Our Cookie Policy:

When we provide services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device, for example, computer or mobile phone. These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally.

These pieces of information are used to improve services for you through, for example:

  • enabling a service to recognise your device so you don't have to give the same information several times during one task

  • analysing anonymised data to help us understand how people interact with our website so we can make it better

  • measuring how many people are using services, so they can be made easier to use and there's enough capacity to ensure they are fast

You can manage these small files yourself and learn more about them through Internet browser cookies - what they are and how to manage them

Learn how to remove cookies set on your device.

We will endeavour to let you know before we store a cookie on your computer.

First party cookies - These are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site.

Third party cookies - These are cookies found in other companies' internet tools which we are using to enhance our site, for example Facebook or Twitter have their own cookies, which are controlled by them.

lottery.childrenwithcancer.org.uk uses third party cookies in a few places - we've listed each of them below with more details about why we use them and how long they will last.

Cookies set by childrenwithcancer.org.uk

Name Purpose Typical content Expires
laravel_session This is a 'Session cookie' which is used to temporarily store the information which you enter when purchasing a lottery ticket from this site.  This temporary cookie stores your personal information such as your name, email, age and address. 1 hour
cookieconsent_status This cookie is used to alert users about the use of cookies on our website. IP Address, user agent, and the referring URL. This information is provided to us and every other web site that you visit on the Internet by your web browser. 1 year

 

Third party cookies

We use a number of suppliers who may also set cookies on their websites' on its behalf. lottery.childrenwithcancer.org.uk does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

Provider Name Purpose More info
Google Analytics _ga
_gat
_gat_CWC _gid
__adal_id
__adal_ses
__adal_cw
__adal_ca
_gcl_au

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use this site. The information is used to compile reports and to help improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

We use Google Analytics (GA) to track website user interaction. We use this data to determine the number of people using our site, to better understand how they find and use our web pages and to see their journey through the website.

Google Privacy policy
Facebook fr
_fbp
These cookies are used for Facebook Advertising. To enable us to serve adverts on Facebook based on past visits to our website, using non-personally identifiable information. Facebook Cookie Policy
Google (doubleclick.net) IDE To measure the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns including (but not limited to) remarketing, interest categories, similar audiences, other types of interest- based advertising, demographic and location targeting. Google Marketing
Hotjar _hjIncludedInSample Hotjar cookie. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels. Hotjar Policy
Cloudflare __cfduid This cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. Cloudflare Policy

 

Other

Name Purpose
_pa_l System cookie
_pa_l_enabled System cookie
_adal_out_queue_adalysertracker_get System cookie

How to control and delete cookies

We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you.

However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘Help' function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org.uk which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your machine as well as more general information about cookies.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our website.

If you wish to view your cookie code, just click on a cookie to open it. You'll see a short string of text and numbers. The numbers are your identification card, which can only be seen by the server that gave you the cookie. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

To opt-out of third-parties collecting any data regarding your interaction on our website, please refer to their websites for further information.