Privacy and Cookie Policy

The Privacy Policy sets out how Atkinson Gallery uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.  Our Cookie Policy can be found here.

Atkinson Gallery is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Atkinson Gallery may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from Monday 28th September 2009.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name and occupation
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping
  • To improve our products and services.


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.

Links to other websites

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.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write or email.  We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by most websites that you visit. They are widely used to improve your user experience by enabling that site to ‘remember’ you and make it work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site regarding how you use the site.

If a website doesn't use cookies, it may work a lot less efficiently, or not at all. For example, despite logging in a site may think you are a new visitor each time you move to a new page or area of the site.

We do not use cookies to:

  • Identify logged out, public visitors by name

  • To gather personal information about an individual (unless express permission is given, such as completing a job application form)

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.





Records acceptance of our cookie policy and switches off the notification

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These Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where vistors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. 


Records whether JavaScript is enabled, allowing our content management system to use enhanced interaction techniques


'Helper' cookie for our content management system, allowing consistent navigation of tabbed pages and forms.


Records form choices (application forms, user login etc), remembering them as you navigate around the site.


We embed videos from our official YouTube channel, which may set personally-identifiable cookie information for the playback of videos. These cookies may vary according to whether you are logged in to your Google or YouTube account. 



Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about these settings, visit:

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

at any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.