The AIMS website puts small text files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you use the site, and to allow information you’ve entered or selections you’ve made to be remembered between pages. For example, we may use cookies to:

  • Record items from the shop that you have put in your basket until you are ready to go to the checkout.
  • Handle personal information that you choose to enter in forms on the site so that we can deliver services to you. This could include your billing, delivery and payment details when you use the online shop, or personal details when you register on the site to manage your membership.
  • Collect information about how you use the AIMS website, so that we can analyse how well it is meeting the needs of users and make improvements. Things we might look at include the pages you visit on the website, how long you spend on each page and what you click on while you’re visiting the site. These cookies don’t identify you personally, just your pattern of activity on the website.
  • Is there anything else we do with them?

You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer. {Is that so?}

If you disable cookies or have your browser set to block them, you may find that you can’t use all the services on the site, such as signing in to manage your membership subscription, or buying things from the shop.

You can find out more about how to manage cookies here. {N.B. this links to a page on the ICO website)

You can find out about the cookies we use here: {link to list of cookies & what they do -have we got this?}

You can check our privacy policy, which explains how we store and use your personal information.

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