, or Persistent Cookies which are saved on your device.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
The following table lists all the first-party cookies that we store on your device, and all the third-party cookies we have been able to identify as part of our internal investigations. However, we continue to collect information about third-party cookies and the tables below are based on the work completed to date. Accordingly, we may update the information contained in this section from time to time. Additionally, some cookies may be set from time to time by feeds from third party websites that we make available on our sites.
Unique identifier for visitor used in prevent CSRF style attacks.
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
IBM Digital Analytics
Part of the Digital Analytics system for tracking user activity and site performance. Previously registered users information is stored against personally identifiable information held internally.
Targeted advertising cookies from DoubleClick (a business owned by Google) used for maps related to events.
Used to display overlays on the site and prevent constant viewing.
Cloudfare content distribution network.
Cookies related to Google. May include targeted advertising cookies used on our website.
Used by YouTube (Google) for storing user preferences and other unspecified purposes
Unique numbers for identifying previous preferences (including language preferences) when viewing online documents
Yahoo (inc. Flickr)
These cookies are set on pages with the Flickr widget embedded and are unique identifiers used by Yahoo
Unique identifier used to remember preferences such as quality, subtitles etc. when revisiting previously viewed videos
Many websites use Adobe Flash Player to deliver video and game content to their users. Adobe utilise their own cookies, which are not manageable through your browser settings but are used by the Flash Player for similar purposes, such as storing preferences or tracking users.
Flash Cookies work in a different way to web browser cookies; rather than having individual cookies for particular jobs, a website is restricted to storing all data in one cookie. You can control how much data, if any, may be stored in that cookie but you cannot choose what type of information is allowed to be stored. You can manage which websites can store information in Flash cookies on your device via the website storage settings panel on the Adobe website.
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