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You may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.
Site Performance Cookies
We may generate cookies to assist with site performance. These cookies are used to provide you with the best possible website performance.
Cookie Name & Purpose
ASP.NET_Sessionid - Store session information while you browse the site.
AWSELB - Used to ensure you stay with the same 'load balanced' server.
When you register with our website we generate cookies that represent whether you are signed in or not. Our servers use these cookies to work out which account you are signed in with.
Cookie Name & Purpose
returnurl1 - Used to redirect you back to the page you registered from.
.westquay - Used to confirm and identify that you have logged in correctly and allows you to access the My Account section of the website.
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Third Party Cookies
West Quay serves elements of pages from multiple sources these include Google, Facebook, Foursquare and Twitter. Please note that we have no control over the cookies placed on our website by these or any other third parties. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see their individual privacy policies listed below.
We embed Facebook like buttons on the site, allowing you to share pages you like with your friends. This is a service run by Facebook, Inc. More information about these cookies: http://www.facebook.com/help/?faq=115180708570932#How-does-Facebook-use-cookies
We use Google Analytics a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookies in order to record visitors numbers and details about browser usage. How to reject or delete these cookies: http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html
We use Google Maps a service provided by Google Inc to provide maps and directions a service provided by Google, Inc. How to reject or delete these cookies: http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
and to perform corresponding billing services.
Personally identifiable information on the user are neither collected nor processed nor used in this tracking. Nothing but the information when and on which device a click on an advertisement occurred is stored in tracking cookies. The third party only stores an individual sequence of figures that cannot be allocated to a particular user and contains information on the advertiser’s partner programme, the publisher, and the specific time of the user’s action. While tracking they may also collect information on the device that is used to perform a business transaction such as the device’s operating system and browser. We use links from the following affiliate providers. For further information on the cookies they use, please see their individual cookie or privacy policies below:
Affiliate Window - awin.com/gb/legal/privacy-policy
Linkshare (Rakuten) - rakutenmarketing.com/en-uk/legal-notices/website-privacy-policy
Commission Junction (Conversant) - conversantmedia.eu/legal/cookie-policy
Webgains - webgains.com/public/en/privacy/
Tradedoubler - tradedoubler.com/en/privacy-policy/
Pepperjam - pepperjam.com/legal#privacy
Affilinet - affili.net/uk/about-cookies
TradeTracker - tradetracker.com/privacy-policy/how-we-use-cookies/