Cookie and Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This statement relates to our privacy practices in connection with this site. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of any other linked sites.

The HPSC website does not store or collect any personal information about site users. Any personal information which you choose to send via this website will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Acts, 1988 & 2003.

Cookie use on this website

This website currently uses cookies to gather information about your experience whilst here. This website uses Google Analytics, which sets cookies on your web browser. The cookies are used to store information, such as what time you visited our website, whether you have visited the site before, what site referred you or what you searched for to find us.

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We also stream our Twitter feed to our homepage. Twitter sets five cookies (- pid, _twitter_sess, k, guest_id and original_referer). We use the plugin as a convenience for our users and we use it on the basis that Twitter adheres to its Privacy Policy - see for more information.
If you continue to browse our website without changing your cookie settings, we will presume that you are happy to receive these cookies from our website. If, however, you are not happy to receive cookies from our website, you can change your browser cookie settings at any time.

How can I manage website cookies?

If you wish not to receive cookies from this website, you can change your web browser settings so that you will be notified when any website tries to send you a cookie. At this point you can choose to accept or refuse the cookie. In addition you can also delete historical cookies from your browser at any time.

In order to manage cookies please refer to your web browsers help function, which will guide you through the process of managing your browser's privacy settings. Alternatively, you may want to visit, an independent website which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.

In addition if you wish to avoid Google Analytic cookies from any website consider Google’s browser plug-in available for most web browsers "Opt-out of Google Analytics cookies".

If any changes are made to the Cookie and Privacy Policy, they will be published here. 

Last reviewed 27/03/2018