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Cookies Policy

By using the Hobby and Model Centre website your agree to our Terms and Conditions.

Please also take a look at our Privacy Policy to see how we respect, collect and use personal data.

When you visit The Hobby and Model Centre our website uses cookies.

Cookies allows us to identify the computer, tablet or mobile device you are using to access the Hobby and Model Centre website. Cookies also allow us to estimate site traffic and usage patterns to allow us to better target useful content and adverts based on our users interests.

We cannot personally identify you.

If you do not want to accept cookies from us you can set up your web browser e.g. Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome to refuse them. This does mean however you may not be able to access all our website features.

Internet Explorer

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows7/Block-enable-or-allow-cookies

Google Chrome

https://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647&p=cpn_cookies

Firefox

http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Blocking%20cookies

What does The Hobby and Model Centre use cookies for?

The Hobby and Model Centre uses cookies so you can:

  • Automatically access previously stored account information
  • Interact with other website users by using article comments

Our website is a Content Management System (CMS). By default our CMS automatically installs a cookie into your web browser as soon as you visit this website. Below, this cookie is referred to as a "session" cookie; that means, the cookie lasts only as long as your current session when using our website.

The default session cookie will only appear in your web browser if you choose to log in to our website for example for purposes of leaving a comment.

Below is a full list of cookies that we currently use on this website at the time of writing this update:

CMS session cookie, a cookie that is part of our Content management System (CMS) for this installation, normally automatically installed into a visitor's web browser when visiting this website. This cookie is active only for the current session, and is deleted when web browser is closed.

Cookies Set by our Partners and Other Data Processors

Google

We use Google adsense, analytics and reporting tools. These cookies are used to measure site traffic and usage.

Twitter

Cookies used by Twitter remember who you are so the Tweet buttons on our articles work correctly.

Facebook

Cookies used by Facebook remember who you are so the Like buttons on our articles work correctly.

In addition to the cookies set directly by our partners, there are also cookies set by third parties to help deliver and monitor their ads. Please note we neither control nor have access to those cookies, and these advertisers' uses of cookies are subject to their own privacy policies and not that of The Hobby and Model Centre

If you follow these links from our site to theirs, you should be aware that these other sites have their own privacy and data processing practices. The Hobby and Model Centre has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies. For more information regarding a site and its privacy policies including its use of cookies please check the website visited.