Cookie Policy

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.  By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

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.

We use the following cookies:

·         Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website.

·         Performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

·         Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences.

We do not use targeting cookies.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Domain

Name

Expires

Information

omex.co.uk

ASP.NET_SessionId

Current session only

Used to differentiate one user from another in order to provide core website services.  This cookie is erased when the user closed their browser.

omex.co.uk

cb-enabled

2016-04-20

Used by the cookie bar to indicate the user has accepted the use of cookies on this website.

.google.com

NID

183 days

These cookies are set by Google and are 3rd party cookies served by the domain google.co.uk.

These cookies may be used by Google to track how many people are using their Google Maps service. These cookies don’t gather information that identifies a user.

.google.com

PREF

730 days

.syndication.twitter.com

metrics_token

2015-05-26

This displays Twitter feed and share options.

omex.co.uk (Private Login)

 

 

This allows members to login to the website.

Google Analytics

 __utma

__utmb

__utmc

__utmz

730 days (__utmc)

Less than one day (__utmb)

Current session (__utmc)

182 days (__utmz)

We use Google Analytics to understand how the site is being used in order to improve the user experience. Google Analytics sets and uses the 4 cookies listed here. User data collected is all anonymous.

You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

WordPress

 

 

This provide social sharing and comments.

YouTube

 

 

This permits us to embed youtube videos and provide functionality.

 

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

To find out more about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to restrict or block the cookies on a wide variety of browsers and how to delete cookies from your computer.