Cookies & Privacy
We use a small amount of cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit http://www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.
Below is a list that describes the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for. Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage.
If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete Barnes Roffe cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.)
Google Analytics – We use this to understand how the site is being used in order to improve the user experience. User data is all anonymous.
Social buttons – On some of the pages of the site you will see ‘social buttons’. These enable users to share or bookmark the web pages. There are buttons for: Twitter, Google +1, Facebook ‘Like’, LinkedIn ‘Share’, StumbleUpon Digg and Reddit.
In order to implement these buttons, and connect them to the relevant social networks and external sites, there are scripts from domains outside of Barnes Roffe.
You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on the Barnes Roffe website. If you click on any of these buttons, these sites will be registering that action and may use that information.
In some cases these sites will be registering the fact that you are visiting Barnes Roffe, and the specific pages you are on, even if you don’t click on the button if you are logged into their services, like Google and Facebook.
You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.
Email tracking – Some emails we send we put in tracking so that we can tell how much traffic those emails send to our site, we do not know who has clicked so the data is anonymous e.g. the Topical Tips newsletter.
Surveys and Polls – From time to time we may publish surveys to the website. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you as the user therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information.
Blog Comments – In order to leave a comment in our Blog you have to give us at least your Name and Email address. You can choose whether to post as yourself, or anonymously. We require name and email address even for anonymous posts for quality control purposes.Talk to Barnes Roffe today Barnes Roffe has tried to ensure that the contents and information it provides in its website is accurate at the time of posting. Unfortunately it cannot guarantee the accuracy of contents or information contained in its pages and any person choosing to act on this information should contact a Barnes Roffe partner prior to taking any action