WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a piece of code which allows the web server to identify and track activity of the web browser. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website. We may use both “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies on this website.
Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
For further details please consult the help menu in your browser or visit www.allaboutcookies.org
By default, your web browser will accept Cookies, however this can be altered and most browsers will allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
As an example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by selecting “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
Bear in mind though that blocking cookies may have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
COOKIES ON THE ST GILES’ WEBSITE:
Our website uses the following cookies associated with Google Analytics:
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Further information about these cookies can be found here: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage#analyticsjs