Cookie Policy

Contents

  1. Overview

  2. Types of cookie we use

  3. Links to external websites

  4. How you can control and delete cookies

  5. Our privacy policy

  6. Contacting us

1. Overview

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer, smartphone, tablet or other device when you visit our website. A cookie file is stored on your device to allow us to recognise you and to improve your experience when you revisit our website. 

2. Type of cookies we use

We use two types of cookies:

Session (Transient) cookies: These cookies are erased when you close your browser, and do not collect information from your computer. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.
 

Persistent (Permanent or Stored) cookies: These cookies are stored on your hard drive until they expire (i.e. the are based on a set expiration date) or until you delete them. These cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as web surfing behaviour or user preferences for a specific site.

In the table below you’ll see a description of each cookie that we use on our website. Persistent cookies collect personal data about you. For more details about our collection, storage and use of this data please make sure you read our privacy policy as well as this cookie policy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Links to external websites

This website contain links to other websites that may also use cookies. The use of cookies on other websites is outside of our control.

3. How you can control and delete cookies

Cookies help you get the most out of our website. However, you can set up your browser to delete or refuse some or all of them, or to notify you when you are sent a cookie and therefore choose whether or not to accept it.  You may also delete or refuse some or all of the cookies on our website at anytime. Please note, this may affect the experience of using our website.

To help you manage your cookies we provide here links to the cookie management page for some of the most popular web browsers:

4. Our Privacy Policy

Personal data, as defined in our privacy policy may be collected by the cookies we use. These cookies are listed in the tables above. Please read our privacy policy for information about how and why we collect this data, what we do with it and what to do if you want use to change or delete the data we store about you.

5. Contacting us

If you require more information about our cookie policy please email us at meguk.ukems@gmail.com using the subject line "cookie policy".

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

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