A cookie is a small amount of data which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile device browser from a website's server and is stored on your device's hard drive. Each website or third party service provider used by the website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a website or third party service provider to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites or other third party service providers. A cookie will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences or login name.
First Party Cookies
First party cookies are set by the website you are visiting and they can only be read by that site.
Third Party Cookies
Third party cookies are set by other organisations that may be used on this site like embedded content from, for example, YouTube or Flickr and these sites may set their own cookies.
Session Cookies are stored only for the duration of your visit to a website and these are deleted from your device when your browsing session ends.
This type of cookie is saved on your device for a fixed period. Persistent cookies are used where we need to know who you are for more than one usage session. For example, if you have asked us to remember preferences like your location or your username.
We use first party cookies to establish authentication, aid in navigation of the website, remember your preferred language. Two of these cookies are session cookies or cookies of short duration. The other cookie is of a month's duration.
We have two third party cookies both from yourweather.co.uk. These cookies are used in the weather widget on the sidebar.
How to delete cookies or control them:
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this for a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to clear cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone's browser, you will need to refer to your handset manual.
Please note that if you block our cookies then certain aspects of the website may not function correctly.
YOUR PRIVACY IN GENERAL:
We respect your privacy and any information collected by us about will not be sold or given to anyone else. This includes information received via the website, by email or other direct contact from you.