Like most web sites, this site makes use of log files. For each page viewed these files include the visitor's internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of operating system and browser, date/time stamp and referring page. These are used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site and gather demographic information.
The above information is not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Cookies are files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to the device you use when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies do lots of different and useful jobs, such as remembering your preferences, and generally improving your online experience.
Third party cookies
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Google AdSense and DoubleClick DART Cookies
This site uses Google Adsense to generate revenue to fund the hosting and resources behind powering this website. Google Adsense and the associated DoubleClick system set their own cookies. These cookies are used to display ads based on a user's prior visits to this website. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads based on their visit to this and other sites on the Internet. These cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information.
You may opt out of the use of DART cookies by visiting the advertising opt-out page. You can also opt out of third-party ads served through Google's network by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
The weather page has a Met Office weather forecast graphic that sets a cookie that the Met Office uses to analyze their own web traffic.
The Amazon Carousel Widget on the home page (which displays a spinning carousel of Anglesey books) sets a cookie that is used to control the action of the widget.
Most modern browsers will allow you to:
- See what cookies you've got and delete them on an individual basis.
- Block third party cookies.
- Block cookies from particular sites.
- Block all cookies from being set.
- Delete all cookies when you close your browser.
You should be aware that any preferences will be lost if you delete cookies. Ironically, this includes where you have opted out from cookies, as this requires an opt-out cookie to be set. Also, if you block cookies completely many websites will not work properly and some functionality on these websites will not work at all. We do not recommend turning cookies off when using our Digital Products and Services for these reasons.
The links below take you to the ‘Help' sections for each of the major browsers so that you can find out more about how to manage your cookies.