What are cookies?
Cookies are small file of letters and numbers that are stored by the browser on your device.
We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website.
Analytics and performance
We use Google Analytics to understand how the site is being used, including number of visitors and the pages visited. This helps us improve the website ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. User data is all anonymous.
These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, the Accessibility Options cookie helps recognise your desired viewing settings.
These cookies record your visit to our website and assist the school in delivering their online advertising. Users are not personally identifiable.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Google Analytics||The cookies used by Google Analytics are: __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz||Information is collected in an anonymous form and are used to compile reports about the users' visits to the site (including where users have come from, number of users and the pages on the website that have visited). This information is used to improve our website.|
|Google Analytics||_ga||Used to distinguish users.||2 years|
|Google Analytics||_gat||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_
|Google Analytics||_gid||Used to distinguish users.||24 hours|
|Third Party Cookies||Numerous||May be used if the user decides to visit the social media linked on the website||Cookies will be received from the third party (e.g. Twitter) when accessing the social media content|
How do I manage cookies?
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