What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
What type of cookies do we use?
The cookies we use are “analytical” cookies, which allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors, and to see how visitors navigate around the site when they use it. This helps us to improve the functionality of our site, for example by making sure that users can easily find what they are looking for.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|_gat_gtag_UA_146446013_1||Google uses this cookie to distinguish users.||1 minute||Analytics|
|_gid||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.||1 day||Analytics|
|NID||This cookie is used to a profile based on user’s interest and display personalized ads to the users.||6 months||Advertisement|
|_ga||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, camapign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randoly generated number to identify unique visitors.||2 years||Analytics|
|__cfduid||The cookie is set by CloudFare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address d apply security settings on a per-client basis. It doesnot correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.||11 months||Necessary|
Cookies used by our service providers
Can I block cookies?
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version.
You can find more detailed information about cookies and adjusting your browser settings by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org
When will the cookies expire?
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 3 year.
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www.signatureclinic.co.ukis owned and operated by Signature Medical Ltd (‘we’ or ‘us’ or ‘our’), a company incorporated and registered in Scotland with registration number SC607129 having its registered office at 1 Gordon Street, Dumfries, DG1 1EG
You can contact us:
- by post, to: 79 West Regent Street, Glasgow, G2 2AW
- by telephone, on: 01412552737
- by email, at: firstname.lastname@example.org