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Each website may send cookie data to your browser which may save it if your browser’s preferences allow it to do so. To protect your privacy your browser only returns a cookie to the website that sent you the cookie and does not send it to any other website. A website cannot access your cookie directory or information on your computer; instead relevant cookies are included by your browser within each request you make to the website. A website can only obtain cookie data that your browser sends to it.
You do not have to accept cookies and you can change the settings within your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, reject cookies from certain websites, notify you if a site is requesting to set a cookie, and set various other options.
Switching off cookies will still allow you to view the majority of content on our site, however, it will prevent you logging in and so accessing personalised information. It will also stop us remembering your login User ID if you ask us to do so, and may restrict your use of our interactive tools and some of the services available through linked sites.
1. Further information about cookies
For further information about cookies, please refer to:
• your browser’s Help function
• your browser provider’s website
2. Information sharing and disclosure
We will only disclose your information to others where there is a lawful basis to do so. We will not disclose your information except where:
• this is necessary to provide or complete a relevant service to you (for example to a distributor);
• this is required by applicable laws or court orders (for example to prevent or detect crime); and
• you give us permission to do so
3. Third party content and linking to other websites
This website contains links to many other websites. Anonymous visit or session information may be passed to other websites for the web usage information purposes described above. None of this information can be related to an individual user of the website. The operators of other sites may collect information from you, which will be used by them in accordance with their own terms and conditions, and privacy policies.
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4. Voluntary Submission
Simona Hamblet does not collect personally-identifying information about any individual Simona Hamblet website user except when knowingly provided by such an individual. You always have the option not to provide the information we request.