Cookies on www.kilburnstrode.com
This site, like many others, uses small text files called cookies to help improve your use of the Site. A cookie is a piece of data sent to your device from a website. This means the website can recognise your device if you return to the same website. Cookies do not contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user.
This page contains information on what 'cookies' are, the cookies used by www.kilburnstrode.com, how to switch cookies off in your browser and some useful links for further reading on the subject.
What are 'cookies'?
'Cookies' are small text files, which often include a unique identifier in the form of an anonymous number (randomly generated) stored by the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Safari) on your computer or mobile phone. They allow websites to store such things as user preferences. You can think of cookies as providing a "memory" for the website, enabling it to recognise a user and respond appropriately. Some cookies expire at the end of your website session; others remain on your computer for longer.
A visit to a page on www.kilburnstrode.com may generate the following types of cookie:
Every time a user visits this website, web analytics software generates an anonymous analytics cookie. These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site. These cookies are completely anonymous and cannot be tracked.
A session cookie is set to allow us to provide the ‘Your PDF’ function, a specific function that allows visitors to create tailored bespoke PDFs containing information features on selected pages of the site. This cookie is automatically deleted when the browser is closed.
Third–party social sharing cookies
When you share an article using a social media sharing button, the social network that has created the button will record that you have done this. Sharing buttons are included in our site on all pages. Social media sites have their own policies on how they use information gained from activity on this site. Their policies can be found at the links below:
The following cookies are set on the Site:
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These cookies help us to understand how visitors use our Site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the Site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form on numbers of visitors to the Site, where visitors to the Site have arrived from and which pages of the Site they visit.
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Session (automatically removed when the browser is closed).
These cookies are set by the third party social media share functionality.
Session and Persistent (up to 2 years).
We would emphasise again that none of the cookies we use contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user.
How do I turn cookies off?
All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.
Please be aware that if you select to restrict cookies you may be unable to access or use certain parts or features of the site.
If you would like to find out more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find the following links useful: