What are cookies:
Mdcltd.org.uk may collect information about your use of our website through cookies. Cookies are information files stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone that help websites remember who you are and information about your visit.
What cookies are used on this Website:
The cookies we and our business partners use on this website are broadly grouped into “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies:
Session Cookies – we use session cookies to keep track of the pages you visit whilst you navigate the website. Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser.
Persistent Cookies – we use persistent cookies to enable our website to recognise you when you visit. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
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|Google: NID, PREF||Persistent||Up to 2 years||These cookies allow Google Maps to remember which browser you are using and what preferences you have set when you view maps.|
|PHPSESSID||Session||Browser session||This cookie is used to identify your unique session on the website.|
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|wordpress_*, wordpress_logged_in_||Session||Browser session||Both of these cookies are set by WordPress, our content management system, for logged in users.|
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How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?
Please note that we can’t always control third party cookies stored on your machine from our website and where this is the case you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them.
If you want to reject cookies we use from this website you will need to:
- delete the cookies from your browser. Most browsers also allow you to prevent all or some cookies being stored on your machine in the future. For more information on how to delete or disable cookies from your browser please use the “help” function within your browser or alternatively visit www.allaboutcookies.org. By deleting our cookie preference cookie the next time you visit this website the cookie message bar will appear again inviting you to again reconsider your preferences; and/or
- if you only want to reject some or all of the third party cookies you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them.
Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of this website.
We may update this policy from time to time so you may want to check it each time you visit our website. We last changed this policy on 01/08/2015.