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COOKIES POLICY

 

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.[PD1] 

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

·       Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.

·       Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

·       Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

·       Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

·        You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie

Name

Purpose

Provider

Type

Expiry

Necessary

LPSessionID

Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests.

Va.v.liveperson.net

HTTP

Session

Preferences

lpTestCookie#

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Preferences

lpTestCookie#

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.

lpcdn.lpsnmedia.net

HTTP

Session

Statistics

@@History/@@scroll|#

 

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTML

Session

Statistics

_utm.gif

 

Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about the visitor's browser and         computer.

doubleclick.net

Pixel

Session

Statistics

_utma

 

Co llects d ata o n th e n u mb er o f times a u ser h as visited th e w eb site as w ell as d ates for th e first an d mo st recen t visit. Used b y G o o g le Analytics.

 

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

2 years

Statistics

_utmb

 

Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the web site. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration o f a web site visit

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Statistics

_utmc

 

Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the w eb site. Used b y G o o g le An alytics to calculate the d u ratio n o f a web site visit.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Statistics

_utmt

 

Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Statistics

_utmz

 

Collects data o n w h ere the user came from, w h at search eng in e was u sed, w h at link was clicked an d w h at search term was used. Used by Goog le Analytics.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

6 months

Statistics

_ga

 

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the web site.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

2 years

Statistics

_gat

 

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Statistics

_gid

 

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data o n h o w the visitor uses the web site.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Statistics

lpLastVisit-#

 

U sed b y LivePerso n real time messag in g p latfo rm to store the timestamp o f  th e u ser's last visit.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Persistent

Statistics

LPVID

 

Used by LivePerson real time messaging platform to recognise the visitor on returning visits.

 

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

2 years

Statistics

LPVisitorID

 

Used by LivePerson real time messaging platform to recognise the visitor on returning visits.

.

 

Va.v.liveperson.net

HTTP

1 year

Statistics

p.gif

 

Unclassified

typekit.net

Pixel

Session

Marketing

_hjIncludedInSample

 

Determines if the user's navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Marketing

_omappvp

 

Used by the lead g eneration p latform Op tin Monster to determine if the visitor is return in g an d h as visited the website before.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

11 years

Marketing

_omappvs

 

 

Used b y th e lead g eneration p latform O p tin Monster to determin e if the visitor is visiting the website for t h e first time.

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Marketing

ads/ga-audiences

 

Used b y G o o g le Ad W o rd s to re-en g ag e visito rs th at are lik ely to co n vert to cu sto mers b ased o n th e visito r's o n line b ehavio ur across web sites.

google.com

Pixel

Session

Marketing

ads/user-lists/#

 

Unclassified

google.com

Pixel

Session

Marketing

C

 

Unclassified

rubiconproject.com

 

Session

Marketing

collect

Used to send data to G o o g le Analytics ab o u t the visitor's device an d behaviour. Track s the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

google-analytics.com

Pixel

Session

Marketing

fr

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

facebook.com

HTTP

3 months

Marketing

IDE

 

Used b y G o o g le Do u b le Click to register and report the web site user's actions after viewing or click in gone of the advertiser's ads  with the purpose of measuring the efficacy o f an ad and to prese t targeted ad s to the user.

doubleclick.net

HTTP

2 years

Marketing

Khaos

 

Registers anonymised user data, such as IP address, geographical location, visited websites, and what ads the user as clicked,  with the purpose of optimising ad display based on the user's movement on websites that use the same ad network.

rubiconproject.com

HTTP

1 year

Marketing

put_#

 

Registers anonymised user data, such as IP address, geographical location, visited websites, and  what ads the user has clicked, with the purpose of optimising ad display based on the user's movement on websites that use the same ad network.

rubiconproject.com

HTTP

29 days

Marketing

rpb

 

Registers anonymised user data, such as IP address, geographical location, visited websites, and what ads the user has clicked, with the purpose of optimising ad display based on the user's movement on websites that use the same ad

network.

rubiconproject.com

HTTP

29 days

Marketing

rpx

Unclassified

rubiconproject.com

 

HTTP

29 days

Marketing

test_cookie

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies

doubleclick.net

 

 

Session

Marketing

tr

Unclassified

facebook.com

 

Pixel

Session

Unclassified

  ctmid

 

Unclassified

 

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Unclassified

_barriersdirect_session

 

Unclassified

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Unclassified

ctmi

 

Unclassified

52633.tctm.co

HTTP

Session

Unclassified

LPSID-78758050

 

Unclassified

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Unclassified

oribi_cookie_test

 

Unclassified

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Unclassified

oribi_session

 

Unclassified

barriersdirect.co.uk

HTTP

Session

Unclassified

oribi_user_guid

Unclassified

barriersdirect.co.uk

 

HTTP

1 year

 

 


Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.You can find a useful guide of how to do this here

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We are currently operating an 'implied consent' policy (in line with guidelines from the ICO) which means that we assume you are happy with this usage, but if you are not then please disable and delete cookies from your browser settings. We may amend this policy in line with future changes in legislation or best practice.