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Cookies used on this site
The following categories describe the range of cookies that can be used during your visit to our site.
Remembering settings and preferences
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. Google provides further information here.
Third party services and Social networks
The Irish Guild of Embroiderers maintains social network accounts particularly on Facebook and Twitter. We embed widgets from these networks to provide follow buttons, like boxes and stream embeds. This may result in cookies being set by these networks and third parties while using our site.
Irish Guild of Embroiderers also work with Facebook to enable us to promote our campaigns to our website users. Facebook provides further information here.
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