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Cookies

How we use cookies

When you browse our website, we collect ‘cookies’ to help us understand more about how our site is used by visitors, and to develop and enhance our services to you.

A ‘cookie’ is a bit of information kept on your computer. It tells us things like what device you’re using and what pages you click on.

We use cookies to:

  • track aspects of user visits, including the length of a user’s visit, their browser, geographic location and the use of the search facility on this website
  • remember users selected contrast and/or text resizing style preferences for this website

Local site cookies (Public)

Cookie name About this cookie (where known) Expires
eprivacy Stops the banner message about cookies showing on every page. It is only shown on the first three pages visited, or until it is closed. 1 year
wordpress_test_cookie Used by wordpress to check browser cookie capabilities At end of session

Local site cookies (logged in to Staff area)

Cookie name About this cookie (where known) Expires
PHPSESSID Enables website to store serialised state data, is used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary cookie. At end of session
wordpress_sec_<session> Required so users can log in. At end of session
wordpress_logged_in_<session> Required so users can log in. At end of session

Local site cookies (WP admins)

Cookie name About this cookie (where known) Expires
wp-settings-3 Required to remember WordPress admin user settings At end of session
wp-settings-time-3 Required to remember WordPress admin user settings At end of session

Google analytics cookies

Cookie name About this cookie (where known) Expires
_ga Used to distinguish users 2 years
_gid Used to distinguish users 24 hours
_gat Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>. 1 minute

Find out more about Google Analytics tracking.

How to manage or delete cookies

If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can change settings in your web browser so that your browser tells you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set.

If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies, the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, these sites can provide more information on how to do this:

This privacy policy only covers this website cabshropshire.org.uk; other websites linked from this website are not covered by this policy. Once you have accessed another website via one of our links you will be subject to the security and privacy policy of that site.

Get in touch with us about your data

You can contact us at any time and ask us:

  • what information we’ve stored about you
  • to change or update your details
  • to delete your details from our records

Send us a message at contact@shcab.cabnet.org.uk.

If you want to make a complaint

If you’re not happy with how we’ve handled your data, you can make a complaint.

You can also raise your concern with the Information Commissioner’s office.