21 December 2020
Cookies Policy for speakerpolitics.co.uk
‘The Speaker’ and ‘speakerpolitics’ refer to the publication and services operated by The Speaker Media Limited (referred to in this policy as “we” or “us”). The Speaker Media Limited is a registered company in England & Wales under Company Number: 11746949. Our registered office is Enterprise & Innovation Services, Bowland Main, Lancaster University, Lancaster, England, LA1 4YT. This cookies policy applies to all visitors of speakerpolitics.co.uk (referred to in the policy as the “website”). This policy outlines what cookies are, how we use them to enhance our visitor’s experience, and how you can disable cookies.
What Are Cookies?
Cookies are small files that can be placed on your computer or device in order to allow us to recognise and remember you. A cookie is sent to your browser and stored on your device when you visit our site. We may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technologies to allow us to enhance your experience when visiting our website. There are different types of cookies which we use and these are outlined below.
What Types Of Cookies Do We Use?
Some or all of the below types of cookies may be used by us, our partners or other third parties at any time when you use our website.
There are two types of cookies – persistent cookies and session cookies.
Persistent cookies remain on a user’s device for a set period of time specified in the cookie. Session cookies are temporary and are deleted when you close your browser.
Cookies, generally, have four different functions which are categorised as follows;
Essential – some cookies are essential to enable us to provide you with the services you have requested on our website. Some cookies we use record whether you have been successfully able to open pages or not – without these cookies, we are unable to understand and therefore improve your online experience with us. You may block essential cookies using your browser settings, but we will be unable to understand your visit and store some basic information such as your cookies preferences.
Targeting and Advertising – some cookies collect information about your visit to our site, the content you have viewed and some further information about your device and IP address. These cookies allow us and our partners to serve and show you advertisements which are relevant to you. We’ve included details on how you can manage which advertising cookies are placed on your device below.
Functionality Cookies – some cookies allow us to remember variables such as your location or language preferences in order to provide you with a more personalised experience.
Tracking and Performance Cookies – some cookies are used to collect information to analyse the traffic to our website and how visitors are using our website.
What Advertising Cookies Will Be Used On The Website?
The advertising cookies we, our partners and other third parties use may vary, meaning that all, some or none of the below may be used at any time of you visiting our website. You can find out more about the advertising cookies provided by key third parties on our site and how to opt-out of these below;
How Can I Manage What Cookies Are Placed On My Device?
You can switch some advertising cookies off through using the tools at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ – you may need to do this each time you change device or IP address. You can also stop your browser from accepting any type of cookies altogether by changing your browser’s settings. Disabling all cookies may limit the extent to which we are able to provide you with a great experience on our website. The settings to disable cookies may be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. If you are using one of the below-listed browsers, these links may be useful’
How Can I Learn More About Cookies?
Do You Use Any Other Technologies?