Privacy policy

About cookies

  1. A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
  2. Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

Cookies that we use

  1. These cookies provide third-party features, such as our live chat facility:

  2. Cookie Name Purpose
    tawk.to (Live chat functionality) TawkConnectionTime
    Tawk_5977a0475dfc8255d623ee6e
    __tawkuuid
    Third party cookie that remembers you so that we can link chat conversations together to provide a better service.
    Universal Analytics (Google) _ga
    _gat
    _gid
    These cookies collect anonymous information about visitors to our website. This helps us to improve the content on our website.

Managing cookies

  1. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
    1. Chrome – https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
    2. Internet Explorer - https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
    3. Edge – https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy
    4. Firefox – https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
    5. Safari – https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411
    6. Opera – http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/
  2. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

Payments

  1. We use Stripe for payment, analytics, and other business services. Stripe collects identifying information about the devices that connect to its services. Stripe uses this information to operate and improve the services it provides to us, including for fraud detection. You can learn more about Stripe and read its privacy policy at https://stripe.com/privacy.

Amendments

  1. We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
  2. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.
  3. We may notify you of changes to this policy by email or through a message on our website.

Our details

  1. This website is owned and operated by Gamston Flying School Limited.
  2. We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 07404876, and our registered office is at Gamston Flying School Limited, Retford (Gamston) Airport, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 0QL.
  3. You can contact us:
    1. by post, using the postal address given above;
    2. by telephone, on 01777 838222; or
    3. by email, using info@gamstonflyingschool.co.uk

Data protection officer

  1. Our data protection officer's contact details are: tom@gamstonflyingschool.co.uk