Cookies

Cookies


A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies help us to improve user experience on our website by customizing the behavior of the application with the data collected about your preferences. Cookies also help us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you don’t.

A cookie does not give us, in any way, access to your computer or personal information about you. Most browsers automatically accept cookies by default but you can usually modify your browser settings to refuse them. The downside may be you will not benefit from all the advantages of the website.

The following list outlines the cookies we may collect and the information they store.

wordpress_test_cookie – Tests whether or not the browser has cookies enabled (Duration: session).

wordpress_ – WordPress cookie for a logged in user (Duration: session).

wordpress_logged_in_ – WordPress cookie for a logged in user (Duration: session).

wp-settings- – WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface (Duration: 1 year).

wp-settings-time- – WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface (Duration: 1 year).

PHPSESSID – To identify your unique session on the website (Duration: session).

SESS – To ensure that you are recognised when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered (Duration: session).

You can see more information about monitoring cookies (Google Analytics) here.