Cookie Statement

Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently. They provide us with information that helps us improve our site www.farebrother.com and deliver a better service.

A ‘cookie’, is a small text file that is placed on computer’s hard drive, or other mobile or handheld device (such as smart phones or tablets) as you browse the site. They are used to remember when your computer or device accesses this website and where available report your ip address, operating system and browser type, for system administration.

Cookies may also be used to tailor the products and services offered and advertised to our customers, both on this website and elsewhere. Some cookies provide enhanced capabilities during your visit and others collect information about browsing behaviour by people who access this website via the same computer or device, this includes information about pages viewed, and the customer journey around a website.

We do not, use cookies to collect or record information on users’ names, addresses or other contact details. We are able to use cookies to monitor individual customer browsing behaviour, but third parties are not able to identify visitors using the cookies.

By using our website, you agree that we can place cookies on your device. If you continue to browse our website we assume that you are happy to receive all cookies served by our site. You can block these cookies using your browser settings, however if you choose to do this, some features of this site and others may not function properly.

To learn more about cookies and how to manage them visit www.aboutcookies.org

Information is also gathered without you actively providing it, through the use of cookies. This method does not collect or store personal information. Information from visitors to the www.farebrother.com site can be collected in the following areas:

If you send an enquiry by e-mail to either a specific contact or a general enquiry, we will only use your personal details obtained from your enquiry to respond to your query. If you submit a general enquiry we will retain your contact details for the sole purpose of helping us to improve the quality of our services.

Use of Cookies

This website does not store any information that would, on its own, allow us to identify individual users of this service without their permission. Any cookies that may be used by this website are used either solely on a per session basis or to maintain user preferences. Cookies are not shared with any third parties. When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally. 

These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through, for example:

What cookies are used on this website?

The table below explains the cookies we use and why:

Source

Cookie Name

Purpose

Comments

Google Analytics

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__utmz

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Click here for an overview of privacy at Google

Farebrother site cookie acceptance

Farebrother_cookies
Accepted

This cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of cookies on the Farebrother website.

This cookie will expire after 12 months.

Once you accept the use of cookies from the Farebrother website the dialoge box about the use of cookies will not be prompted to you again, if using the same browser.

Content Management System cookie

exp_last_activity

exp_last_visit__atuvc

exp_last_activity

exp_last_visit

exp_perpage

exp_tracker

These cookies are set by our content management system upon arrival to our site. They are not used by Farebrother for any specific purpose.

Some of these cookies are deleted when a user closes their browser, the others have a variable expiry date.

The supplier of Expression Engine, our content management system - the software we use to update our website, is working to allow more flexibility in the way users can control how cookies are set by their system.