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 to us doing so. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Management||Cookie Name||Purpose and information|
|Google Analytics (Third Party)||This is used to collect information about how visitors use the Sites. The cookies collect information anonymously, including the number of visitors to the Sites, where visitors have come to the Sites from and the pages they have visited. We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve the Sites.|
|Google Maps (Third Party)||Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Google Map. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Maps users.|
|data4nhs.com||WordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.|
|After login, wordpress sets the wordpress_logged_in_[hash] cookie, which indicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.|
|Secure cookie for important operations like password changes.|
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&co=GENIE.Platform=Desktop;
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/clear-browsing-history-and-cookies-firefox-os; or
- Edge/Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies.
However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including “strictly necessary” cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 365 days.
For more information about cookies generally please read the advice at AboutCookies.org.