MILTON PARK COOKIE POLICY

MEPC Milton GP Limited

 

 

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. You can switch off these cookies in your browser settings but you may then not be able to access all or parts of our website.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. These cookies usually don’t collect information that identifies you but we may collect information about your IP address or the domain name of your company.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. These cookies are used to provide you with a more personalised experience on our website and to remember choices you make when you use our website. For example, we may use functionality cookies to remember your language preferences or remember your login details.
  • Targeting/advertising cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. They may also be used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. Advertising networks may place these cookies on your device with our permission.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

 

 

CookiePurposeDurationType
lidcThis abbreviation stands for “LinkedIn Cookie.” It is used to provide load balancing functionality, which helps distribute network traffic efficiently to ensure that the LinkedIn website operates smoothly and without overloading specific servers.1 dayThird Party
AnalyticsSyncHistoryThis cookie is related to analytics and is used to store and track visits across websites. It helps collect data on user interactions and behavior on different websites for analysis.30 daysThird Party
UserMatchHistoryThis cookie is also related to advertising and analytics. It is used to provide ad delivery or retargeting, which means it helps display targeted ads to users based on their previous interactions and preferences.30 daysThird Party
SPSEThis stands for “Session cookie – multiple locations related.” It’s a cookie that is set during a user’s session and is used in various parts of the website to manage session-related information.SessionFirst Party
ARRAffinitySameSiteThis cookie is specifically used for Azure Web Sites. It is involved in load balancing applications and ensures that, during any browsing session, the visitor’s page requests are forwarded to the same server, providing a consistent user experience.SessionFirst Party
cookie-consent This cookie is used to store a user’s consent preferences related to cookies. It helps websites comply with data privacy regulations by recording whether the user has consented to the use of cookies.1 yearFirst Party
li_gcSimilar to “cookie-consent,” this LinkedIn cookie is used to store cookie consent preferences, ensuring that users’ preferences regarding cookies are recorded and honored.6 monthsThird Party
_ga_SCGBTX686XThis is a Google Analytics (GA) cookie, which is used to store and count pageviews. It helps website owners track how many times a particular page is viewed over a specified period.400 daysFirst Party
bcookieThis cookie is used to store browser details. It may include information about the user’s browser type, version, and settings.1 yearThird Party
li_sugrThis LinkedIn cookie is used to store and track a visitor’s identity. It is used to identify and remember the user across visits.90 daysThird Party
UTGv2This is a User Tag Token that serves as a unique identifier to identify user behavior on the website. It’s created and receives values from injected JavaScript. It is unique to the user’s browser and domain.6 monthsFirst Party
_lfaA cookie related to Leadfeeder, which is used to store and track audience reach. It helps monitor how many users interact with content provided by Leadfeeder.400 daysFirst Party
spcsrfThis cookie is related to CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery) protection. It plays a role in protecting the website from certain types of malicious attacks.1 hourFirst Party
SPSIA session cookie created by the ‘Set-Cookie’ response header. It contains the sessionID value and is used for session management.SessionFirst Party
_gcl_auThis cookie is associated with Google AdSense and is used to store and track conversions. It helps advertisers measure the effectiveness of their online advertising campaigns.90 daysFirst Party
_gidAnother Google Analytics cookie, it is used to store and count pageviews, similar to “_ga.”1 dayFirst Party
_gaThis is a Google Analytics cookie used to store and count pageviews. It helps website owners understand user engagement and behavior on their sites..400 daysFirst Party
ln_orThis LinkedIn cookie is used to determine if Oribi analytics can be carried out on a specific domain, indicating whether LinkedIn is conducting analytics on that site.1 dayFirst Party
adOtrA unique identifier cookie that helps track user behavior on the site, particularly related to GUI (Graphical User Interface) interactions. It captures interactions such as mouse movements, clicks, scrolls, and touch inputs.SessionFirst Party
PRLSTThis cookie is created by the ‘Set-Cookie’ response header and gets its value from injected JavaScript. It contains a unique ID of the requested page and is used for tracking and identification.SessionFirst Party
IDEThis is a Google DoubleClick cookie and is used to provide ad delivery or retargeting. It helps display targeted ads to users based on their browsing history and preferences..2 YearsThird Party
ar_debugAlso related to Google DoubleClick, this cookie is used to store and track conversions, helping advertisers measure the effectiveness of their ad campaigns.30 DaysThird Party
_lfuuidThis cookie from Leadforensics allows websites to track visitor behavior anonymously on sites where it is installed. The tracking remains anonymous until a user identifies themselves by submitting a form. It is used for user behavior analysis and marketing purposes.10 YearsThird Party

 

Our website does not contain advertisements and we do not use non-personalised ads, Ad Manager, AdMob, or an IAB-certified CMP.

