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What cookies are used on this site uses and why
This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on elscheshire.org.uk. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
Like many websites, we use Google Analytics to help us to identify the way in which our website is used so we can try to improve it. The following cookies are set by Google analytics:
These are all used to collect non-personal information about how visitors use our site in terms of the numbers of visitors, the pages that they visit and the website they came from.
We would like to embed Google maps on our contact us page. This helps us to easily show you our location. In return, Google use marketing cookies to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
We would like to embed a Twitter feed on our home page. In return, Twitter use marketing cookies to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
We have embedded privacy-enhanced YouTube videos on the site. Privacy-enhanced mode allows us to embed YouTube videos without using cookies that track viewing behaviour. This means that when loading the page, no activity is collected to personalise the viewing experience. If a viewer clicks or taps to play the video, the following cookies are enabled:
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