What are cookies?
What cookies are used on this website?
The cookies we and our business partners use on this website are broadly grouped into the following categories:
Some of the cookies on our website are essential for us to be able to provide you with a service you have requested. An example of this would be a cookie used to enable you to log into your account on the website or which allows communication between your browser and the website. Our cookie preference cookie described in the section “How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?” is also an essential cookie. You may not be able to use our website without these cookies.
We use analytics cookies to helps us understand how users engage with our website. An example is counting the number of different people coming to our website or using a particular feature, rather than the total number of times the site or feature is used. Without this cookie, if you visited the website once each week for three weeks we would count you as three separate users. We would find it difficult to analyse how well our website was performing and improve it without these cookies.
How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?
Please note that we can’t always control third party cookies stored on your machine from our website and setting your cookie preferences with us will not stop those third party cookies from being stored on your machine, you must manage these cookies directly with the relevant third party, please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below for more information.
If you have previously consented to us storing cookies on your machine but then change your mind, you can do the following:
- delete the cookies from your browser. Most browsers also allow you to prevent all or some cookies being stored on your machine in the future. For more information on how to delete or disable cookies from your browser please use the “help” function within your browser or alternatively visit www.allaboutcookies.org. By deleting our cookie preference cookie the next time you visit this website the cookie message bar will appear again inviting you to again reconsider your preferences.
- go to Cookie Preferences and resubmit your preferences to us; and/or
- if you only want to reject some or all of the third party cookies you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them. Please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below.
Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of this website.
Third party cookies
|Third Party||Type of cookies||More information and how to opt-out|
|Adobe / Omniture||Analytics
Omniture provide anonymised data about the visits made to our website and allows us to test and evaluate the best ways to present our website to our users.
This cookie allows us to test and evaluate the best ways to present our website to our users.
These cookies allows us to evaluate how successful a marketing campaign is by (i) reviewing the interaction between our website and our call centre and (ii) tracking the number of online enquiries we receive.
Google provide anonymised data about the visits made to our website.
Google also store cookies which allow the “Google +” social sharing functionality.
Facebook store cookies which allow the Facebook “Like” social sharing functionality but only if you click on the Facebook “Like” button on our website or log in to Yell using your Facebook account.
Twitter also store cookies which allow their social sharing functionality including the “Tweet” function and to generate usage information during your visit to our website.
AddThis provide anonymised data about how many users are sharing content on our website.
AddThis store cookies which allow the social sharing functionality on social networks such as Facebook
AddThis tools may also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
|eBay / Doubleclick||Interest-Based Advertising
eBay may have cookies dropped on their behalf in order to collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
AOL cookies may also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
Microsoft cookies may also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
iPromote cookies also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
Perfectaudience cookies also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
Adroll cookies also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
DoubleClick cookies also collect data for the purpose of interest-based advertising.
We may update this policy from time to time so you may want to check it each time you visit our website. We last changed this policy on 31st July 2018.