Types of Cookies

The following table sets out details on the type of cookies and how we use the different categories of cookies as well as providing information on your options for managing cookies’ settings.

Type of CookiesDescriptionManaging Settings
Required cookies Required cookies enable you to navigate our site and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of our site.
If you have chosen to identify yourself to us, we may place on your browser cookies containing an encrypted, unique identifier. These cookies allow us to uniquely identify you when you are logged into our site and our services and to process your online transactions and requests.
Because required cookies are essential to operate our site, there is no option to opt out of these cookies.
Functionality cookies These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).       We and our third-party partners may also utilize HTML5 local storage or Flash cookies for these purposes. Flash cookies and HTML local storage are different from browser cookies because of the amount of, type of, and how data is stored. We also use Flash cookies, to store your preferences or display content based upon what you view on our site to personalize your visit. To manage the use of functionality cookies on our site, or to opt out of their use, go to the chart below. Note that opting out may impact the functionality you receive when using our site. To learn more about how to control cookies using your browser settings click here.   To learn how to manage privacy and storage settings for Flash cookies click here.
Targeting or Advertising cookies We sometimes uses cookies delivered by third parties to show you ads for our products and services that we think may interest you on any devices you may use and to track the performance of Company advertisements.  For example, in these cases, cookies remember information such as which browsers have visited our site. The information provided to third parties does not include personal information, but this information may be re-associated with personal information after we receive it. If we are using one of its own cookie-related products on our own Site, then a cookie related to ads may appear on our site under our or one of our affiliated company’s names. We also contract with third-party advertising networks that collect IP addresses and other information from Web beacons (see below) on our site, from emails, and on third-party sites. Ad networks follow your online activities over time and across different sites or other online services by collecting Site navigational information through automated means, including through the use of cookies. These technologies may recognize you across the different devices you use, such as a desktop or laptop computer, smartphone or tablet. Third parties use this information to provide advertisements about products and services tailored to your interests. You may see these advertisements on other sites or mobile applications on any of your devices. This process also helps us manage and track the effectiveness of our marketing efforts. Third parties, with whom we partner to provide certain features on our site or to display advertising based upon your web browsing activity, use Flash cookies to collect and store information.  Flash cookies are different from browser cookies because of the amount of, type of, and how data is stored. To learn more about these and other advertising networks and your ability to opt out of collection by certain third party, please visit the opt-out pages of the Network Advertising Initiative, here, and the Digital Advertising Alliance, here.   To manage the use of targeting or advertising cookies on this Web site, go to the chart below.                     To learn how to manage privacy and storage settings for Flash cookies click here. Various browsers may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5 local storage.


For details of the cookies which we use see the chart below.  The default is set to run these cookies. If you do not agree to the particular cookie then you must go to the table below to find out how to change the preference.

Other than for required cookies, you can change your preference at anytime by going to the ‘Turning Off the Cookie’ column in the chart below.

There is certain information on our site that can only be accessed in conjunction with cookies or similar devices and you should be aware that disabling cookies or similar devices might prevent you from accessing some of our content.

For functionality cookies, if you turn some or all of these off, it may affect the functionality of our site.

Description of cookies used on Our Site (including third party cookies)

Name of cookie Owner Purpose of the cookie Turning Off the Cookie
Google Analytics Google Inc This is a web analytics service provided by Google inc. Which uses cookies to show us how visitors found and explored our site, and how we can enhance their experience. It provides us with information about the behaviour of our visitors (eg how long they stayed on our site, the average number of pages viewed) and also tells us how many visitors we have had.) You can find out more information about Google Analytics cookies here:  https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies and how Google uses your data here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/   You can find out more about how Google protects your data here: www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.     To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.  
Twitter Twitter Inc Twitter live feed on main site – Twitter cookie for content and images.   https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies
Instagram Facebook Instagram live feed on main site – Twitter cookie for content and images.     https://help.instagram.com/1896641480634370?ref=ig
Local PAAW House Ltd Cookie used for login information, once logged into account. Required Cookies

Except for required cookies, all cookies will expire after one month. Most expire within two hours.

Do Not Track Features

Some browsers incorporate a “Do Not Track” feature that, when turned on, is intended to signal to sites and online services that you do not want to be tracked. Because there is not yet an industry-standard protocol for responding to these “Do Not Track” signals, our information collection practices on our site will continue to operate as described in this Cookie Policy and in our Privacy Policy regardless of any “Do Not Track” signals that may be sent.

Further information on how to turn off cookies

For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to: www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Last Updated: November, 2019