Cookie Policy

The Gurkha Museum Trust – Registered Charity No 1169920

Adopted: 4 February 2019


Registered Charity No 1169920

Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text only files stored on the hard drive of your computer by the server of a website that you visit. The cookies do not contain any personal data, they are there to provide you with better information tailored to your individual needs.

Why do we use cookies?

Essential and Functional Cookies

These are essential in order for the website to function correctly, and to enable you to use the website and its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies the services of the museum shop cannot be provided. These cookies also allow the website to remember choices you make, such as log-in details.

Performance Cookies

These cookies record how you use our website and help to make sure that it is user-friendly. All information collected by these cookies is anonymous and does not identify site users, rather it provides useful information on how long visitors on spending on a particular section of the website, or which pages they visit most often. These cookies are only used to improve how our website works.

How do I block cookies?

Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies but if you prefer not to receive them you can adjust your browser security to refuse cookies or to warn you when they are being used.

Please be aware that when you visit our website, if your browser is using the standard settings and is accepting cookies, you are effectively giving consent for cookies from our website to be stored on your computer.

You can set your browser to not accept cookies, however this may result in some of our website features not functioning as a result.

Cookies used on our website

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about site usage and performance.

Google Analytic cookies record users’ activity and experience on our website, which helps us improve on it. The data recorded by these cookies is only associated with The Gurkha Museum website and cannot be accessed by other Google clients.

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