You should be aware that when you access or use our content, products and services, we may collect information from your devices through the use of ‘cookies’. Cookies perform various different functions, and the purpose of this policy is to give you a clearer understanding of:
What are cookies?
Cookies are text files containing a small amount of information that are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Your browser makes cookies available each time you visit our websites.
Cookies are used by our website to improve your online experience and to ensure that certain content and functions are delivered and used more effectively. We use both session cookies and persistent cookies to perform various functions across our sites. Session cookies are downloaded to your device temporarily for the period that you browse our website(s); these cookies might allow you to navigate between pages more efficiently or enable our website(s) to remember the preferences you select. Persistent cookies can be used to help our website(s) remember you as a returning visitor.
When you visit our website, Cookies will be placed on your device in two ways. Cookies placed by LICC as the site operator, are called “first party” Cookies. Cookie may also be placed on your device by a party other than LICC, such cookies are known as “third party” cookies. Examples of the uses of third party cookies include collecting information about browser habits and providing tailored content to you.
While there are many different uses for first and third party cookies, the cookies used by us all fall into one of the following four main categories of cookies:
You can amend your browser settings to block some or all cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your preferred web browser. For your ease of reference, we have provided the links below which provide instructions on how to remove and delete cookies for some of the more common web browsers.
Please be aware that if you block cookies from the websites, some or all the website’s functions may not perform as intended:
Mobile phone users may have to refer to their handset manual for details on how to block cookies using their mobile browser. For more information about online behavioural advertising cookies and opt-out controls, please go to http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/
The cookies that we use on our website(s) are as follows:
|Necessary||JESSIONID||licc.org.uk||Session||Preserves user’s states across page requests.|
|woocommerce_cart_hash||licc.org.uk||Session||This cookie is used to store your basket information and is required to buy items from our website.|
|woocommerce_items_in_cart||licc.org.uk||Session||This cookie is used to store your basket information and is required to buy items from our website.|
|wp_woocommerce_session||licc.org.uk||Session||This cookie is used to store your basket information and is required to buy items from our website.|
|Statistics||_ga||licc.org.uk||2 years||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.|
|_gat||licc.org.uk||Session||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate|
|_gid||licc.org.uk||Session||Registers a unique IF that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website|
|_fbp||doubleclick.net||3 months||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.|
|IDE||doubleclick.net||1 year||Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.|
|DSID||doubleclick.net||10 days||These are publicity cookies used to improve advertising. Usually used to target publicity according to contents that are relevant for a user, improve performance reports of the campaign and avoid showing advertisements that the user has already seen.|
|__cfduid||licc.org.uk||1 year||This is used by CloudFlare, which is a service to increase the speed of page load times.|
Last updated on 15.03.2019