Mary-Ellen’s Meadow – Cookie Policy

This is the Cookie Policy for Mary-Ellen’s Meadow, accessible from

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer to improve your experience. This document describes what information we gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store this information in cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored. However, this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s functionality. For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons that we have detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. To be able to avail yourself of all the features of our website, it is recommended that you leave on all cookies. If you are happy to lose out on some features and functions of our website however, you can choose to disable any cookie individually or all cookies entirely.

Disabling Cookies

The first time you visit our website you will be immediately given the choice as to whether you would like to keep cookies enabled, or if you would like to disable any or all the cookies used by this website. On subsequent visits to our site you will not be presented with this choice, but you can edit your previously set cookie preferences using your browser settings (see your browser Help for how to do this)

The Cookies We Set

  • Email newsletters related cookies This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
  • Forms related cookies When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics privacy policy information page.
  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including (but not limited to); LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.