Cookie Policy

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

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:

  • Essential cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to agree to our use of cookies on our website.
  • Performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our website 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.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to remember your preferences.
  • Targeting 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 more relevant to you.

SPECIFIC COOKIES WE USE

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

1. Counterculture Consent Cookie

Name: catAccCookies.

Purpose: Determines whether a visitor has accepted our cookie consent box. This ensures that the cookie consent box will not be presented again the next time you visit our website.

Expiration: expires after 1 year.

2. Google Analytics Cookie

Name: _utm.gif.

Purpose: Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about your browser and computer.

Expiration: Duration of your visit to our website.

More information: To find out more about Google’s cookie policy you can click here.

3. Google Analytics Cookie

Name: _utma.

Purpose: Google Analytics Tracking Code that collects data on the number of times you have visited our website as well as dates of the first and most recent visit.

Expiration: 2 years.

More information: To find out more about Google’s cookie policy you can click here.

4. Google Analytics Cookie

Name: _utmb.

Purpose: Google Analytics Tracking Code that registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the you accessed our website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of your website visit.

Expiration: 1 day.

More information: To find out more about Google’s cookie policy you can click here.

5. Google Analytics Cookie

Name: _utmc.

Purpose: Google Analytics Tracking Code that registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the you left our website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of your website visit.

Expiration: Duration of your visit to our website.

More information: To find out more about Google’s cookie policy you can click here.

6. Google Analytics Cookie

Name: _utmt.

Purpose: Google Analytics Tracking Code that is used to control the speed of requests to Google’s servers.

Expiration: 1 day.

More information: To find out more about Google’s cookie policy you can click here.

7. Google Analytics Cookie

Name: _utmz.

Purpose: Google Analytics Tracking Code that collects data on which website you came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used.

Expiration: 6 months.

More information: To find out more about Google’s cookie policy you can click here.

MANAGING COOKIES

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please click here (clicking on this link will take you to the Google Analytics’ Opt-out page).

CHANGES TO OUR COOKIE POLICY

Any changes we make to our cookie policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates to our cookie policy.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this cookie policy are welcomed and should be addressed to The Data Privacy Officer, Counterculture Partnership LLP, Unit 115 Ducie House, Ducie Street, Manchester M1 2JW or by email to legal@counterculturellp.com.