Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive, or in your browser memory, when you visit the website of the Irish Province of the Society of African Missions – www.sma.ie – and the websites of our Blackrock and Wilton parishes.
What are cookies?
The main purposes for cookies are to:
- Allow the sites to function correctly and to help keep it secure.
- Make the sites easier to use by remembering information that you have entered, to recognise you as a site user and to personalise your visit.
- Collect basic information about the way you have used the sites in order that the SMA can better understand website usage and so that we know what areas of our websites users prefer.
Google Analytics: This is a common website tracking tool that provides us with general statistics about website usage, how people move around our sites and the type of actions people take. This helps us to make overall improvements as a result. For more information view the Google Analytics website.
How do I turn cookies off?
To restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device please go to your browser settings [some people use Google Chrome or Bing or Yahoo etc. as their browser]. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
Changes to Policy
The Society of African Missions reserves the right to review and amend this Cookies Policy at any time without notice and you should check this page regularly to review the most up to date Cookies Policy.
If you require further information, please contact us at Data Protection Office, Feltrim, Blackrock Road, Cork T12 NC68 or phone 0877135240.
5 October 2020