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Cookies considered ‘strictly necessary’

(EU Law does not require website managers to inform visitors about these as they are vital for the site to run).

  • Cookies providing essential security measures
  • Cookies used for quick loading and distribution of content

Cookies considered NOT ‘strictly necessary’.

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  • Google Analytics, or similar software to analyse visitors
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  • First and third party advertising cookies
  • Social media buttons, plugins, etc (eg: Facebook ‘like’, Twitter buttons).
  • Comments on blog posts

Further information: ICO Cookies guide

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