BRM’s website and news blog like most other websites on the internet make use of “cookies”. These are small text files stored on your computer containing data. While the actual data in the cookies and how it is used can vary greatly between websites, cookies created when you use our website are mainly used by your internet browser to help improve user experience, monitor use of our websites and enable correct function of our websites.
Controlling or Disabling Cookies
Information on cookies and browser privacy features can often be found in the browser’s help file which is usually accessible by pressing the “F1” key while your internet browser is open.
The Cookies used by our website and services/tools included on our website
Below is information on the cookies that may be created on your computer when you visit our website, with links to relevant resources containing further information about specific cookies and policies of any Third Party Providers.
Some of the cookies used by our website will expire after you leave our website (for example PHPSESSID) however, others will expire after varying periods of up to 10 years (For example the cookie relating to our Met Office Weather reporting module). Many internet browsers can provide information on when specific cookies will expire and/or information may also be available from the Third Parties who set the cookies.
Our website and news blog make use of the following cookies:
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|Cookies for Google Analytics collect information about how visitors use our website to help us improve our services and user experience at our website. Information collected by these cookies is anonymous and examples of data collected include the pages visited, how a visitor entered our website (e.g. by typing the address or via a link) or the web browser visitors are using.
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To enhance your experience of our website and aid the sharing of information to and from our website, we make use of a number of third-party software tools including social media sharing buttons, social media feeds, embedded video, maps and information tools. The suppliers for these services and tools set their own cookies, which we have little or no control over. Most cookies are placed to assist with functionality and for us and/or the Third Party to monitor how their product is used.
Cookies created by Third Party services used on our website include:
Please be aware that if you disable or block certain cookies on our website, some functions may not work correctly or at all.