Domains are as follows:
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a Site. Cookies are then sent back to the originating Site on each subsequent visit, or to another Site that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a site to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently remembering your preferences, and generally improve your web site experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
Cookies may be set by the Site you are visiting (‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other Sites who run content on the page you are viewing (‘third party cookies’).
The cookies used on the CMC site have been categorised based on the categories found in the UK International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Cookie guide. A list of all the cookies used on this site by category is set out below.
Strictly Necessary Cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the site and use its features and/or services. Without these absolutely necessary cookies, the Site will not perform as smoothly for you as we would like it to and we may not be able to provide the Site or certain services or features.
|Cookie Name||Description||When do cookies expire?||1st or 3rd party|
|PHPSESSID,SSESS*,||Session coookies to support your use of the web site.||End of session||1st party|
|Drupal.tableDrag.showWeight,turbosid,ctools-collapsible-state,dhtml_menu,has_js||Maintain state of various settings used in displaying the web site||End of session||1st party|
Functional cookies allow this Site to remember choices you make (such as your user name and log in details) and any customisations you make to Site pages during your visit and provide enhanced, more personal features. For instance, these cookies can be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymous and they cannot track your browsing activity on other Sites. More information about such cookies can be found in the relevant third party website.
|Domain / Cookie Name||Description||1st or 3rd party|
lu, datr, presence, act, p, sub, c_user, s, xs, csm
|Display of CMC content hosted onFacebook.com, social media sharing||3rd party|
__utmz, __utma, __utmc, __utmv, _twitter_sess, guest_id, k, remember_checked, twid, twll
|Displays the CMC twitter stream & social media sharing||3rd party|
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, PREF, use_hitbox
|Display of CMC content hosted on youtube.com||3rd party|
PHPSESSID, SSESS*, SpryMedia_DataTables_ *,has_js,turbosid
|Display of entries and results hosted on mtc1.uk||3rd party|
You can find more information about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org to obtain detailed information on how to prevent cookies from being set on your particular browser.
If you would like further information about the cookies used in relation to YouTube videos, the YouTube privacy notice, including details about YouTube related cookies, is available at: https://www.google.co.uk/policies/privacy/.
Glossary of technical terms used
IP address: The identifying details for your computer (or your internet company's computer), expressed in "internet protocol" code (for example 192.168.72.34). Every computer connected to the web has a unique IP address, although the address may not be the same every time a connection is made.
Web browser: The piece of software you use to read web pages. Examples are Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox and Safari.