Cookie Policy

1. Our website uses cookies. Insofar as those cookies are not strictly necessary for the provision of our website and services, we will ask you to consent to our use of cookies when you first visit our website
2 About cookies
2.1 A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
2.2 Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
2.3 Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
3 Cookies that we use
3.1 We use cookies for the following purposes:
3.1.1 authentication - we use cookies to identify you when you visit our website and as you navigate our website
3.1.2 status - we use cookies to help us to determine if you are logged into our website
3.1.3 making a payment - we use cookies to maintain the state of your shopping cart as you navigate our website
3.1.4 personalisation - we use cookies to store information about your preferences and to personalise our website for you
3.1.5 security - we use cookies as an element of the security measures used to protect user accounts, including preventing fraudulent use of login credentials, and to protect our website and services generally, this includes the collection of originating IP address.
3.1.6 analysis - we use cookies to help us to analyse the use and performance of our website and services
3.1.7 cookie consent - we use cookies to store your preferences in relation to the use of cookies more generally
4 Cookies used by our service providers
4.1 Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.
4.2 We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google's privacy policy is available at:
5 Managing cookies
5.1 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
5.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
5.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
6 Cookie preferences
6.1 You can manage your preferences relating to the use of cookies by clicking on the tab at the bottom of the page, Cookie Policy
7 Our details
7.1 This website is owned and operated by Crescent Funeral Services Limited
7.2 We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 10418314, and our registered office is at 4 King Square, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3YF
7.3 Our principal place of business is at The Old Coach House, Crescent Park, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4ED
7.4 You can contact us:
(a) by post, to the postal address given above
(b) using our website contact form
(c) by telephone, on 01823 530100 or
(d) by email, using the email address published on our website from time to time