A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. There are several types of cookie and they have different functions or uses. For example, some cookies help us improve the experience of our Website.
The types of cookies we use on the Website are set out below:
|Type of cookie||Function and further information|
|Google analytics||This is common performance cookie that many websites use. It allows us to collect anonymous information about how you and other users use the Website and helps us to improve the Website.We use two cookies from Google analytics. These provide us with information on how many unique browsers we have had, how often people visit the site, when they visit and the pages they visit.We use two cookies specific to our system. These expire after each session and are used to allow member-users to navigate through our website without having to log back in on each page change.|
|SeniorCMS Persistent||To allow member-user to navigate our site in one session without having to log back in. Expires after end of the ‘inactivity’ period.|
|ASP.NET SessionId||RiverCMS cookie to allow member-user to navigate our site in one session without having to log back in. Expires after end of the ‘inactivity’ period.|
|ga||ga – A cookie used to distinguish users, expiry time 2 years.|
|gat||gat – Used to throttle request rate, expiry date 10 minutes.|
The longest lifespan of these cookies is [two years].
We may update our cookies from time to time and this policy, so please check this policy regularly.