Privacy Policy

If you contact us, we will only use any personal information you provide for the purpose of dealing with your enquiry.

Personal information is collected by this website from visitors to the site. This information is used to respond to enquiries and to assess use of the site. Collated statistics will not contain any information that will be used to identify individuals. Information of this type is completely anonymous and is kept for a limited period of time. By sending your information you are agreeing to its use in the manner described above.


Cookies are small text files that the website sends to your computer or mobile device. There are two types of cookie: “session” cookies are only used during your visit to the site, and are deleted when you close your browser. “Persistent” cookies are temporarily stored on your computer for a set length of time and can be re-used when you return to the site.

The information contained in cookies allow the website to function in a better way, for instance allowing us to recognise your choice of language or font size, so that you don’t need to re-enter this information as you visit different pages within the site.

Cookies may also give us information that help us understand how visitors use the website, so that we can make it easier for them to use it and offer content that better meets our visitors’ needs.

Data will not be used to identify any user personally.

It is possible to refuse to receive cookies or delete them using your browser’s settings. If you choose to refuse to accept cookies some aspects of the website won’t function as well. To learn more about cookies, and how to control them, visit

This is a list of the cookies that this website uses:

Cookie Name Use Terminates
Google Advertising cookie DoubleClick This cookie is set by Google when you visit the Finding a Forest School page. Google adverts are displayed in the bottom right corner of the map of FSW practitioners. Google offers an opt-out tool available at which allows you to opt out of the DoubleClick cookie. This will not stop advertisements appearing, but will mean they will not be tailored to your interests, and will prevent your anonymous browsing habits being recorded. After a number of years
Chosen Language qtrans_cookie_test This cookie is used to remember your choice of language When you close your browser
Font Size Change wp-chgfontsize and wp-chgfontsize-units These cookies are used to remember the font size you have selected 1 year from your visit
Session Information PHPSESSID This cookie stores temporary information that permits the website to function. It does not include any private information. When you close your browser
WordPress Cookie wordpress_* Cookie used by the website software (namely WordPress) to store information about your session if you have logged in. It does not include any private information. After a fortnight
WordPress Logged In Cookie wordpress_logged_in_* Cookie used by the website software to record that you have logged in After a fortnight
WordPress Test Cookie wordpress_test_cookie This cookie denotes whether your browser settings permit the use of cookies When you close your browser
Contact Form turing_string_ This cookie is used if you access the Contact page, and is used by the Contact Form included in the page When you close your browser
Cookie Warning Popup jsCookiewarning29Check This cookie stores whether you are happy to accept cookies on this website, in other words if you clicked on ‘Don’t Show this message again’ which appeared when you first visited the site. 1 year from your visit

Note: an asterix in the above table denotes any, apparently random, combination of characters (e.g. 35ceab41b301a231cab29337eddfeff0)

Changes to this Privacy Policy

If the privacy policy changes in any way we will amend this page accordingly.