What are cookies?
A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or other device to allow a website to recognise you as a user when you return to the website using the same computer and web browser, either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (a ‘persistent cookie’). Other similar files work in the same way and we use the word ‘cookie’ in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.
as necessary for website operation;
to analyse the use of the Site by, for example, recognising and counting the number of visitors and how they move around the Site. This helps us to see what parts of the site are popular and which sections need improving to make the experience better for users;
to recognise you when you return to the Site so that content can be personalised for you, for example, by remembering your country and site preferences; and
to record your visit to the Site and the pages you have visited and links you have followed. We will use this to make the Site more relevant to your interests.
This document gives you information on the specific cookies used on this Site.
How to control and delete cookies
Alternatively, you may wish to visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer, as well as more general information about cookies. Please note that, as these websites are not owned or operated by [name of owner], we are not responsible for any of the content on them.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may mean that you will not be able to take full advantage of all the features or services available on this Site.
Main cookies used on our Site
The Site uses the following cookies for the following purposes:-
Name: Cookie Banner
Expries: This is a persistent cookie, which remains on your device after your browsing session has ended. This cookie expires 1 year after it was first set.
Opting Out: It is not possible to opt out of this cookie as it is strictly necessary for us to provide the functionality relating to the Site’s cookie banner.
Name: Google Analytics
Purpose: This cookie enables us to: estimate our audience size and usage patterns; and anonymously track actions around the Site, such as the number of people who visit the contact page.
Expires: This is a persistent cookie, which remains on your device after your browsing session has ended. This cookie expires 2 years after it was first set.
Source: Google Analytics
Opting Out: This Site uses Google Analytics; a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of this Site and compile reports for us on website activity. This cookie does not collect information that identifies an individual. For how to reject or delete these cookies see https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Some of the emails we send to you may contain a ‘web beacon pixel’ or tracked links which allows us to identify when you have opened the email and to verify which links contained in the email you have accessed. We use this information to determine which parts of our emails are of most interest to you.
You can delete the pixel by deleting the email. If you do not wish to download the pixel to your computer or other device, you can ensure this by selecting to receive emails from us in plain text rather than HTML.
Alternatively, you can unsubscribe from our mailing list by contacting us at [insert email address].
If you have any questions or concerns about cookies or your privacy when using this Site, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org