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The Old Castle Lodge, No 4646

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Email Information

If you choose to correspond with us through email, we retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. Your name and email address are required to enable the appropriate person in our organisation to respond to you.


We do not maintain any marketing email lists nor pass any personal contact details onto 3rd parties.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to help analyse how visitors use the site. The tool uses cookies to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page.

A different cookie is used for each website, and visitors are not tracked across multiple sites. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google.

The IP address is anonymised by telling Google Analytics to remove the last part of the IP address prior to its storage

Google Analytics data is stored for 50 months.

Google Analytics data does not record or have enabled any userid, remarketing or advertising reporting features.

This information may then be used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. To disable this type of cookie, some browsers will indicate when a cookie is being sent and allow you to decline cookies on a case-by-case basis. In addition to declining cookies, you can also install the Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on in your browser, which prevents Google Analytics from collecting information about your website visits.

The Universal Analytics (Google) cookies are:


Videos from the YouTube channel are embedded using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

The Youtube cookies are:
PREF – expires after eight months
VSC – expires at the end of your session
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE expires after eight months
remote_sid – expires at the end of your session

Other Web Sites Linked from Web Site

We are not responsible for the practices employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site or the information or content contained therein.

Information Processing

Nature of work – Club/Society

Reasons/purposes for processing information:
We process personal information to enable us to:

  • administer our membership records and activities including charitable fundraising;
  • maintain our own accounts and records;
  • support and manage our members and volunteers