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This website is currently hosted on a platform owned by Welsh Government. By sharing your data on this website, you are consenting for your information to be visible to Welsh Government.
Web browsers allow some control of cookies through browser settings. To find out more about cookies and how to manage them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org (link is external).
What information do we collect?
Google will use this information to produce user activity reports for this website. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
Cookies used on this site
|_ga||This helps us count how many people visit this website by tracking if you've visited before|
|_gat||Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made|
|_utma||Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to this website or to a certain page|
|_utmb||This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on this website|
|_utmc||This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser|
|_utmz||This tells us how you reached this website (eg from another website or a search engine)|
|__atuvc||Used by the AddThis social sharing buttons|
|__atuvs||Used by the AddThis social sharing buttons|
Cookie control widget
|business-wales_cookiecontrol||Stores your cookie control preference. This is always set.|
Drupal authenticated users
|SESS*||Session cookie to store the authenticated user session|
|drupal.tabledrag.showweight||Sets whether table items are draggable|
|Drupal.toolbar.collapsed||Stores the preference to collapse the admin menu display|
General Data Protection and regulation Statement
When you register with BeTheSpark:
During processing, your contact information and IP address will temporarily be held on the BeTheSpark marketing database as well as visible to our web development team at S8080 and Welsh Government. Following processing, only your contact information will be held on the BeTheSpark database.
If you opt in, from time to time you may receive the BeTheSpark newsletter which may be of interest to you, as well as information on relevant events. You can choose to 'Unsubscribe' at any time by following the 'Unsubscribe' link on our newsletters.
Except where required by law or in order to process your correspondence, we will not pass on your details to third parties without your consent.
We would like to remind you that you have a right to see any personal information we hold about you, and you have the right to correct any inaccuracies in it.
By completing any webform on the BeTheSpark website, you consent to us holding and using your personal information in accordance with this notice.