A cookie is a small file which is stored on your computer’s hard drive, cookies allow websites to remember your preferences, analyse website traffic and general improve user experiences.

How to control and delete cookies

CCN will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by CCN websites, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.orgwhich contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the CCN website.

CCN use a number of suppliers who also set cookies on ccn.ac.uk websites on our behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see below.

CCN cookies

This is a list of the cookies set by the CCN website, and what each is used for.

pagestyle

This cookie is used to allow the user to change the way the website is displayed. Found under accessibility.

textsize

This cookie is used to set the size of the text on the website. It is used for accessibility.

Session variable (e.g SESS…)

This cookie is used to allow you to sign in to the CCN website, this cookie will remain on your computer for up to 30 days or until you click ‘Logout’. Until that time, you’ll remain signed in to the CCN website.

Third Party Cookies

This is the list of cookies set by third parties on the CCN website.

Google Analytics

CCN uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the site and compile reports for us on activity.

Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How to reject or delete this cookie

http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html