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A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on an individual’s browser or the hard drive of their computer. We only use (and store) non-essential cookies on an individual’s computer’s browser or hard drive if they provide their consent.

Cookie Purpose Expiration Type
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 2 years http
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. Session http
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website Session http
collect Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels Session Pixel
impression.php/# Used by Facebook to register impressions on pages with the Facebook login button Session Pixel
PREF Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses You Tube videos across different websites 8 months http
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Tries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated You Tube video 179 dyas http
YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from You Tube the user has seen Session http
r/collect Unclassified Session Pixel
apbct_cookies_test Unclassified Session http
apbct_page_hits Unclassified Session http
apbct_site_landing_ts Unclassified Session http
apbct_timestamp Unclassified Session http
apbct_visible_fields Unclassified Session http
apbct_visible_fields_count Unclassified Session http
ct_checkjs Unclassified Session http
ct_cookies_test Unclassified Session http
ct_fkp_timestamp Unclassified Session http
ct_pointer_data Unclassified Session http
ct_ps_timestamp Unclassified Session http
ct_timezone Unclassified Session http
ct_timestamp Unclassified Session http
safe_image.php Unclassified Session Pixel


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Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire as outlined under the expiration column in the table.


PME Group Poole
Unit D11, Admiralty Park, Station Road, Holton Heath
Poole, Dorset. BH16 6HX