What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your device (computer, tablet or smartphone) when you visit a website. When you visit the website again, the cookie is sent back to the website and allows that site to recognize your browser.
Cookies allow the storage of user preferences and the collection of information about the use of the website. Cookies can be used to gather anonymous analytics that help improve websites based on how people use them. They can also contain a unique identifier code that allows the tracking of users’ navigation and behaviour patterns for statistical or advertising purposes.
Cookies can be installed by the website you are visiting (so-called first-party cookies) or may be installed by other websites or web servers via elements (such as images, maps, sounds, buttons or external links) that are published on that website (so-called third-party cookies).
Cookies may be stored permanently on your device and have a variable duration (so-called persistent cookies), while others have a limited lifespan or may disappear when the browser is closed (so-called session cookies).
For further information, visit allaboutcookies.org
What types of cookies do we use on this website?
This website uses:
- Technical Cookies – i.e. session and functional cookies which are necessary for the website to work and allow for a better browsing experience
- Analytics Cookies – which allow us to gather anonymous and aggregate data on the number of visitors and the pattern of visits to the website (e.g. number of visitors, page views, time on a page, etc.). These cookies do not collect any personal data or any information on the user’s identity.
- Third-party Cookies – i.e. cookies set by websites or web servers other than this one and used for such third parties’ purposes. Mainly these are cookies that allow users to use and interact with social networks (such as Facebook and Twitter) in order to share our content on said social media.
This website does NOT use profiling cookies (i.e. those cookies that are aimed at creating user profiles and are used to send ads messages in line with the preferences shown by the user during navigation).
As analytics cookies, we use:
Google Analytics Cookies (Universal Analytics)
Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). These cookies allow Google Analytics to work and we use them in order to gather information on the use of the website and collect anonymous data about numbers of visitors, page views, time on a page, etc. We collect this data in order to gather insight for improving the website contents and usability. Google uses the collected data in order to track and analyze the use of this website, compile reports and possibily provide us with other Google services.
In order to collect data in anonymous form, on this website we use the so-called IP Anonymization, which truncates the visitor’s IP address.
Visitors who wish to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics can do so by downloading and installing Google Analytics opt out browser add-on (compatible with Chrome, Internet Explorer 11, Safari, Firefox and Opera).
Hotjar is a tracking tool that we use to analyse user behaviour on our website. The 2 Hotjar cookies we use (_hjid and _hjIncludedInSample) track the user’s behaviour on our website, without personally identifying anyone.
If you are looking to opt-out of being tracked by Hotjar, you may do so here.
More information about the Hotjar Cookies can be found here.
If you click on the “Ok” button within the cookie notice, a “technical cookie” is used to remember your consent regarding cookies so not to display the cookie notice again in your next visit(s).
Nevertheless, visitors maintains their right to:
- disable/block some or all third-party cookies
- object to cookies being recorded on their device(s) by setting their browser(s) to disable cookies
For more information on how to set your preferences on cookies via the browser, please refer to the instructions of each browser:
Through the browser settings users can also delete cookies that may have been installed in the past, including the technical cookie used by this site to remember the user’s consent regarding cookies.
Please note that some website features or services may not function properly without cookies and visitors may be required to manually insert some information or preferences each time they visit the site.
Data controller is Tiger Crane Kung Fu – Claremont Hall, 24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.
Data collected by this website by using cookies may be processed by Tiger Crane Kung Fu collaborators as persons in charge of the processing.
Data may also be processed by trusted companies that perform tasks of a technical and organizational nature on our behalf.
Data collected by this website by using first-party cookies will not be shared or sold to any third party.
Data collected by using Google’s, Facebook’s, Twitter’s and/or LinkedIn’s cookies could be transferred outside the European Union, particularly to the United States.
Last updated: 25 November 2019