IP Addresses and Cookies
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Strictly Necessary Cookies, Performance Cookies and Functionality Cookies
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The table below lists all of the cookies used on our site, all of which fulfil either a Strictly Necessary, Performance, or Functionality purpose.
|CookieInfo||3 months (persistent)||This is used to stop the cookie consent popup from reshowing once the user has accepted it.|
|PHPSESSID||Expires when user closes site (session)||This is a server-side session cookie used to keep track of the user’s site visit. This is needed to run the site.|
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|super_session||30 minutes (persistent)||This is a cookie used to continue power forms which you may use on the site|
|_ga||2 years (persistent)||Used by Google Analytics to track the website journeys of users.|
|_gid||24 hours (persistent)||Id used by Google Analytics to distinguish between different users.|
|_gat||1 minute (persistent)||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate to the Google Analytics servers.|
|Player||1 year (persistent)||The embedded Vimeo player, uses these cookies to check if certain features or preferences have been selected by the user.|
Accepting or rejecting cookies
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Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB
Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/278835/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer
Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042?locale=en_US
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You can opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites by visiting http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
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Session Cookies and Persistent Cookies
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Targeting and Advertising Cookies
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Strictly Necessary Cookies
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Third Party Cookies
Guidance for Children Under 16
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Changes to these Terms
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Further Information About Cookies
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