Last modified: 6 November 2023
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device that contains data related to
a website you visit. It may allow a website to “remember” your actions or preferences over a period of time, or
it may contain data related to the function or delivery of the site and which are deleted the moment you move away from the website. These are known as “persistent” and “session” Cookies. Cookies can be set by the owner of the website or in some cases by third party services the website owner allows to present other information, run content or provide other functionality such as analytics. Some Cookies are essential to make the website work properly and look as it should – others are not.
How are they used on our site?
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The Cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
How do I change Cookie settings?
Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept Cookies or not. You can do this at any time. Different browsers make different controls available to you and so we provide links below to popular manufacturers’ instructions on how you can do this. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete Cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (‘third party Cookies’), or those from specific websites.
How to complain
You can also complain to the Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner (JOIC) if you are unhappy with how we have used your personal data.
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