What are Cookies?
This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies.
We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The Cookies we set
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies do not collect or store any personal information about you. Analytics data cannot be used to identify you, or to tell us what you did on our website. It is anonymous. You can read more about Google Analytics cookies here.
Other third-party cookies are set by web sites other than the CODE website when you carry out certain activities such as view a YouTube video, click a social media link such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn or follow a link on this site outside of this one.
As third-party cookies are not controlled by us we only link to sites that we consider to be safe but it is up to the user to verify that they are happy to visit other sites or use other web services as we cannot control them.
From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.