Cookies Policy

Use of cookies on U3A Dawlish website

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user.
We use cookies to make the website work better. Some cookies are essential to make the website work. Weatherheads Web (www.weatherheadsweb.co.uk) designed the U3A Dawlish website and use 1&1 website services (www.1and1.co.uk) to host the website.

We use session ID cookies. For session ID cookies, once you close your browser or log out, the cookie terminates and is erased. Session ID cookies may be used by 1&1 to track user preferences while the user is visiting the website. They also help to minimise load times and save on server processing.

We use persistent cookies. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on your computer’s hard drive for an extended period.
Cookies used on the 1&1 website do not contain personally identifiable information.

Cookies Table

SN = strictly necessary – need for website to perform basic functions

F=Functionality – used to store user preferences

P=Performance – cookies that record usage i.e. that is pages which are visited

A = Advertising / tracking – cookies that display, manage and measure ads

p=persistent s=sessional t=third party

Name Type Why More info
Google Analytics _ga & _gid
_gat
p/P Statistics on the website
Google reCAPTCHA v2 CONSENT
NID
OTZ
1P_JAR
t/F Used to secure forms on our site from spam and abuse by automated software
WordPress wordpress_test_cookie s/SN WordPress – Used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies
wordpress_* p/SN WordPress – For users who log in only. On login, WordPress uses the wordpress_[hash] cookie to store your authentication details. Its use is limited to the admin console area, /wp-admin/.
wordpress_logged_in_* p/SN WordPress – For users who log in only. After login, WordPress sets the wordpress_logged_in_[hash] cookie, which indicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.
wp-settings-* p/SN WordPress – For users who log in only. This is used to customize your view of the admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table.
Cookie consent Cookie notice accepted p/F Used to record that you accept the fact that the site uses cookies.

We use Google Analytics on our website. How Google uses the data when you use our website may be found at: https://policies.google.com/privacy/partners. You may disable the Google Analytics function by means of a browser add-on to ensure the prevention of the sending of any analytical information to Google. http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

For more information on cookies in general: www.aboutcookies.org and https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/

Log files

This website is currently being hosted by 1and1 webservices through Weatherheads Web (https://about.1and1.co.uk/?linkId=ft.nav.about1and1 ) .

Like most standard websites, 1&1 use log files. This information may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyse trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. However, none of the information stored in the 1&1 log files, including but not limited to IP addresses, is linked to personally identifiable information.

Contact Form
By filling in our contact form the information is not held on the website only on the receiving email system and server.

Dawlish U3A’s privacy statement.