Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are sent to your computer by websites that you visit. Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve it. By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Why do we use cookies?

They are used widely to improve how websites work, such as enabling interactive features, and to provide information to website owners about how their site is used and how well it is performing.

Functional cookies 

These cookies let you use all parts of the National Education Nature Park and Climate Action Awards website and remember the choices you make to give you better functionality and personal features. Without them, services that you’ve asked for can’t be provided.  

Some examples of how we use these cookies are: 
•    Remembering if you visited the website before so that messages for new visitors are not displayed to you 
•    Recognising you when you sign into the website

Advertising cookies

We use third party advertising cookies to track the actions of visitors to our site. That information lets us assess the effectiveness of our digital advertising and allows us to serve more relevant ads on third party websites. 

This includes showing you adverts we think may interest you based on the pages you visit on our site, limiting the number of times that a given ad is shown to you, and removing those who have already registered with the National Education Nature Park and Climate Action Awards from future registration campaigns. 

We may also use the information collected by these cookies to help inform how we communicate with other users with a similar web browsing profile to those who have visited the site.

Performance cookies 

These help us make sure that the website is working properly, fix any errors and let us try and assess new content and design ideas.

Google Analytics

Our website sets “first party” cookies through its use of Google Analytics. We use Google Analytics to provide us with non-personal site analytics, which in turn help us improve this website. Google Analytics tracking uses cookies in order to provide meaningful reports about web site visitors’ but they do not collect personal data about you. Google Analytics sets or updates cookies only to collect data required for the reports. Additionally, Google Analytics only uses first-party cookies. This means that all cookies set by Google Analytics cannot be altered or retrieved by any service on any domain other than Further detailed information on Google Analytics cookies can be found here.


Updated 22 September 2023