Lodge St Monan No.1348
All references in the Lodge website and in these pages to the ‘ Lodge’ include references to all of the members of the ‘Lodge and the Lodge Trustees and Office-bearers, all jointly and severally. Lodge St Monan No.1348 is a Daughter Lodge of The Grand Lodge of Scotland and that Grand Lodge is the ultimate authority on all matters relating to Scottish Freemasonry.”
Lodge St Monan No. 1348 (herein after referred to as the ‘Lodge’) recognises the importance of protecting the privacy of the visitors to the Lodge website. Any personal data collected through the Lodge website will be regarded and treated as confidential and in accordance with the principles of the Data protection Act 1998.
Personal details (email name and email address only) are retained on our secure database and will not be divulged to third parties. You may UNSUBSCRIBE at any point by emailing our Webmaster.
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What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a site or page. The cookie will help the website, or another website, to recognise your device the next time you visit. Web beacons or other similar files can also do the same thing. We use the term “cookies” in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.
There are many functions cookies serve. For example, they can help us to remember your username and preferences, analyse how well our website is performing, or even allow us to recommend content we believe will be most relevant to you.
Certain cookies contain personal information – for example, if you click to “remember me” when logging in, a cookie will store your username. Most cookies won’t collect information that identifies you, and will instead collect more general information such as how users arrive at and use our websites, or a user’s general location.
What sort of cookies does the Lodge use?
Generally, our cookies perform up to four different functions:
1. Essential cookies
Some cookies are essential for the operation of our website. For example, some cookies allow us to identify subscribers and ensure they can access the subscription only pages. If a subscriber opts to disable these cookies, the user will not be able to access all of the content that a subscription entitles them to.
2. Performance Cookies
We utilise other cookies to analyse how our visitors use our websites and to monitor website performance. This allows us to provide a high quality experience by customising our offering and quickly identifying and fixing any issues that arise. For example, we might use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective, and to determine why some pages are receiving error messages.
3. Functionality Cookies
We use functionality cookies to provide you with enhanced services such as allowing you to watch a video online or comment on a blog.
This web site contains links to other sites. These links are included solely for the convenience of users and their presence does not constitute any endorsement by the Lodge of the websites linked or referred to nor does the Lodge have any control over, responsibility for, the content of any such websites. Please be aware that the Lodge is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We use Google analytics and web statistics to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
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The Lodge website is produced and made available in absolute good faith. For the avoidance of any doubt, neither the Lodge nor any of it’s Trustees, Office -bearers or members give or make any representations or warranties of any kind, whether express, actual or implied, in relation to all or any part of the Lodge website or any contents thereof of any website or websites to which the Lodge website is linked. All warranties and representations of every kind and howsoever arising are hereby absolutely and expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
The content of the Lodge website does not constitute the dispensation or giving of any kind of advice, recommendations or guidance by or on behalf of the Lodge and must not be relied upon in making, or refraining from making, any decision.
There is no guarantee that the website will be free of infection whether by viruses or from any other cause or source which may be harmful or destructive. All parties use the Lodge website entirely at there own risk and without recourse to the Lodge, it Office-bearers, trustees and member or any of them.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Lodge and separately, its Trustees, Office-bearers and members, all jointly and severally, hereby disclaim all liability (howsoever arising) in connection with any loss or damage, arising out of or in connection with any use of, or inability to use, all or any part of the Lodge website or any site to which the Lodge website is linked or any action (or not taken) as a result of access to the use of any of these.