What are web cookies?
Although this Notice refers to the general term “cookie”, which is the main method used by our website to store information, the browser’s local storage space is also used for the same purpose and we may use other tracking technologies through this website such as web beacons. As a result, the information included in this Notice is likewise applicable to all such tracking technologies that we use.
You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
- To let you do things on our website – for example, cookies enable you to log in to secure areas of our website, fill in application forms or view content
- To collect anonymous statistics – the information collected by cookies enables us to improve the website through usage figures and patterns. For example, it is really useful to see which pages of the website – and therefore which of our services – are the most popular and how users are interacting with them.
- To improve your experience of our website – for example, to prevent you having to re-enter details when you have already done so, or by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.
Cookie: Cookie consent - AllowEasysiteCookies
Purpose: This cookie stores the consent status of the current user for cookies and is only set if they consent
Duration: 1 year
Cookie: Content Management System cookie - Tabbed Container ActiveTab
Purpose: This cookie stores the ID of the Active Tab as selected by the user.
Duration: Current session
Cookie: Google Analytics - _ga, _gid, _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz
Purpose: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We 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.
Read an overview of privacy at Google
Duration: 2 years
Cookie: Vimeo cookies
Purpose: We embed Upshot videos using Vimeo's video player. This may set cookies from Vimeo upon loading. Vimeo uses first-party cookies that are essential to the video player experience.
Duration: 12 years
Upshot also uses some cookies which are strictly necessary in order for you to use our services available on our website.
Website cookie acceptance
Turning cookies off
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