Privacy & Cookies

This Privacy and Cookie Policy explains how we use any of your personal information we might collect and how you can limit our use of it.

1. What information do we gather?

The information that we gather falls broadly into two types (please see further below for how we collect it and what we use it for):

  • 1.1 Information that relates directly to you (e.g. your name and contact details, communication preferences and customer history).
  • 1.2 Information that does not directly identify you (e.g. how you might browse our website), specifically:

Your IP address through the placement of cookies; and Location data, which might be gained through your IP address

2. How we use your information

When we seek your permission. Often we will be using your information in accordance with your specific consent or instructions At other times we will use your information on one of the other lawful bases

3. How do we gather information?

3.1 Information (as set out in Section 1) is gathered in the following ways: (1) indirectly (e.g. using website technology that tracks and administers your visits through your browser, or similar technology when you use a Briota application (“App”) on a mobile device, or when you log on and/or share stories through social media;

4. Cookies and similar technologies

  • 4.1 A cookie is a small piece of information that is placed on your computer when you visit certain websites. When we refer to “cookies” we include other technologies with similar purposes, such as tags and identifiers. Find out more about the use of cookies on http://www.cookiecentral.com/.
  • 4.2 When you first visit our sites using a new browser, or if you visit in private browsing mode, we will provide you with a cookies permission banner seeking your consent to use of cookies as required by law. From this banner you will be able to access our cookies management tool. By clicking OK or clicking through to any part of the site, we will start to manage your visit using cookies.