Privacy and Cookie Policy

Privacy and Cookie Policy

Our website features a small number of forms in which you are asked for personal information such as your name and contact details. In these circumstances, you will be anticipating a direct response from Queen’s College. The information you provide will be retained purely for internal use and communicating directly with you. We fully respect the privacy of parents, prospective parents, guardians and Old Queenians, and will never pass this information on to a third party.

What we collect, and how we use it

Although we provide links to many third party websites, Queen’s College bears no responsibility for the content of these websites as they do not fall under our control. Please refer to the privacy statements of those websites for details on how they use your information.

Contact Us

If you wish to let us know directly about your experience of our website, or flag up any problems you may have encountered while using it, you can email the webmaster by clicking here.


Please see our privacy notice which can be found by clicking here. This explains your rights under the Data Protection Act and how you can get in contact with us if you have any issues.


The table below lists the cookies currently in use on this website.

PHPSESSIDThis cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users’ unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.Necessary
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEThis cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.5 monthsAdvertisement
YSCThis cookies is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos.Performance
GPSThis cookie is set by Youtube and registers a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographical location30 minutesAnalytics
_gaThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.2 yearsAnalytics
_gidThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.1 dayAnalytics
_gatThis cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.1 minutePerformance
_fbpThis cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.2 monthsAdvertisement
frThe cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.2 monthsAdvertisement
IDEUsed by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.1 yearAdvertisement

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to see what kind of traffic and what type of devices are using our site – this helps us to create the right kind of content for the devices you are using.

If you wish to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit


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