What are Cookies?
Cookies are small data files which are sent to a user’s “terminal device” such as a computer, laptop, smart phone, web enabled TV etc, from a website and are stored on the hard drive of the user’s device. They are helpful because they help us to make the website work better for our users.
What Cookies do we use?
Analytical Cookies – We use analytics to collect information about how people use our site. This helps us to make sure our site is meeting user’s needs and where applicable, identifies areas for improvements. These cookies do not collect or store personal information (e.g. names or addresses) and thus cannot identify individuals.
Video Cookies – Whenever you interact with any of our self hosted videos, we automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, and the page you requested. We also collect certain identifiable usage information directly related to the Videos that you watch. Such information may include how many and which parts of a particular Video were watched by you and where on our site you watched it. We use this information to help us create a better user experience on our website.
Social Media Share Buttons – These buttons may be available on our enewsletters and email marketing campaigns. These enable you to share share articles with colleagues on social media sites. This is a third party feature and may set a cookie when you are logged on to their service. DC21 Group does not control the dissemination of these cookies and we recommend that you should check the relevant third party website for more information.
We also use Local Storage
Managing Cookies and Local Storage Settings
The following will inform you on how to manage your cookie and local storage settings. Since cookies and local storage are maintained by your web browser, the method for enabling or disabling them will vary depending on which Internet browser you are using.
Please note that your recent searches, favourite/saved locations, and log-in information will not be retained if you disable your storage settings.
You can use the help menu in your browser to find out how to change your cookie or local storage preferences. For more information on how to do this on your mobile device please refer to your handset manual.
Note: Disabling cookies will prevent this websites from working correctly and you will be prompted to re-enter information that would normally have been stored.