The RAF Valley website does not store
or capture personal information, but merely logs the user�s IP
address which is automatically recognised by the web
server. Our log files
do not contain any personal information or information about which other
sites you have visited.
for collecting user information from the site and we will not collect
any information about you except that required for system administration
of the web server.
Other websites linked from this site do
not necessarily follow the same policies. Further information on your
rights under the Data Protection Act 1998 can be found on the
Information Commissioner's website at http://www.dataprotection.gov.uk/dpr/dpdoc.nsf.
Message given to a browser program by
a web server. The message is then stored by the browser in a text file.
Each time the browser requests a page from the server, this message is
sent back. A cookie's main objective is to identify users and
personalise their visit by customising web pages for them for example
by welcoming them by name next time they visit the same site. A site
using cookies will usually invite you to provide personal information
such as your name, e-mail address and interests. In our case, however,
Every machine connecting to the
Internet has a four-number address (e.g. 22.214.171.124) which may or may
not stay constant between sessions online. Many web users connect
indirectly to the Internet via an intermediary (proxy) server
Every time our web site is accessed
an entry is made in the web server's log file. This tells us broadly
where an access is coming from, when it was made, which file was requested
and whether the request was successful or not. It usually does not
allow us to identify individual users. The data is used to assess
usage levels and spot technical problems (such as broken pages or web
The machine which on which the RAF
Valley website is physically located, which delivers (serves up) web
pages to your computer.