Privacy Policy

What are cookies?

This website uses cookies to collect information.  Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer or other mobile or handheld device (such as smart ‘phones or ‘tablets’) as you browse this website.  They are used to ‘remember’ when your computer or device accesses this website.  The cookies are essential to the effective operation of my website. Cookies are also used to tailor the products and services offered and advertised to my users, both on this website and elsewhere.


Information collected

Some cookies collect information about browsing and search behaviour by people who access this website via the same computer or device.  This includes information about pages viewed, search terms used and the user journey around a website.  I do not, however, use cookies to collect or record information on users’ name, address or other contact details. I am able to use cookies to monitor individual user browsing and search behaviour but third parties are not able to identify users using cookies.


Who sets the cookies?

The cookies stored on your computer or other device when you access this website are set by Olivier Desbarres, suppliers who partner with me to help deliver a high quality website and other third parties.

Some cookies are set by or on behalf of Olivier Desbarres and are necessary to enable users to navigate throughout my website.

Cookies may also be set by third parties.

Google Analytics & Adwords is used throughout the site to capture information regarding search terms, none of these third parties collect any personal data from which they would be able to identify individual users.


Disabling cookies?

If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies.  How to do this will depend on the browser you use and I provide further detail below on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:


For Microsoft Internet Explorer:

  1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”

2 Click on the “privacy” tab

3 Select the setting the appropriate setting


For Mozilla firefox:

  1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Options”

2 Click on the icon “privacy”

3 Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options


For Opera 6.0 and further:

  1. Choose the menu Files”> “Preferences”

2 Privacy


What happens if I disable cookies?

This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general the site may not operate properly if cookies are switched off.



No financial transactions are run through this website. However, please note that whilst I take appropriate technical and organisational measures to safeguard the personal data (name, address, email address, phone number) that you provide to me, no transmission over the Internet can ever be guaranteed secure.  Consequently, please note that I cannot guarantee the security of any personal data that you transfer over the Internet to me.


Spoof/false emails

I will never ask you to confirm any account or credit card details via email. If you receive an email claiming to be from Olivier Desbarres asking you to do so, please ignore it and do not respond.


Your rights

You have the following rights:

  • The right to ask what personal data I hold about you at any time, subject to a fee specified by law (currently £10);


  • The right to ask me to update and correct any out-of-date or incorrect personal data that I hold about you free of charge; and


  • The right to opt out of any marketing communications that I may send you.

If you wish to exercise any of the above rights, please contact me at However, if you wish to unsubscribe from e-mail marketing communications that I send you, you can most easily do this by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any e-mail newsletter I have sent you.


Third party sites

This Website contains links to other websites operated by third parties (including microsites, described above).  Please note that this privacy policy applies only to the personal data that I collect through this website and I cannot be responsible for personal data that third parties may collect, store and use through their website (including microsites).  You should always read the privacy policy of each website you visit carefully.


Updates to this policy

This privacy policy was last updated in January 2014.  Please check back regularly to keep informed of updates to this privacy policy.


Contact us

If you have any questions please contact us at