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We use traffic log cookies to track how visitors use and navigate our website, to compile statistical reports on website activity and to help us constantly improve our website. Cookies do not contain any personal information about you and they cannot be used to identify an individual user. For further information about cookies visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.  You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the above websites tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in some cases this may mean that some of our website features do not function.

The cookies used on our site are as follows:

Cookie name/idDecriptionExpiryMore info
_gaRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.2 yearshttps://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
_gatUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rateSessionAs above
_gat_UA-102580896-1Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate and assign Faccenda’s tracking IDSessionAs above
_gidRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.SessionAs above
CookieConsentRecords user preferences regarding consent for Google Analytics tracking90 daysN/A

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