BACKGROUND:

This website https://mpc-roofing.co.uk (“Our Site”) uses cookies and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using cookies, We are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of Our Cookie Policy is deemed to occur if you continue using Our Site. If you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using Our Site immediately.

  1. Definitions and Interpretation
      1. In this Cookie Policy, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

cookie”

means a small file consisting of letters and numbers that Our Site downloads to your computer or device;

web beacon”

means a small, transparent image file (usually only 1-pixel x 1-pixel in size) used for tracking user behaviour and activity around Our Site;

We/Us/Our”

means MPC Roofing Contractors Ltd., a company registered in England under 10684065, whose registered address is Unit 19 Faraday Mill Business Park, Faraday Road, Plymouth, United Kingdom, PL4 0ST and whose main trading address is Unit 52 Faraday Mill Business Park, Faraday Road, Plymouth, United Kingdom, PL4 0ST.

  1. How Does Our Site Use Cookies?
      1. We may use cookies on Our Site for a number of reasons, all of which are designed to improve your experience of using it. Cookies allow you to navigate around Our Site better and enable Us to tailor and improve Our Site by saving your preferences and understanding your use of it.
      2. We use the following types of cookie:
          1. Strictly Necessary Cookies

A cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of Our Site, supporting functions such as logging in, your shopping basket, and payment transactions.

          1. Analytics Cookies

It is important for Us to understand how you use Our Site, for example, how efficiently you are able to navigate around it, and what features you use. Analytics cookies enable us to gather this information, helping Us to improve Our Site and your experience of it.

          1. Functionality Cookies

Functionality cookies enable Us to provide additional functions to you on Our Site such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences.

          1. Targeting Cookies

It is also important for Us to know when and how often you visit Our Site, and which parts of it you have used (including which pages you have visited and which links you have clicked on). As with analytics cookies, this information helps us to better understand you and, in turn, to make Our Site and advertising more relevant to your interests.

          1. Third Party Cookies

Third party cookies are not placed by Us and We have no control over them. Third party cookies may be used by advertising services to serve up tailored advertising to you on Our Site, or by third parties providing analytics services to Us (these cookies will work in the same way as analytics cookies described above).

          1. Persistent Cookies

Any of the above types of cookie may be a persistent cookie. Persistent cookies are those which remain on your computer or device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit Our Site.

          1. Session Cookies

Any of the above types of cookie may be a session cookie. Session cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit Our Site until you close your browser. Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser.

      1. We also use web beacons on Our Site to track your navigation around it. As with analytics cookies described above, web beacons help Us to understand how you use Our Site and enable us to improve it in the future.
      2. Cookies on Our Site are not permanent and will expire as indicated in the table below.
      3. For more specific details of the cookies that We use, please refer to the table below.
  1. What Cookies Does Our Site Use?

Cookie Name

Purpose of Cookie

Type of Cookie

_ga

Used to identify unique users.

persistent (expires after 2 years)

_gat

Used to throttle the request rate in Google Analytics.

Expires after 1 minute

wordpress_test_cookie

WordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.

A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser.

wordpress_xxxxx

WordPress uses these cookies to store your authentication details, and their use is limited to the admin console area.

A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser.

wordpress_logged_in_xxxxx

WordPress uses this cookie to indicate when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.

A session cookie, deleted when you close your web browser.

wp-settings-xxxxx,wp-settings-time-xxxxx

WordPress uses this cookie to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.

Persistent cookie, expire a little under one year from the time they’re set.

  1. How You Can Control Cookies
      1. Internet browsers normally accept cookies by default. You can change these settings if you wish, however please be aware that this is not generally a per-site setting and will prevent all websites from using cookies, not just Ours. Please also be aware that by disabling cookies in your browser, you may impair the functionality of Our Site.
      2. The links below provide instructions on how to control cookies in all mainstream browsers:
          1. Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

          2. Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835

          3. Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/products/microsoft-edge (Please note that there are no specific instructions at this time, but Microsoft support will be able to assist)

          4. Safari (OSX): https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_GB&locale=en_GB

          5. Safari (iOS): https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

          6. Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

          7. Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en (Please refer to your device’s documentation for manufacturers’ own browsers)

  1. Changes to this Cookie Policy

      1. We may alter this Cookie Policy at any time. Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of Our Site after the changes have been made. You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.
      2. In the event of any conflict between the current version of this Cookie Policy and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

  1. Further Information

      1. If you would like to know more about how We use cookies, please contact Us at info@mpc-group.co.uk.
      2. For more information about cookies, please visit www.aboutcookies.org (this is an external link and We are not responsible for its content).
      3. For more information about privacy, data protection and our terms and conditions, please visit the following:

          1. https://mpc-roofing.co.uk/privacy-policy/

          2. Terms of Use