What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information, which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
One type of cookie will save a file permanently on your computer. It can thereafter be used to customise this website based on your choices and interests. Another common type of cookie is the “session cookie”. When you visit a website, session cookies are sent between your computer and the server to collect information. Session cookies are not saved after you close your internet browser. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies used on our website
We use the following categories of cookies on this website:
- Permanent cookies. Permanent cookies remain on the user's computer/device for a pre-defined period of time. Permanent cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as browsing behaviour or user preferences for a specific website.
- Session cookies. Session cookies are temporarily stored in your internet browser, and are erased when the browser is closed.
- Third party cookies: Third party cookies allow third parties to download cookies to your device. They may be used to track your browsing history, or allow you to send a page from our website to your social media account such as Facebook or Twitter.
For more information regarding what cookies we use please see our detailed cookie-list.
How to block and/or delete cookies
If you do not wish to accept cookies you can change your web browser settings to automatically block the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Previously stored cookies can also be deleted through your web browser. More information can be found through your web browser’s support pages. If you use several different devices to access our website (computer, tablet or smartphone), you will have to change the browser settings on all devices.
Please note that certain areas and functions on this website require cookies and may not operate if cookies are deleted or declined.
For more information on our cookies policy, our Information Security/ Data Protection Manager can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telephone: +353 71 9634500 to find out what information we hold about you or to exercise your rights under GDPR.
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