What are cookies and how does City Lit use them?
What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer, tablet or mobile phone (all referred to here as a "device") web browser from a website's computer and is stored on your device's hard drive.
Each website can send its own cookie to your web browser if your browser's preferences allow it. We can only store a cookie on your device if you allow it. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume you’re happy to receive all cookies on the City Lit website.
On City Lit websites, cookies record information about your online preferences and allow us to tailor our websites to your interests.
Information supplied by cookies can help us to understand the profile of our visitors and help us to provide you with a better user experience. For example, allowing us to analyse site usage and spot potential technical or user experience issues. It also helps us recognise when you’re signed in to your City Lit account and to provide a more personalised experience.
Third-party cookies embedded content on City Lit pages
Please note that during your visits to City Lit websites, you may notice some cookies that aren’t related to City Lit.
We sometimes embed content from social media and other third-party websites. These may include YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Google. As a result, when you visit a page containing such content, you may be presented with cookies from these websites and these third-party cookies may track your use of the City Lit website. City Lit doesn’t control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party's website for more information. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume you’re happy to receive all cookies on the City Lit website.
Where City Lit embeds content from social media and other third-party websites, some websites may use Google Analytics to collect data about user behaviour for their own purposes. City Lit doesn’t control this. For more information, see the Google webpage “How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps”
City Lit cookies and how to reject cookies
It’s important to note that if you change your settings and block certain cookies, you won’t be able to take full advantage of some of our services’ features – and we might not be able to provide some features you have previously chosen to receive.
Other information collected from web browsers
Your web browser may also provide City Lit with information about your device, such as an IP address and details about the browser you’re using. An IP address is classed as personal data because it is sufficient to identify an individual. We use information provided by your browser or by the link that you’ve clicked to understand the webpage that directed you to City Lit and this may be captured by performance cookies.