Cookies are files, often including unique identifiers, that are sent by web servers to web browsers, and which may then be sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website, and to identify returning users to a website.
Cookies may be either “session” cookies or “persistent” cookies. A session cookie, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date).
Cookies on this website
We use both session cookies and persistent cookies on this website.
Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies. The cookies used on the website include those which are strictly necessary cookies for access and navigation, cookies that track usage (performance cookies) and remember your choices (functionality cookies),
We may use the information we obtain from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:
To recognise your computer when you visit the website
To track you as you navigate the website, and to enable the use of any e-commerce facilities
To improve the website’s usability
To analyse the use of the website
In the administration of the website
Third party cookies
When you use the website, you may also be sent third party cookies.
Our service providers may send you cookies. They may use the information they obtain from your use of their cookies:
To track your browser across multiple websites
To build a profile on your web surfing
To target advertisements which may be of particular interest to you.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. For example:
In Google chrome, you can adjust your cookie permissions by clicking ‘options’ – ‘Under the hood’ – ‘Content settings’ in the ‘privacy section.’ Click the cookies tab in the content settings.
In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking ‘tools’ – ‘internet options’ – ‘privacy’, and selecting ‘block all cookies’ using the sliding selector
In Firefox, you can block all cookies by clicking ‘tools’ – ‘options’ – and unchecking ‘accept cookies from sites’ in the ‘privacy’ box
Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use parts of a website.
You can also delete cookies already stored on your computer;
In Google Chrome you can adjust your cookie permissions by clicking ‘options’ – ‘under the hood’ – ‘content settings’ in the ‘privacy section.’ Click the cookies tab in the content settings.
In Internet Explorer, you must manually delete cookie files.
In Firefox, you can delete cookies by ensuring that cookies are to be deleted when you ‘clear private data’ (this setting can be changed by clicking ‘tools’ – ‘options’ – ‘settings’ in the ‘privacy data’ box) and then clicking ‘clear private data’ in the ‘tools’ menu.
Doing this may have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
This website is owned and operated byThe Truro Lifehouse, a charity registered with the charity commission under registered charity number 1179768.
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