Almost all websites use cookies which are small text files placed on your computer.

When an individual uses a web browser to access the internet their browser can create cookies which are stored on the users computer. Cookies are not programs and therefore cannot contain viruses or other malicious software. They are purely a string of text and numbers.

The law states that cookies can be stored on your machine if they are essential to the operation of a web site but that for all other purposes your permission is needed to store cookies.

This website does use some non-essential cookies. We do not track individual users or identify them but we use cookies to gain knowledge about how the site is used so that we can keep improving it for our users.

Like many other websites we use Google Analytics to help us analyse how visitors use our website. It counts the number of visitors and tells us which pages are being seen and how often.

Google Analytics is a system used by many website to record information about who visits a website. Google set five different cookies with expiry dates ranging from 1 day to 2 years. These cookies are used mainly to differentiate between first time visitors to a website and repeat visitors. They do not contain any personally identifiable information. You can find out more about how Google use cookies at (English only)

Depending on which web browser you use it is possible to control how cookies are used, or to delete existing cookies from your computer. You can find instructions on how to control the use of cookies or delete cookies from your computer at (English only)

By continuing to use our website we assume your agreement with the use of cookies in this way.


Reg Balmer Websites is committed to protecting your privacy and will only use any information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and subsequent revisions thereof).

We collect information about you in the contact form to be able to respond to your requests and will only use your email address for this purpose.

We do not store this information or use your particulars for any marketing purposes.

We will not pass any of your particulars to a third party.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However once you have used these links to leave our site you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.