Privacy and cookie policy

Cookies

To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

UK Gardening does not store your personal details, however to help support the running costs of the site we do show adverts.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and would like to know your options in relation to not having this information used by these companies, follow the links below.

Specific information on Google:

  • Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site.
  • Google's use of cookies enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our site and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt-out of personalised advertising by visiting Google Ads Settings. Visitors may also opt out of third-party vendor's use of cookies for personalised advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.)

Specific information on TradeDoubler cookie:

  • Ad and affiliate networks use cookies to show ads based on visits to this and other websites within the network.
  • As a visitor you can choose not to be shown ads selected using interest-based advertising by visiting TradeDoubler's information page for interest based advertising. For further informaton please see http://www.tradedoubler.com/en/privacy-policy/.

More internet privacy information can be found at the Network Advertising Initiative (http://www.networkadvertising.org/) website.

Google Analytics cookies

In addition to advertising cookies, we also have Google Analytics running on this site. Google Analytics uses cookies to pass to us, anonymous information about what our visitors look at on our site, how long they spend on particular pages, what devices and browsers these visitors use as well as a few other metrics. These details enable us to further develop our site, based on how our visitors are currently using the site. How Goolge Analytics handle cookies https://policies.google.com/privacy/update

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.