Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Diocesan Privacy Policy - Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently.

This privacy notice tells you what to expect regarding cookies on our website:

1. On most of our website there are no cookies at all.

2. On a few pages third party cookies are used by embedded Google Calendars, Twitter Widgets, Embedded YouTube Video and Embedded Flickr buttons and slideshows. These third part applications enhance the functionality and experience of the website by, for example, including a calendar or by making video available or a twitter feed visible. These third party organisations may use cookies as below:

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google

YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

Flickr Privacy Policy Information

Twitter Privacy Policy Information

3. On our site a small number of pages use essential cookies to enable passwords to be used to access a password protected page - these are used on minor sections of the website for internal log in. (Formation Forum and Pastoral Communications)


Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit