Website Cookie & Privacy Policy

We fully respect your right to privacy when using our website. On this page you will find details of our privacy practices for this website and what we do to maintain your right to privacy This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for It applies solely to this website.


Although every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information in this website, we cannot guarantee its correctness and completeness. The information provided in this site is subject to change.


External links are provided for information and convenience only. We cannot accept responsibility for the sites linked to or the information found there. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site or likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement.


The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website or any others.

Sending information to our website

You may be asked for personal information if you want to take advantage of specific services such as a contact form. In each case, we will only use the personal information you provide to deliver the services you have told us you wish to take part in.

The information you submit will be treated in the strictest confidence. Please note we cannot guarantee the security of the global internet/email systems, which means it is possible (although unlikely), that your enquiry/message and our response may be read by someone other than yourself or ourselves. If you are concerned about this possible loss of privacy, please contact the Trust's Data Protection Officer, contact details are listed at the bottom of this page.


Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. This website uses cookies to store temporary information in your browser. There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on this website

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre and Clatterbridge Cancer Charity use cookies for the following purposes:

  • To save font size preferences in the accessibility tool at the top of the page
  • To save cart items for guest visitors in the Charity shop
  • For site usage analytics

Google Cookies

In order to help us to improve the content, format and structure of this website we record and analyse how visitors use the website. For this purpose, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre and Clatterbridge Cancer Charity uses Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above." Google's privacy policy is available at:

Current Cookies

We use the following cookies on our website:

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Google Analytics _utma
These 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 visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google

Click here for information on downloading a browser add-on to opt-out of Google Analytics

concrete5 CONCRETE5 This cookie is used by the website's CMS (Content Management System)
to track if the user is a public guest or is logged in to an account on the website.
This cookie is not used for any other purpose.
Cookie notice cookieconsent_status Keep track of whether or not you have clicked "Got it!" on the notice about cookies on this website, so that it doesn't keep appearing when you load a page.
Google Translate googtrans Keep track of which language has been selected from the Google Translate tool.

We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this and we will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it

Refusing Cookies

Most browser allow you to refuse cookies. Instructions for how to manage/delete cookies can be found at the below resources:

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites. For more information on enabling and disabling cookies please visit About Cookies.

Further Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding how we use information, please contact the Trust's Data Protection Officer:

The Information Governance Manager
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Wirrral
Clatterbridge Road
CH63 4JY

Tel: (0151) 556 5844

Changes to this statement

Due to changes in legislation and best practice or enhancements to functionality/content of the The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre website, we may make changes to this privacy policy at any time. You will not receive notification of these changes but they will be published on this page.

Privacy Notice: Confidentiality & Data Protection

Our full Privacy Notice is available on the Confidentiality & Data Protection page of this website. It explains how The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust uses and protects personal data .