Privacy Policy

Visitors to our websites

When someone visits the Heston School website we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting any of our websites. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

Some cookies that we use are exempt from the regulation stated above and we do not ask permission before adding these to your device. These cookies are used for the purpose of maintaining choices you have made. For example whether to hide or show an element of the website such as the slideshow. We will also use cookies when you log into our website, this allows us to remember that you have logged in when you move around the website.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. All public areas (except lavatories) are covered by CCTV. We are not permitted to provide footage unless requested by the police.

Use of cookies on the Heston School website

A cookie is a small file saved to a users device when the user accesses certain websites. These cookies can then be read when a user moves around the site and each subsequent time the user visits the site, depending on the type of cookie used. Cookies are useful as they can allow a website to store information about a user, such as whether they are logged into a website or for analytical purposes to track visits to a website.

The following Cookies may be set when you visit our website:

Google Analytics
Up to 4 individual cookies will be set by the Google Analytics tool. These help us to see which areas of the website are popular and the route people take through the website. No personal information is stored with this data and Google have strict privacy guidlines that can been seen at http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

Twitter
If we display latest tweets on a page then we will use the official twitter widget, this widget will add several cookies to your device. You can see the Twitter Privacy Policy at http://twitter.com/privacy

Facebook
If we display a facebook like button or use the facebook widget for displaying latest posts then facebook will add some cookies to your device. You can see the facebook Privacy Policy at http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

Google +
If we display the Google + button on one of our sites then Google may add additional cookies to your device, you can see the Google + privacy policy at http://www.google.com/intl/en-GB/policies/privacy/

Links to other websites

This privacy notice does not cover 3rd party websites that we may link to within this site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 21st March 2012.

Our Awards

Heston Road
Heston
Hounslow
TW5 0QR

Main Office and General Enquiries:
Tel: 0208 572 1931
E-mail: info@hestoncs.org