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Cookie Policy


This website uses cookies. For more information on cookies and how they affect your access to this website, please read below

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.

This policy explains how Seven Publishing Group Ltd (“we” or “us”) uses cookies and how we may collect and process information about you through our website, [www.seven.co.uk] (the “Website”).

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer (or internet enabled device) by websites that you visit.

Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies to collect information about the use of the Website and to distinguish you from other users in order to improve your experience when you browse the Website. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

When you visit the Website we use analytics tools to measure the number of visitors, to see how visitors navigate the site and to see which resources they access. The data collected using analytics tools is all anonymous. This helps us to develop new content and to improve the way the Website works.

What cookies do we use?

Our Website uses two kinds of cookie. These are:

1. Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website.

2. Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it.

The table below explains the cookies used by us as at 01/11/14 We will update this information as and when we introduce new functionality to the site.

Cookie Name Cookie type/purpose Information collected Duration of cookie
utma Google analytics Amount of visits, time, pervious visit, current visit Infinite length unless cleared by user
utmb Google analytics Dwell time (how long you stay on the website – stamp of time when user enters site Infinite length unless cleared by user
utmc Google analytics Dwell time (how long you stay on the website – stamp of time when user leaves site Infinite length unless cleared by user
utmz Google analytics Where a visitor comes from (search engine, keyword search etc) Infinite length unless cleared by user

BY USING OUR WEBSITE, YOU CONSENT TO THE RELEVANT COOKIES BEING SET ON YOUR DEVICE. You can refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. You should note however that by deleting or blocking cookies, the website may not function correctly and you may not be able to access certain areas.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visitwww.allaboutcookies.org.

The Website may also link through to third party websites which may use cookies which we have no control over. We therefore recommend that you check the relevant third party privacy policies for information about any cookies that they may use.