Privacy Policy

Personal Data

When you interact with our website we sometimes receive or collect personal information about you.

For example, if you are a Leader and sign up to gain access to our private Leader hub you might tell us who you are, how we can contact you and you may interact with us in a variety of different ways. We will keep your information confidential and only use your information for the purposes of Explorer Scouting and we will never pass your details onto a third party.

Web statistics

In common with many commerical organisations we monitor the use of this website by collecting statistical user information. No personally identifiable data is collected in this process. Typically, we collect information about the number of visitors to the website, to each web page, the technology used to browse the internet and the domain from which the vistor originated. This information is used to understand the visitor's use of the website.


Cookies are small files which are sent to your web browser and stored on your computer's hard disk. These are created and transferred to your hard disk when logging into this website. These cookies are subsequently used to identify your computer and allow you repeated access to the website. The cookie is used purely to speed up your access to our website and the information you wish to see.

The majority of web browsers accept cookies, but you can usually change the browser settings to prevent their transfer. However, please be aware that, if you do so, you may be unable to login to the website.