To make this site work properly, we place small data files called cookies on your device, as do most websites.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It could enable the website to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences), so you do not have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
Our cookies enable us to:
- Make our website work as expected
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Continuously improve our website for you
- Collect any personally identifiable information
- Collect any sensitive information
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below
Website function Cookies
Our own cookies
- Allowing you to issue information to our secretarial and Lodge administration
- Blocking the ip addresses of known or potential hackers
There is no way to prevent these legally obliged cookies being set other than to not use our site or disabling them in your browser settings.
Third party functions
Like most websites we could include functionality provided by third parties. A common example is embedding links to Social Media and Analytical information.
Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties
Visitor statistics cookies