This page provides details surrounding the cookies we use across www.clt-scotland.co.uk and what they are used for.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small file that is saved by your browser when you visit a website.
It enables certain information about your visit to be stored by the site.
Some of these cookies are essential in order for a website to run as you would expect
it to while others allow us to provide you with a better service (for example, understanding
what content is most popular, to provide you more of the same).
We understand you need to reach the most relevant information quickly and easily.
So, our main aim of using cookies is to provide you with the most optimised 'user
experience' possible. (For details on what personal information we collect using
cookies and how we use it, read our
functions. For example, cookies allow us to remember your log in details to save
you from having to type your username and password every time you visit us, or
move from page to page.
visitors use our websites, but this information is not tied to personally identifiable
information. We only use this data to improve your experience. For example, we are
able to find out what the most popular content is each week, and update our homepage
to reflect that current interest.
You may see advertising on some of our web pages. Although we currently do not analyze
this data regularly to tailor adverts to user trends we may want to do this in the
future. However, we will endeavour to inform you of any changes to this policy prior
to the change.
After reviewing the cookies we use (see 'What cookies we use' section below) and
the benefit they provide our visitors and members, we currently operate an 'implied
consent' policy. This means that we assume you agree with the usage of our cookies.
If you do not agree, we have provided guidance to help you to alter your browser
settings to match the level of privacy you require (see the ‘Opting Out of Cookies’
and the ‘Managing and Deleting Cookies’ sections below).
For members, subscribers and registered users of our website, if your cookies aren't
enabled on your computer, it will mean that your experience when logged in to our
website will be limited to browsing.
For more details about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org.
What Cookies We Use
The following describes the cookies we use across our website and what we use them
Cookies Essential for website use
This is essential for browsing and the website wouldn't work for you without it.
This cookie allows us to identify your particular session (the time between arriving
at and leaving this website) and means that we can remember you as
you move from one page to the next, thereby improving your experience on our site.
This cookie will be automatically deleted from your computer when you close your
This cookie is used to store login credentials for 62 days when you select 'Remember me' at login.
Non-essential cookies for website analytics and helping you to share content
(Note: These are third
reports on website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information
to third parties if required to do so by law, or if such third parties process the
information on Google's behalf. Google will not cross reference your IP address
with any other data it holds. Read Google's
Other non-essential cookies
There are no non-essential 1st party cookies on this site
For independent information about cookies, visit
Opting out of cookies
Most browsers are set to accept cookies automatically, by default. However, the
settings of the browser you use can usually be changed to prevent automatic acceptance
and to provide a prompt every time a cookie is sent to you or to allow you to choose
not to receive cookies at all. However, the consequence of opting out of cookies
will severely limit your ability to interact and use the web site. You will be able
to view the homepage and all publicly available content pages but you will not be
able to login and run searches on the data.
If you wish to block cookies, please use the link below and follow the relevant
instructions. Take care to ensure that the instructions you select match the type
and version of your browser software:
Managing and deleting cookies
If you want to manage or delete cookies on your machine, then use the url below:
The analytical cookies we use are Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided
by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of
the web site and to compile reports for us on activity on the web site.
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 Wilmington Publishing & Information Ltd’s
www.clt-scotland.co.uk web site, you consent to the processing of
data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
Click below for an overview of Google Analytics:
Opting out of Google Analytics
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit:
T: 020 7324 2346
Group Data Protection Officer
6-14 Underwood Street