This page describes what cookies are, the information we gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. You can take steps to prevent cookies from being stored, however this may downgrade elements of the site’s functionality. See below how to prevent cookies from being stored.
What are cookies?
Cookies are alphanumeric identifications in the form of small text files that are downloaded to your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser. They aim to improve your browsing experience.
Cookies enable a website to remember if your computer or device has visited that site before. Cookies are then used to help understand how the site is being used, help you navigate between pages and can be used to remember your preferences (such as language, font size and other display preferences).
- to compile statistical data on the use of our website and its functioning, so that we can monitor and improve it;
- to facilitate users’ ability to navigate through our website;
- to allow us to share our web pages via social media platforms.
Third party cookies
Third Half uses Google Analytics to track and measure the usage of this website. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time your current visit occurred, whether you have been to the site before, and what site referred you to the web page. These cookies contain no personally identifiable information but they will use your computer’s IP address to know from where in the world you are accessing the internet. Google stores the information collected by these cookies on servers in the United States. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.
We also use social media buttons that allow you to connect with your social media network in various ways. For these to work social media sites including; Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn, will set their own cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
How to control cookies
If you do not wish to receive cookies you can set your web browser to restrict or block them. All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings, which can typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. For more details, see: www.aboutcookies.org
Please be aware that disabling cookies will affect the services and functionality of this website and prevent certain features of this site from working. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
Last updated: May 2018