What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers, which are transferred to Your computer’s hard drive or mobile device when You visit the Website. The cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit or to another website that recognises that cookie. For further information about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Types of Cookies Used on the Website
The cookies We use are analytical cookies that are split between performance cookies and functionality cookies.
Performance cookies collect information about how You use the Website.
They allow Us to recognise and count the number of visitors to the Website and allows Us to see how visitors move around the Website when they are using it. This helps Us to improve the way the Website works, for example, by ensuring that You find what You are looking for more easily. These cookies do not collect information about Your identity. The information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve the performance of the Website. By using the Website You agree that We can place these types of cookie on Your device.
Functionality cookies allow the website to remember the choices You make (such as Your user name, language, or the region You are in) and provide enhanced features. These cookies are also used to remember changes You have made to text size, font and other parts of the web pages that You can customise. They may also be used to provide services You have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.
The information these cookies collect is usually anonymised and they do not gather information about You that could be used for advertising or remembering where You have been on the internet. By using the Website You agree that We can place these types of cookie on Your device. You can find more information about the individual cookies We use and the reasons why We use them in the table below.
Cookies in useThe following cookies are currently in use.
|__unam||Social sharing of articles and pages.|
|wordpress-settings-1||Wordpress settings cookie||Required for Wordpress logins and settings|
|_ga||Google Analytics||2 years||Used to distinguish users|
|_gid||Google Analytics||24 hours||Used to distinguish users
|_gat||Google Analytics||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate|
|catAccCookies||Cookie alert||30 days||Used to note acceptance of Cookie use in the EU|
Most of Our cookies will expire at the end of the browser session. However, if Your browser is not closed for any reason, all of Our cookies will expire after 2 years.
If You want to contact Us with any questions, comments or complaints about how We collect, use or retain cookies, please contact Us at: Golden Charter, Head office, Canniesburn Gate, Bearsden G61 1BF, Tel: 0141 942 5855 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This cookie statement is dated May 2017.