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Cookies & Privacy Policy

We take the security of your personal information very seriously. Information collected via the website will not be used for marketing or any other purposes without your consent unless where required by law. By using the website you agree to the terms of this privacy policy.


Cookies are small files that the server embeds on a user’s computer. Each time the same computer requests a page with a browser, it will send the cookie too.

This site uses cookies to improve your experience of in the following ways:

WordPress Cookies
This website ( is built using WordPress. WordPress websites also collect cookies for commenters, therefore these cookies apply to our users.

When visitors comment on our blog, they will have cookies stored on their computer. This is purely for convenience, so that the visitor will not be required to re-type all their information again when they want to leave another comment in the future.

Two cookies are set for commenters:

  • comment_author
  • comment_author_email

The commenter cookies are set to expire a little less than one year from the time they are set.

Google Analytics Cookies
This website ( uses Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. This is done to make sure it is meeting its users’ needs and to understand how the website could be improved.

Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got there and what you click on. Your personal information is not stored or collected (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

Name Purpose Expires
_utma This randomly generated number is used to determine unique visitors to our site 2 years
_utmb This randomly generated number works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time users spend on our site 30 minutes
_utmc This randomly generated number works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz This is a randomly generated number and information about how the site was reached (e.g. direct or via a link, organic search or paid search) 6 months

For more information on Google Analytics cookie usage visit or to opt out visit

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If you would like to prevent from collecting cookies when you visit our site, please update your privacy settings in your browser. You can control the kinds of cookies you accept there.

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By purchasing tickets from this website you are agreeing to your financial and/or personal data being passed to Spektrix who handle our online payments.

We are registered in accordance with and seek to comply with the UK Data Protection Act 1998.

Theatre Royal Winchester is not responsible for the content of external sites to which this site links.

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