Managing Cookies and your online privacy
Accepting our Cookies Policy
Our web sites make use of non-invasive cookies (no personal data) to provide you with an enhanced user experience. By continuing to use our web sites, you consent to our Cookies Policy.
What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small file containing text and numbers generated by the website and passed from your browser back to our web site when you revisit the site.
Cookies act as a memory for a website, allowing that website to remember your device when returning. Cookies can also remember preferences and improve the user experience as well as tailor adverts to those most relevant to you.
You can find more information about cookies, such as how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage them at www.aboutcookies.org.
We use session cookies (which exist only until you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which exist for longer). Some cookies on our website are needed so you can move around the website and use it. These cookies don’t gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remember where you have been on the internet.
Some cookies on our website collect information about how visitors use the website, e.g. which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies visitors. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.
Our website uses Google Analytics cookies. Information collected by these cookies will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the USA in accordance with its privacy practices.
We use Google Analytics as a statistics tool which uses non invasive cookies to allow us to find out how effective marketing is based on referencing how you got to our web site (search engine, direct or from another site etc).
We may embed photos and videos from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. When you visit a page containing these, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. You may see embedded ‘share’ buttons on some of our pages. These allow you to share content through social networks. When you click these buttons, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through. These third party cookies are not controlled by us. For further information about their use, please visit the relevant third party website for further information.
Restricting or blocking Cookies
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set and used by any web site (including TeamsConference ), you should do this through the browser settings for each browser you use, on each device you use to access the Internet. Please be aware that some functions and services may not work if your browser does not accept cookies. However, you can allow cookies from selected web sites by making them Trusted sites in your browser.
Note, disabling a cookie or category of cookie does not delete the cookie from your browser, you will need to do this yourself from within your browser.