Cookie Policy

Cookies In Use on This Site

Cookies and how they Benefit You

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites

Our cookies help us:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Continuously improve our website for you
  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

More about our Cookies

Website Function Cookies – Our own cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

Name Of Cookie Type & Persistent or Session Purpose
www.halfmoonsheepwash.co.uk catAccCookies P Cookie Consent cookie. Allows us to serve a cookie for you to decide whether or not accept cookies.
.halfmoonsheepwash.co.uk Session P Session Cookies to allow our website to function correctly during your visit

There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.

Third party functions

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video. Our site includes the following which use cookies:

Name Of Cookie Type Purpose
.tripadvisor.co.uk TASession S Trip Advisor Session cookie – allows us to serve our Trip Advisor badge.
.tripadvisor.co.uk TAUD P Trip Advisor cookie – allows us to serve our Trip Advisor badge.

Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties

Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called “analytics” programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.

We use:

Name Of Cookie Type Purpose
.halfmoonsheepwash.co.uk _ga P Google Analytics – Google Analytics uses this cookie name. Not exactly phone tapping –
.halfmoonsheepwash.co.uk _gid S Google Analytics – Google Analytics uses this cookie name. Not exactly phone tapping –

Advertising Cookies

Cookies are widely used in online advertising. Neither us, advertisers or our advertising partners can gain personally identifiable information from these cookies.

You can learn more about online advertising at http://www.youronlinechoices.com . You can opt-out of almost all advertising cookies at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices although we would prefer that you didn’t as ultimately adverts help keep much of the internet free. It is also worth noting that opting out of advertising cookies will not mean you won’t see adverts, just simply that they won’t be tailored to you any longer.

We use:

Name Of Cookie Type Purpose
.tripadvisor.co.uk TASession S Trip Advisor Session cookie – allows us to serve our Trip Advisor badge.
.tripadvisor.co.uk TAUD P Trip Advisor cookie – allows us to serve our Trip Advisor badge.
.travelsmarter.net st_browser_id P – –
p.travelsmarter.net part S – –
p.travelsmarter.net sa_aud_cmp P – –
p.travelsmarter.net sa_dmp_synced P – –
.sojern.com cid P – –
.yieldoptimizer.com ckid P – –
.yieldoptimizer.com dph P – –
.yieldoptimizer.com ph P – –
.adnxs.com anj P Helps to create an online profile of you: http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/apr/23/adnxs-tracking-trackers-cookies-web-monitoring
.adnxs.com uuid2 P Helps to create an online profile of you
.turn.com uid S Session cookie
.casalemedia.com CMID P Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.casalemedia.com CMPS P Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.casalemedia.com CMPRO P Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.casalemedia.com CMST S Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.casalemedia.com CMDD S Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.casalemedia.com CMRUM3 P Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.casalemedia.com CMSC P Casale Media Online Advertising Exchange
.openx.net i P – –

Turning Cookies Off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites

It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.