Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They're used for many things, such as remembering whether you've visited the site before, so that you remain logged in - or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month.

They contain information about the use of your computer but don't include personal information about you (they don't store your name, for instance).

This policy explains how cookies are used on our websites in general - and, below, how you can control the cookies that may be used on this site (please note that not all of them are used on every site).

About our Cookie policy

This Cookie Policy applies to all Archant's websites and mobile applications ("the Website").

In this Cookie Policy, when we refer to any of our Websites, we mean any website or mobile application operated by or on behalf of Archant Limited or its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "Archant"), regardless of how you access the network. This Cookie Policy forms part of and is incorporated into our Website Terms and Conditions.

By accessing the Website, you agree that this Cookie Policy will apply whenever you access the Website on any device. We will alert you on our Websites when of changes to this policy. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to all such changes

Below, you can find out more about the cookies we use on our Websites, as well as information on how to turn off cookies, or change the cookie settings on your browser.

1 - STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features.

These cookies will:

 

These Cookies will not:

·       Gather information that could be used for marketing

·       Retarget advertising to you on other websites

 

Our Cookies

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

s_cc

This determines whether you have cookies enabled

rsi_segs

This contains your user login information

lastClient

This tracks cache consistency over our multiple servers

cfp

Checks to see if you accept cookies

 

Third Party Cookies

Third Party

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

More Information

adserver.adtech.de

cfp

Checks to see if you accept cookies

http://www.adtechus.com/cookie_opt-out/

 

2 - ANALYTIC COOKIES

These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use our Website to help us improve the way the website works.

These Cookies will:

 

These Cookies will not:

·       Gather information that could be used for marketing

·       Retarget advertising to you on other websites

 

Our Cookies

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

JSESSIONID

This tells us you are actively using our site. This way we can always know, at any given time, how many users we have visiting.

userid

Tracks your encrypted user id when logged in

s_sq

Lets us know the previous link that you clicked on

JSEESSIONID

This tells us if you are actively using our site to enable us to know how many users we have visiting our site

ASP.NET_Sessionid

Creates a temporary user session ID for blogs.

AuthorizationCookie

Creates a encrypted User ID when you log in

s_vi

This provides us with a unique visor ID time and date stamp

 

Third Party Cookies

Third Party

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

More Information

Omniture

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s_vi

Used to identify unique visitors and tracks how you move around the website and how your reached the site

http://www.omniture.com/en/privacy/2o7#optout

 

3 - PERSONALISATION COOKIES

These cookies allow our Website to remember certain choices you have made on the Website so that when you subsequently return, we can provide you with your personalised settings. These are also used to recommend content we think you'll be interested in based on what you're looked at before

These Cookies will:

 

These Cookies will not:

·       Gather information that could be used for marketing

·       Retarget advertising to you on other websites

 

Our Cookies

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

legacyAppCookie

Creates a temporary anonymous user ID

sessionKey

Creates a temporary session key.

 

4 - AD MANAGEMENT COOKIES

Ad Management cookies collect information about your how you have used our Website in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests elsewhere on the Internet.

These Cookies will:

 

Third Party Cookies

Third Party

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

More Information

Audience Science

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rtc_AAAA 
pudm_AAAA 
rsiPus_AAAA 
NETSEGS_D05509

To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

http://revsci.net/privacy

adserver.adtech.de

JEB2 
BsC

This checks whether you have previously seen and advertisement

www.adtechus.com/cokkie_opt.out/

addthis.com

di 
psc 
uvc 
uid, 
dt, 
uit

Provides social media bookmarking and tracks your behaviour for the purpose of delivery adverts that are more relevant to you

www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out

turn.com

fc 
adImpCount 
pf 
bd 
rrs 
rds 
rv 
uid

Serves advertisements and delivers reports on the advertisements you have seen

www.google.com/pokicies/privacy/ads

Right Media (Yahoo)

bh 
uid 
BX 
liday1 
pv1 
vuday1 
ih 
ioday1

Cookies are used to allocate and deliver advertisements available through an advertising market. These will also track browser history.

http://content.yieldmanager.edgesuite.net/opt_in .html

Atlas (Microsoft)

MUID 
AA002

To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

http://atlasssolutions.com/atlas-acceptable-use-policy

Mookie1.com

MUID 
OAX 
mdata 
id 
RMFD 
RMFL 
RMFS 
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Used to delivery targeted advertising as well as analytical reporting

www.themig.com/en-us/#

Quantcast

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To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

www.quantcast.com/learning-centre/opt-out-of-quantcast

targus Inot

ab

To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

www.adadvisor.net/optout.html

Appnexus

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sess 
uuid2

To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

http://appnexus.com/platform-policy#choices

Mediaplex

mojo3 
svid

To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

www.mediaplex.com/mojo-privacy-statement

Commisison Junction

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To make our advertising more relevant to you and to deliver targeted advertising

www.cj.com/privacy_web_user.html

Virgin Media

flashtalkingad1

This cookie collects data if you click on certain adverts including which ad you clicked on and when

www.flashtalking.com/?lb=true

 

For more information about this type of online behavioural advertising, about cookies, and about how to turn this feature off, please visit http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/

Please note that turning off advertising cookies won't mean that you are not served any advertising merely that it will not be tailored to your interests.

 

OTHER COOKIES ON OUR WEBSITE

Third-party service cookies

Social sharing, video and other services we offer are run by other companies. These companies may drop cookies on your computer when you use them on our site or if you are already logged in to them. Here is a list of places where you can find out more about specific services that we may use and their use of cookies:

Third Party

Link

Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other

AddThis (this services runs some of social sharing buttons)

http://www.addthis.com/privacy#.T6j--usS0bw

Twitter

https://twitter.com/privacy

Storify (a service that is sometimes used to embed a series of tweets)

http://storify.com/tos

YouTube

http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/faq/#toc-cookies

Myoffers

http://www.myoffers.co.uk/privacy_statement.aspx

Bitly (creates small versions of urls)

https://bitly.com/pages/privacy

 

Please remember, the information collected by cookies and other tracking methods on our Websites is anonymous and does not contain any information that can personally identify you.

You may delete and block all cookies from our Websites but some parts subsequently will not work.

 

MANAGING YOUR COOKIE SETTINGS THROUGH YOUR BROWSER

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can alter your browser settings to prevent automatic acceptance or you can manually delete your cookie history whenever you wish.

These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:

Browser

Link

Internet Explorer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835 http:/ /www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx (for mobile versions)

Chrome

http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647

Safari

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.htm http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677 (for mobile versions)

Firefox

http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/ Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies

Blackberries

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/ 32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp

Android

http://support.google.com/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022

Opera

http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/