Privacy & cookies

The confidentiality of your information is of paramount concern to the Priory.

Priory fully complies with Data Protection Legislation and Medical Confidentiality Guidelines. Please note that information submitted to Priory over this website is normally unprotected until it reaches us. Users should not send confidential details by email, unless specifically requested by Priory.


The Priory website uses cookies to improve its functionality and to monitor site performance.  Our new website fully complies with changes in the law.

The site uses session state cookies, functionality cookies and analytics cookies. These cookies allow the user to log into secure areas of the site, improve site functionality and they also enable the Priory to gather information about the number of visitors to the site and how visitors move around the Priory website.

Targeting Cookies or Advertising Cookies

These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests. They remember the websites you have visited and that information is shared with other parties such as advertisers. For example we use 3rd party companies such as Media IQ to provide you with more personalised adverts when visiting other websites.

You can change the settings on your browser to prevent cookies being stored on your computer or mobile device without your explicit consent. Your browser “help” section will normally provide details on how to manage the cookie settings.

Further information on the cookies used by this site can be found in the table below.

Cookies in use




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Google Analytics 





These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the site. The Priory use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site.  The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.    

Click here for an overview of the privacy at Google

Session ID


This cookie is used to record what users have viewed.  It collects information in an anonymous form.  This cookie expires when the browser is closed. 

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This cookie is used for re-targeting, optimisation, reporting and attribution of online adverts.  The cookie can remain on a pc/device for 3 months, but can be removed at any time.


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