By accessing and using our websites or other services, you are agreeing to the terms of this policy and our privacy policy.

We may update this cookie policy from time to time and will post any changes on our website at This cookie policy was last updated on 15th May 2018.


What are cookies?

Cookies are small files of letters and numbers. These files are either stored in the memory of your computer or other device such as mobile phones or tablet devices (these cookies are generally known as session cookies) or are placed on the hard drive of your device (generally known as persistent cookies).

Cookies are created when you visit a website or other service that uses cookies. Cookies are commonly used to help the user’s browsing experience and provide more information about the user’s experience and interests. This information is generally used to make content, services and advertising more relevant and useful during future visits.

For more details about cookies and details of how to delete and disable cookies you can visit


How does Rayne Parish Council (RPC) use cookies?

We use cookies on our to distinguish you from other users, provide some of the functionality of our services and analyse user interaction. More details can be found in the  Cookies section below. Generally we use two types of cookies; functional and analytical.

We use functional cookies to help provide our services, so for example:

● to allow you to access your stored information if you have registered with us;
● by recognising your preferences when you return to our services;
● by enabling us to serve the appropriate regionalised service relevant to your location; We use analytical cookies to review and analyse user interactivity with our services, including in relation to content and advertising. For example, we may use analytical cookies to:

● recognise and to count the number of visitors to our services;
● to see how you and other users move around within our services and to record which content viewers view; or
● determine when advertising has been served and to which users.

This information helps us to improve our services and may help us provide you with recommendations or more relevant or targeted advertising.


When do you issue cookies?

Unless you have adjusted your browser settings (where possible) to limit the use of cookies, our systems will issue cookies as soon as you visit our websites or access other services. If you have limited cookie use, then please be aware that some of the functionality of our services may not be available to you.

Please note that not all of the cookies on our sites are set by us. Please see the list of third party cookies below for more information about third party cookies.


What cookies does RPC use?

RPC uses cookies to make your journey through our website as seamless as possible. Google Analytics is used to monitor the usage and efficiency of the website to enable us to keep improving the site.


When do our cookies expire?

Most of the cookies on our websites expire at the end of your current session on our website.


Where can I find more information about cookies, and how do I turn cookies off or delete cookies?

Find out more about cookies, including how to disable/enable and delete them, at the following website

You can block most cookies (except for Flash cookies) by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our services, or you may experience reduced functionality when accessing certain services. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our website.

Generally, you can't delete Flash cookies (also known as local shared objects) with browser controls, but Adobe's website at provides information on how to delete or disable Flash cookies. Click here for details.


Contact us

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