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Legal & Cookie Policy

This section helps explain what you need to know about how this website uses cookies and how to manage them if you wish to do so.

What Are Cookies? Cookies are small files which store data on your computer. They help websites work better, more accurately and offer a more personalised experience.

How Do You Use Cookies?

We use cookies to understand who you are and control your visit to our website. Our own cookies are only used for those registered with us. General visitors will not be issued with any cookies apart from third party cookies.

The third party cookies to store information about what pages people visit, how long they are on the site, how they got there and what they click on. These cookies do not collect or store users personal information (for example, names or addresses), so this information cannot be used to identify individuals, and this service is operated by Google Analytics. More information on the data they collect at

Advertising Cookies

Our website carries advertisements using Google AdSense. This sets a cookie called DoubleClick which profiles individuals as they browse and is used to present them with advertisements customised to their interests.

Google offers an opt-out tool available at which allows you to opt out of the DoubleClick cookie.

This will not stop advertisements appearing, but will mean they will not be tailored to your interests, and will prevent your anonymous browsing habits being recorded. You can also customise your advertisement preferences by opting in at

Premier Houseboats have no control over these third party cookies.

How Do I Manage My Cookies? Your Internet browser controls cookies and it will allow you to set which websites, if any, can use cookies.

Each browser works in a different way. To learn how to manage cookies for your Internet browser you can visit

We can assure you that there is no personal data shared in these cookies, that they are safe and that they improve your experience of using this website.

What Cookies Do You Use? The following table shows the cookies that we use:

Cookie Name

Issued By



_utma Google Analytic          2 years                   This tracks the number of times you have visited this website, when your first visit was and when                                                                                              your last visit occured.

_utmb Google Analytics       30  

                                                minutes                   This notes the time when you entered this website.

_utmc  Google Analytics     End of session        This notes the time when you leave this website; assuming you have left he site if you do not view                                                                                           another page within 30 minutes.

_utmz Google Analytics      6 months                 This tracks which website you came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked, what                                                                                          keywords were used and where the site was accessed from.





Why am I not being asked to store cookies?

Premier houseboats do not have a large corporate IT department and considering at time of this law being introduced many public service websites such as did not have this functionality in place! Premier Houseboats welcome any assistance from the EU or British government to provide further details on how to implement this requirement and will adhere fully and promptly once further details are provided. Premier houseboats have therefore made all attempts to adhere to this law.

Where Can I Get More Information? To learn more about cookies and how to manage them visit

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