Last update: May 2018
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive or mobile device (normally they will contain a site name and a unique user ID). These may last either for the duration of your visit to our website, or, if your browser setting allow, may last longer.
This information can then be used to help us to provide you with a better experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site by tailoring the content shown.
Cookies can be used for various purposes, some of the main types are described below:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
|Name||Duration||Essential to users||Purpose|
|ASP.NET_SessionId||End of session||Yes||Assigned by englandsquash.com. Used to determine whether a user is logged in and to store basic roles and identifiers, which help to improve users' experience|
|_ga, _gat, _gid||2 years from impression||No||Assigned by englandsquash.com to enable Google Analytics functions. Used to collect anonymous user information which we use to monitor usage of our website and to manage and optimise users' experience on our website|
|cookieconsent_dismissed||End of session||Yes||Assigned by englandsquash.com. Used to determine whether to show the cookies notification banner|
|id, r||2 years from impression||No||Assigned by ve.com. Used to collect anonymous data which is used to manage and optimise the user experience on our website|
|622DEB4B-7179-4D6F-88B0-3E70D82A8218||1hr from impression||No||Assigned by ve.com. Used to collect anonymous data which is used to manage and optimise the user experience on our website|
|optimizelyBuckets, optimizelyEndUserId, optimizelySegments, __cfduid||End of session||Yes||Assigned by cloudflare.com. Used to monitor users' sessions in order to serve images and other data from the hosting provider to the website|
|pl, presence, fr, datr, locale, c_user, act, sb, wd, xs||2 years from impression||No||Assigned by facebook.com. Used to anonymously track user sessions to personalise experiences for logged in Facebook users, and to help with potential future Facebook ad remarketing|
|IDE, DSID, __ncuid||2 years from impression||No||Assigned by Google Ad Manager. Used to anonymously track user sessions in order to help with future potential Google ad remarketing to serve relevant messages to web users|
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
For more information about cookies and how to manage or delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.