Third parties

Please note that the following third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These named third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies or performance cookies or targeting cookies:

  • Google

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google that helps us understand how visitors interact with our website. Google Analytics cookies collect information such as your IP address, the type of device you’re using, the browser you’re using, and your browsing behaviour on our website. This information is used to analyse website traffic, improve our website, and better understand our audience.

You can learn more about how Google uses cookies and how they handle your personal data by visiting their Privacy Policy.

https://policies.google.com/privacy

Opting Out of Google Analytics

You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking by using the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. You can find more information about this add-on and how to use it here.

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

  • Google DoubleClick

Google DoubleClick is a service provided by Google that allows us to display targeted advertisements to our website visitors. DoubleClick cookies collect information such as your IP address, the type of device you’re using, the browser you’re using, and your browsing behaviour on our website. This information is used to show you relevant ads based on your interests and previous interactions with our website.

You can learn more about how Google uses cookies and how they handle your personal data by visiting their Privacy Policy.

https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/archive/20090127/#:~:text=You%20may%20choose%20to%20opt,provide%20those%20services%20to%20you.

 

  • Facebook

Facebook is a social media platform that provides us with tools for tracking and analysing website traffic and user interactions. Facebook cookies collect information such as your IP address, the type of device you’re using, the browser you’re using, and your browsing behaviour on our website. This information is used for purposes such as measuring the effectiveness of our Facebook advertising campaigns, understanding user demographics, and enhancing our website’s performance.

You can learn more about how Facebook uses cookies and how they handle your personal data by visiting their Data Policy.

 

https://www.facebook.com/privacy/policy/?entry_point=data_policy_redirect&entry=0

  • Lead Forensics

Contained within our website is a tracking code provided by Lead Forensics. This code enables Lead Forensics to track activity on the website and provide us with information on the IP address of the requesting computer, the date and duration of the user’s visit, and the web pages which the user visits.

The Lead Forensics tool uses IP tracking for identifying businesses and is not the same as cookies. The Lead Forensics tracking code only provides information that is readily available in the public domain. It does not, and cannot, provide individual, personal or sensitive data regarding who has visited our website. It provides information on what companies have visited our website by identifying them from their IP address. This data may be used by us to contact the business about their experience or for marketing purposes. We will not pass this data to third parties for any reason. More information can be found at http://www.leadforensics.com.

You can view the Lead Forensics Compliance Policy here. https://www.chemlink.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Lead-Forensics-Software-Data-Compliance-Policy-Final-Draft-1.0-1.pdf

  • Leadfeeder/Dealfront

Leadfeeder is a web analytics service that helps us identify and understand the companies that visit our website. Leadfeeder cookies collect information such as your IP address, the type of device you’re using, the browser you’re using, and your browsing behaviour on our website. This information is used to provide us with insights into the businesses interested in our content and to improve our website.

You can learn more about how Leadfeeder uses cookies and how they handle your personal data by visiting their Privacy Policy.

You can view the Leadfeeder Compliance Policy here. https://www.leadfeeder.com/privacy/

  • LinkedIn

LinkedIn cookies may be used for purposes such as tracking the effectiveness of our LinkedIn advertising campaigns, allowing you to share content from our website on your LinkedIn profile, and providing us with aggregated demographic and usage data.

You can learn more about LinkedIn’s use of cookies and their privacy practices by visiting their Cookie Policy.
https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy

To deactivate the use of third party advertising cookies, you may visit the consumer page to manage the use of these types of cookies.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.

How to manage cookies in your browser

Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed.

Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. You can easily delete and manage any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser by following the instructions provided by your particular browser manufacturer.

  • Google Chrome https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB
  • Internet Explorer – https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/260971
  • Mozilla Firefox – https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer
  • Safari (Desktop) – https://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677
  • Safari (Mobile) – https://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677
  • Android Browser http://support.google.com/ics/nexus/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=2425067
  • Opera http://www.opera.com/help
  • Opera Mobile https://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/

If your browser is not listed here, consult the documentation that your particular browser manufacturer provides. You may also consult your mobile device documentation for information on how to disable cookies on your mobile device. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this Site.

It is recommended that you keep your internet browser and operating system up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser and manufacturer of your computer or device if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.

For more information on managing cookies within your browser please read the Google Support documentation https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB&co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop

Your preferences

You can choose which analytical, functionality and targeting cookies we can set by clicking on the button(s):

Strictly necessary cookies ALWAYS ACTIVE

Analytical or performance cookies OFF

Functionality cookies OFF

Targeting cookies OFF

You can also choose to “Reject All” cookies in the cookie banner. This will reject analytical or performance cookies, functionality cookies and targeting cookies. Strictly necessary cookies will remain active. You can use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies). However, if you do so, you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

  • Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire as per the table expiration period per cookie as detailed above.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES, PLEASE SEND US AN EMAIL AT MARKETING@MILTONPARK.COM.