Privacy & Cookies Policy

Effective: 1st September 2015

The Lower Wensleydale Business Network is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. does not actively track you as an individual.

Should you send us an email via out contact form, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

We never share email addresses with any third party companies.

We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and in order to create reports. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

The only cookies in use on our site are for Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it.

Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.

Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page.


Next Event

Lower Wensleydale Business Network Meeting 4

  • 13/01/2020
  • 6.30pm for 7pm
  • Wensleydale School and Sixth Form Business and Innovation Suite

We're starting the new year at our educational partner's new Business and Innovation Centre. Come along for a mixture of networking and an update on the business matters that affect you. Everyone is welcome.

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