What are cookies?
Also known as browser cookies or tracking cookies, cookies are small, often encrypted text files, located in browser directories. They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently and perform certain functions. Due to their core role of enhancing/enabling usability or site processes, disabling cookies may prevent users from using certain websites
Which Cookies does Spanners use?
The cookies we use are "analytical" cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below.
Type of cookie
Who installs the cookie?
Google Inc. with registered address at: 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States
Purpose of the installation of the cookie
How can you control or delete cookies?
Most internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. There are a number of ways to manage cookies.
How to manage your cookies' settings in your browser
Nevertheless here's how to prevent new cookies from being installed and how to delete existing cookies. You may revoke your consent provided to the installation of cookies at any time. The exact procedure depends on which browser you are using. Please find below information for each of the main browsers currently used.
Internet Explorer 9.0+
To prevent new cookies from being installed:
To delete existing cookies:
Internet Explorer 8.0+
Internet Explorer 7.0+
Firefox 2.0+, 3.0+, 4.0+
To prevent new cookies from being installed and delete existing cookies:
Further reading about Cookies
Useful information about cookies can be found at: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-pecr/cookies/.