Privacy Policy

    Information Collection and Use

    Dales Radio Limited is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. Dales Radio Limited collects information from our users at a number of different points depending on how you use and interact with our website.

    Cookies

    We use a number of different cookies on this website. For detailed cookie information please see our cookie policy.

    Log File Analytics & Google Analytics

    Our web server records IP addresses and writes these to log files that allow us to analyse visitor numbers on this website, track user’s movement around the website and from page to page, we use this information see how visitors use and interact with our website.

    Google Analytics is implemented on this website and collects various data points from visitors to the website. IP Addresses are used to distinguish visitor numbers to the website. Google Analytics will record the country you access this website from using your IP Address. Data gathered by Google Analytics allows us to analyse visitor numbers on this website, track user’s movement around the website and from page to page, we use this information see how visitors use and interact with our website. Google Analytics data is stored for a period of 26 months which allows us to build a year upon year picture of visitor numbers to our website.

    Data gathered by Google Analytics may be stored outside of the European Union in line with its undertakings through the EU-US Privacy Shield Program. Further information can be found here.

    You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service here.

    Advertising Pixels

    Doubleclick Remarketing pixels are being used for advertising purposes by Newsquest Media Group. Newsquest Media Group is a digital business partner and may target readers of their website with Double Click adverts which tracks user activity on our website. By continuing to browse our website, you agree to this use.

    Contact Form Submissions

    If you submit an enquiry through our contact form, that enquiry will be emailed to a mailbox monitored by employees of Dales Radio Limited, the email is then stored securely on our email server which enables us to respond to your enquiry.

    Your enquiry may be forwarded to one or multiple mailboxes within Dales Radio Limited to ensure it is dealt with and acted upon by the apprioriate person.

    Website Backups

    This website is backed up on a regular basis for security and disaster recovery purposes. The backups are stored securely with Dropbox. Dropbox may store these backups outside of the European Union in line with its undertakings through the EU-US Privacy Shield Program. Further information can be found at https://www.dropbox.com/privacy

    Website backups will be stored for a maximum of 60 days before being deleted.

    Newsletter

    You have the choice whether to subscribe to our email newsletter. If you subscribe, we will collect your name and email address. We use MailChimp to store this information and to send you our email newsletters.

    You can unsubscribe from our newsletters at any time by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of each email. Alternatively please email us and we will remove you from our mailing list.

    MailChimp may store your data outside of the European Union in line with its undertakings through the EU-US Privacy Shield Program. Further information can be found here

    Links to other websites

    This website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that Dales Radio Limited is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

    Notification of Changes

    If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on our website so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of an email. Users will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

    On Air

    • Julian at Breakfast

      The best way to start your day in the Dales with News, Weather and Sport and Dales Music Mix.

    • Lee Moulsdale

      Weekday Mornings with the Classic Top 3 and No 1's @1

    • Keith Fletcher

      The Dales Drive Home with the very best music and conversation.

    • Rob Stevens

      The Dales Evening Show with great music and a finger on the pulse of the Dales

    • StressBusters

      Ease the troubles of the day away with late night easy listening,

    • Nic Foster

      Saturday Morning brought to life with Great Music, Loads of info on events in the Dales, Local stories from the week and the weekend edition of The Time Machine.

    • Nick Babb - Stuck In The 80s

      Two hours packed with the biggest songs from the 1980s.

    • Stuart Clarkson

      A comprehensive guide to what’s happening at the weekend, a look at the weekend's sporting action, the latest news and great tunes for your Saturday afternoon.

    Dales Weather

    • Skipton

      Sunny intervals

      High: 10°C | Low: 6°C

    • Settle

      Sunny intervals

      High: 9°C | Low: 5°C

    • Leyburn

      Sunny intervals

      High: 10°C | Low: 6°C

    • Sedbergh

      Light rain shower

      High: 8°C | Low: 6°C

    • Kirkby Stephen

      Light rain shower

      High: 8°C | Low: 6°C

    Recently Played

    Dales Diary

    • Pumpkin Trail

      From 24th October to 1st November it's the Seasons Bakery Pumpkin Trail in Ingleton. Dress up and celebrate the new normal way of Halloween. Follow the map around Ingleton and find the pumpkins with letters on. Create a word and discover your Trick or Treat. The cost is £2 per person with the maximum number in any group to be no more than 6 to follow the current government guidelines. All proceeds for this event are going towards St. Mary’s Church and the Pop-Up Pantry.

      at Seasons Bakery
    • Medieval Music in the Dales

      Medieval Music in the Dales at Bolton Castle, Leyburn is the UK's only festival of medieval music and it’s online anytime this year, due to the pandemic. The festival features performances from dozens of musicians - some live online, others pre-recorded exclusively to premier at Medieval Music in the Dales. On top of that, you can enjoy a virtual tour of the amazing venue - Bolton Castle - and join in on vocal and instrumental workshops.

      at Online
    • Cave Exploring

      If you are on a staycation in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park then you are in the most extensive caving area in the UK. So if you’re looking for something to do or if you live in the Dales and you fancy exploring the marvellous caves, which includes the longest cave system, one of the largest caverns, and the highest unbroken underground waterfall at Gaping Gill then head online to yorkshiredales.org.uk for more info.

      at Yorkshire Dales