Horizon Discovery may change this policy from time to time by updating this page.
“Horizon Discovery” means the Group of Companies made up by Horizon Discovery plc and any subsidiary companies of it.
Our registered office is at 8100 Cambridge Research Park, Waterbeach, Cambridge CB25 9TL.
You can check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
We may collect the following information:
For the exhaustive list of cookies, we collect see the List of cookies we collect section.
We use this information to provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online in accordance with the requirements of the Law.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|COOKIE name||Information||Expiry||Main Purpose|
|_gat||Used to throttle the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites||Session||Performance|
|_ga||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website||2 years||Performance|
|_gid||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website||24 hours||Performance|
|cookieconsent_status||Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain||1 year||Strictly Necessary|
|AWSELB||Associated with the Amazon Web Services Elastic Load Balancing functionality for routing client request on the server||Session||Strictly Necessary|
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This site utilizes Twitter’s website tag program to collect user data for conversion tracking and serving ads targeted to users’ interests. Users of the website may opt out of interest-based advertising through methods that Twitter may specify from time to time.
You may contact our Data Protection Officer by post at the address above, or by telephone on 01223 976 000 at or at the postal address above at any time, to:
We may need to confirm your identity. Please allow us seven days to process such requests.