How We Use Cookies

The Midland Railway Trust Ltd. is a company registered in England No.1097382 and as a charitable trust No. 502278.
The Retail, Catering and Engineering operations are operated by the Midland Railway Enterprises plc, a subsidiary company of the Midland Railway Trust Ltd.

This Cookies Statement sets out how Midland Railway Trust uses cookies when you use this website. This Statement addresses the new EU cookie law (e-Privacy Directive).The law which applies to how you use cookies and similar technologies for storing information on a user’s equipment such as their computer or mobile device changed on 26 May 2011.

Whilst we have always been open with our website users and have included information about how we use cookies in our Privacy Policy this is no longer sufficient to address the requirements of the e-Privacy Directive. It is now a requirement that we set out in a specific manner the way in which we use cookies for our website users. This is still incorporated within our overall Privacy Policy which should be read in conjunction with this Cookies Statement but is specifically set out below in line with the requirements of the EU Privacy Directive.

How we use cookies
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Other Important Documentation
Our Cookies Statement should be read in conjunction with the following key documents relating to our website, your usage as a visitor or as a representative of Midland Railway Trust: WEBSITE USAGE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, WEBSITE DISCLAIMER, COPYRIGHT NOTICE and any similar documents that may be provided from time to time.