Cookie use on the UK Home College Website
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile phone browser from a website’s computer and is stored on your PC’s (Personal Computer) or other similar device’s hard drive. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, which the site can then access when you visit it again to track online traffic flows, for example. A website cannot access cookies sent by other websites.
How to change your cookie settings?
Each Internet/Web browser has its cookies’ policy. You can remove or block cookies yourself by changing the settings of your browser to block cookies or to send a warning notice before a cookie is stored on your PC. These changes will apply to all websites that you visit.
If you block cookies entirely, many websites won’t work appropriately and some functionality on these websites will not work at all. We do not recommend turning cookies off when using our website for these reasons. You should be aware that any preferences will be lost if you delete cookies.
To find out more, consult your browser’s help function. We’ve provided links to the relevant pages for some common browsers.
Managing and deleting cookies
Managing analytics cookies
Our website uses analytics tracking, and you can opt out of these cookies by clicking on the links shown below.
Please note that this will take you to the relevant third party’s website, and will generate a ‘no thanks’ cookie, which will stop those third parties from setting any further cookies; these changes will then apply to all websites that you visit.
Note that disabling analytics cookies prevents us from being able to collect information on how visitors use our website, which in turn limits our ability to improve the online experience.
- Opt-out of Adobe Analytics cookies
- Opt-out of Google Analytics cookies
- Opt-out of ScoreCard Research cookies
Managing advertising cookies
We use advertising related cookies on our site.
If you would like to learn more about how advertisers use these types of cookies or to choose not to receive them, please visit the Your Online Choices website.
You can find further information on disabling cookies at the All About Cookies website.