Privacy policy

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our online visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.

TL;DR = We’ll not be a dick with your data.

1, Whatever information is collected from you is only used for tracking purposes – cookies automatically set for use within Google Analytics* – and, where appropriate, marketing.
2, Whatever information we collect will never be sold to a third party, be used for spamming, illegal activities or for generally stupid reasons.
3, Personal information, name/ email address, will only be collected when voluntarily submitted by you via our contact or subscription forms.

We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. Google Analytics sets cookies to help us accurately estimate the number of visitors to the website and volumes of usage. This to ensure that the service is available when you want it and fast.
Name: _ga
Content: GA1.2.495380921.1518886876
Send for: Any kind of connection
Expires: 2 years

Name: _gat
Content: 1
Send for: Any kind of connection
Expires: 1 minute

Name: _gid
Content: GA1.2.603379094.1518886876
Send for: Any kind of connection
Expires: 24 hours

For more information about Google Analytics visit Googles’ Analytics website.

We also install cookies to determine which language content you’re requesting. For this we use the Polylang plugin.
Name: pll_language
Content: en, cn or ru depending on language chosen
Send for: Any kind of connection
Expires: 1 year

We have installed a Facebook pixel for purposes of tracking. Facebook installs 2 cookies.

Name: fr
Content: 02CSZyKZQy1sNFrRu.AWWuLJ9AUxK_6Ef4g9aCipVN8-k.Bahz_O.B5.AAA.0.0.BaiF-n.AWVTBLv9
Send for: Secure connections only
Expires: 3 months and 1 hour

Send for: Any kind of connection
Expires: When the browsing session ends

Project files:
If you have been a client of Point and Stare and we have completed a project for you, and no contact has been made regarding the project for 6 months, any and all project related data that we have access to will be destroyed. This includes any and all login details for websites, FTP etc and any assets that we have either created, purchased or supplied to you previously.

Generally, we are no different to any other, responsible company in that 1, If you access any of our websites a normal, non sneaky cookie will be set, (unless you have turned them off) and 2, If you submit details to us we will do our best to protect that information.

Removing and disabling cookies
If you do not wish to accept cookies on to your machine you can disable them by adjusting the settings on your browser. However this will affect the functionality of the websites you visit.

Personal data
Personal data (i.e. information which could identify you) submitted to us, for example to sign up to our newsletter or our contact form, will only be used to respond to your feedback. We will not pass it on to any third party without your prior written consent.
This privacy statement only covers the Point and Stare website at
This statement does not cover links within this site to other websites.

Generally, if you do not agree to any of the above please do not visit our websites, turn off cookies or do not submit any personal information.

Right to Be Forgotten
Of course, you are very welcome to ask for your personal information to be removed from our database – just email or send your name and email address via the form below and we’ll remove any data we contain about you as soon as possible.

The data controller responsible in respect of the information collected on this website can be contacted at