Privacy Policy

by Admin

Privacy and Cookie policy

Your privacy is important to us. In order to explain how we protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our policy which covers this website.

If you do not agree to the terms outlined in this Policy, we would advise you to leave the site.

Collection Of Data

For some services, Rotherham News may require your e-mail address or other personal information such as your name, company, etc. (e.g. Contact Form) providing us with this personal and identifiable information is optional. But, in some instance it may not be possible for us to engage with you if you do not provide the information requested.

Disclosure Of Data

Rotherham News will never disclose any of your personally identifiable information without your permission except under special circumstances, for instance if Rotherham News in good faith believes that the law requires disclosure.

Any information gathered by Rotherham New will be treated confidentially.

Cookie Policy

Rotherham New uses cookies to improve the user experience on our website. We do not pass on or in any way collect personal information about you as an individual user.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer when you browse a website. Most websites may not function as intended without cookies.

This website uses cookies in a way that helps us to understand how our website is used and also to improve the overall user experience. We do not use cookies from which can identify you individually.

Our website occasionally makes use of “embedded services” such as YouTube. These  are third party services and may also save cookies on your computer whilst you use this website. This is something we have no control over these and you should seek advice from these services if you wish to understand more about how they use cookies.

If you would like to disable cookies, you can read how to do so in your browser on

Rotherham News uses the following cookies:

Third Party Cookies

Third party cookies are created by companies in order to provide services which we can use to improve our site and user experience. We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. This tool uses ‘cookies’, to collect anonymous information. This tracks information such as how visitors get arrive at our website or what pages are being viewed and what Internet Browser is being used. We also use Google AdSense to display ads across our website Google AdSense may use user data. You can review the Google Privacy Policy about advertising here. The page also provides information on how to manage what information is collected and how you can opt out.

If you would prefer to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across allwebsites click here.

Cookie Name Source Function
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Google Analytics





Any cookies beginning with _ga, _gat and __utm are used to collect information about Web traffic and user activity on the site.



Google AdSense provides Adverts throughout our website.