Cookie policy

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 helps us to improve our site.

What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

What should I do if I do not want to be tracked by Google analytics?
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit Google opt out
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

What cookies does the Percy Hedley Foundation website use?
The cookies used on the Percy Hedley Foundation website have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide:

Category 1: Strictly necessary cookies:
These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for.These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies services you have asked for, like shopping baskets or e-billing, cannot be provided.
WE DO USE THIS CATEGORY OF COOKIE ON OUR SITES

Category 2: Performance cookies:
These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works. By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
WE DO USE THIS CATEGORY OF COOKIE ON OUR SITES

What cookies do we use?

Cookie Names(s) Purpose Category
Webserver PHPSESSID This cookie helps make our website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. Our website cannot function properly without these cookies. 1
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These cookies support the e-commerce functions (provided by WooCommerce) available within our website. No personal information is stored within these cookies. 1
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These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works. 2
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These cookies collect information about how people are using pages within our website where social media (Facebook, Twitter and YouTube) feeds have been embedded, and where Issuu (a PDF publishing tool) pages have been embedded within a page of our site.
All information these cookies collect is aggregated.
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These cookies enable our website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, where they have been implemented by the user. 3