A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device.
We have carried out a cookie audit of our website and created the tables below, so that you can view all of the cookies our site uses; their type and their purpose.
Google Analytics Cookies
|__utma||Google Analytics cookie – tracks each user’s amount of visits, and the time of the first, the previous, and the current visit|
|__utmb||Google Analytics cookie – used to track how long you stay on a site – when a visit starts and approximately ends|
|__utmc||Google Analytics cookie – used to track how long you stay on a site – when a visit starts and approximately ends|
|__utmv||Google Analytics cookie – tracks each user’s amount of visits, and the time of the first, the previous, and the current visit|
|__utmx||Google website optimiser cookie – used for controlling content|
|__utmxx||Google website optimiser cookie – used for controlling content|
|__utmz||Google analytics cookie – used to track where a visitor came from|
|__utmcw||Google analytics cookie – tracks each users session on the site|
|__stid||ShareThis is used to provide social sharing options|
|UID||ShareThis provides ComScore with user usage statistics|
|UIDR||ShareThis provides ComScore with user usage statistics|