Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of text stored on your computer, phone or whatever you use to browse the web. Cookies have many uses, but fundamentally they are used to store information about you on your computer.

You can set your browser to refuse cookies, but we encourage you to accept the cookies our website for the reasons detailed below.

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. We do this to make sure it’s meeting its users’ needs and to understand how we could do it better.

Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

The following cookies are set by Google Analytics:

Name Typical Content Expires
_utma randomly generated number 2 years
_utmb randomly generated number 30 minutes
_utmc randomly generated number when you close your browser
_utmz randomly generated number and information on how the site was reached (e.g. direct or via a link, organic search or paid search) 6 months

To find out more about how Google Analytics uses cookies, visit the Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites page.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on page.

To refuse or delete cookies

We recommend you allow the cookies set by this website as they help us to improve it and provide a better service.

If you do not want to receive cookies from this website, select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options and add our domain - http://www.angusalive.scot/ - to the list of websites from which you wish to refuse cookies.

Under settings you can also delete individual cookies, or any cookies that your browser has stored. You can find more information on how to delete and control cookies at www.aboutcookies.org.

If you set your browser to refuse cookies, please be aware that there may be functionality on various websites that will no longer work.