Privacy Policy

This privacy policy applies to all pages on the Ponteland Online website but does not extend to third party web sites which may accessed via links on these pages.
We recommend that visitors check any sites visited via links from Ponteland Online for their own privacy statement.
Ponteland Online Information Directory has its own privacy policy which should be read in conjunction with this policy.

Email addresses
We do not sell, exchange or give your email address to third parties

Log Files
Ponteland Online, the hosts of the site and some software used on the site, such as sitemeters may record details of accesses to pages on this website. This information may include details of IP addresses, types of browser and operating systems. We will not sell, exchange or give this information to a third party. It is used only to give us more information about how visitors use the site.

Ponteland Online may use cookies to give us more information about how visitors use the site. You should be able to choose whether or not to allow cookies from settings in your web browser, if you choose to disable cookies you can still use our site. Visit for more information on cookies.

Google Analytics
“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. 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. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

Geo Location Software
Geo Location software is used to generate maps and refine radius searches of listings in the directory. A pop up bar may appear giving you the opportunity to accept or decline.

Ponteland Online reserves the right to amend this policy at any time.