Cookie Policy

Website Cookie Policy

1) Cookies and similar technologies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer or electronic device when you access our website. Similar technologies include web beacons, action tags, local shared objects ('flash cookies') and single-pixel gifs. Such technologies can be used to track users' actions and activities, and to store information about them. We use these cookies and/or similar technologies on this website for the following purposes:

We use Google's analytics service (Google Analytics) to record site traffic. Google use these cookies to collect anonymous data, which we can then evaluate using their reporting tools.


2) Information collected

The information we obtain from our use of cookies will not usually contain your personal data. While we may obtain information about your computer or any other electronic device which you use to access our website, such as your IP address, your browser and/or other internet log information, this information will not usually identify you personally.

In certain circumstances we may also collect personal information about you but only where you voluntarily provide it (e.g by completing an online form) or where you purchase goods or services from us.


3) Consent for cookies

In most cases we will need your consent in order to use cookies on this website. The exception is where the cookie is essential in order for us to provide you with a service you have requested, or essential to the inherent functionality of the website (e.g to enable you to store items in a shopping basket and/or to use our check-out process).


4) Third-party cookies

We work with third party suppliers who may also set cookies on our website. These cookies and their third party owners, are included in the table below. These third party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third party.


5) Cookies and similar technologies used on this website

The following cookies/similar technologies are used on this website:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

ASPSESSIONID#

thamesvalleysummer.com

Preserves users states across page requests

Session

 

Statistical Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

_ga

thamesvalleysummer.com

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

2 years

_gat

thamesvalleysummer.com

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

Session

_gid

thamesvalleysummer.com

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

Session

vuld

Vimeo.com

Collects data n the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read

2 years

 

Marketing Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

_stid

sharethis.com

Registers a unique ID that identifies the user’s device for return visits

1 year

_unam

thamesvalleysummer.com

Saves the user’s navigation on the website including what pages have been viewed and how long the browser has been used to view each page

9 months

collect

Google-analytics.com

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels

Session

fr

Facebook.com

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from advertisers

3 months

r/collect

Doubleclick.net

Unclassified

Session

tr

Facebook.com

Unclassified

Session

UID

Scorecardresearch.com

Collects information of the user and his/her movement, such as timestamp for visits, most read pages and IP address. The data is used by the marketing research network, Scorecard Research, to analyse traffic patterns and carry out surveys to help their clients better understand the customer’s preferences

2 years

UIDR

Scorecardresearch.com

Collects information of the user and his/her movement, such as timestamp for visits, most read pages and IP address. The data is used by the marketing research network, Scorecard Research, to analyse traffic patterns and carry out surveys to help their clients better understand the customer’s preferences

2 years

video/#.webp

vimeocdn.com

Unclassified

Session

 

Unclassified Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

cookieCheck

thamesvalleysummer.com

Unclassified

Session

 

6) How to turn off cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the websites below tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, some of our website features may not function as a result.

For further information on cookies generally visit aboutcookies.org or the Information Commissioner's webpage on cookies ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/

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