Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to LEP Network’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties may use cookies, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies

A cookie is a tiny data file, which is stored on your computer within the web browser, when certain web pages are visited. A cookie does not contain or collect information in isolation, but when read by a server via a web browser; it can give information to facilitate a more user friendly service such as detecting errors. A cookie will not harm your computer and no personally identifiable information is stored from the use of this site.

There are two types of cookie:

Persistent cookies remain on a user’s device for a set period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.

Session cookies are temporary. They allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.

How we use cookies

We use cookies on our website. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies to your preference. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.

We use cookies on our website:

  • To recognise a computer when a user visits the website
  • Track users as they navigate the website
  • Improve the website's usability
  • Analyse the use of the website
  • Administer the website
  • Prevent fraud
  • Improve the security of the website
  • Personalise the website for our users

 

Cookies on our website are used for:

Category: Neccessary (7)

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Cookie Name Provider Type Expiry Description
__RequestVerificationToken lepnetwork.net HTTP Session Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.
Data is sent to United Kingdom
ARRAffinity lepnetwork.net HTTP Session Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times.
Data is sent to United Kingdom
ASP.NET_SessionId lepnetwork.net HTTP Session Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests.
Data is sent to United Kingdom
CookieConsent lepnetwork.net HTTP 1 year Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain
Data is sent to Ireland
lawaccepted lepnetwork.net HTTP 1 year This cookie is used to store your decision to close the cookie
notification popup so that it is not shown to you on subsequent
pages.
recentlyViewedIds lepnetwork.net HTTP 7 Days This cookie is used to provide breadcrumb navigation based on the
path you navigated through the website.
openInOtherInstances lepnetwork.net HTTP 7 Days This cookie is used in conjunction with "recentlyViewedIds" to enable
breadcrumb navigation based on the path you have navigated
through the website

Category: Statistics (3)

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Cookie Name Provider Type Expiry Description
_ga lepnetwork.net HTTP 2 years Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Data is sent to United Kingdom
_gat lepnetwork.net HTTP Session Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
Data is sent to United Kingdom
_gid lepnetwork.net HTTP Session Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Data is sent to United Kingdom

Category: Marketing (28)

Marketing cookies are used 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.

Cookie Name Provider Type Expiry Description
vc addthis.com HTTP 1 year Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Data is sent to United States
bt2 addthis.com HTTP 255 days Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to keep a record of parts of the site that has been visited in order to recommend other parts of the site
Data is sent to United States
mus addthis.com HTTP 1 year Used to support 3rd party functionality used by addthis.com
Data is sent to United States
ouid addthis.com HTTP 1 year Used to support 3rd party functionality used by addthis.com
Data is sent to United States
uid addthis.com HTTP 1 year Creates a unique, machine-generated user ID. AddThis, which is owned by Clearspring Technologies, uses the user ID to make it possible for the user to share content across social networks and provide detailed statistics to various providers.
Data is sent to United States
uvc addthis.com HTTP 13 months Detects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user.
Data is sent to United States
loc addthis.com HTTP 13 months Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level).
Data is sent to United States
xtc addthis.com HTTP 13 months Registers the user's sharing of content via social media.
Data is sent to United States
di2 addthis.com HTTP 1 year Used to support 3rd party functionality used by addthis.com
Data is sent to United States
sess adnxs.com HTTP Session Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.
Data is sent to Denmark
uuid2 adnxs.com HTTP 3 months Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.
Data is sent to Denmark
TDCPM adsrvr.org HTTP 1 year Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.
Data is sent to United States
TDID adsrvr.org HTTP 1 year Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.
Data is sent to United States
IDE doubleclick.net HTTP 1 year Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
Data is sent to United States
test_cookie doubleclick.net HTTP Session Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.
Data is sent to United States
collect google-analytics.com Pixel Session Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
Data is sent to United States
NID google.com HTTP 6 months Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.
Data is sent to Netherlands
__atuvc lepnetwork.net HTTP 13 months Updates the counter of a website's social sharing features.
Data is sent to Netherlands
__atuvs lepnetwork.net HTTP Session Ensures that the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service, AddThis.
Data is sent to Netherlands
_at.cww lepnetwork.net HTML Persistent Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Data is sent to United Kingdom
at-lojson-cache-# lepnetwork.net HTML Persistent Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Data is sent to United Kingdom
at-rand lepnetwork.net HTML Persistent Used by the social sharing platform AddThis
Data is sent to United Kingdom
lidc linkedin.com HTTP Session Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Data is sent to United States
uuid mathtag.com HTTP 1 year Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as what pages have been loaded. The registered data is used for targeted ads.
Data is sent to United States
uuidc mathtag.com HTTP 1 year Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as what pages have been loaded. The registered data is used for targeted ads.
Data is sent to United States
SEUNCY semasio.net HTTP 179 days Registers a unique ID that identifies the user's device for return visits.
Data is sent to Denmark
TapAd_DID tapad.com HTTP 2 months Used to determine what type of devices (smartphones, tablets, computers, TVs etc.) is used by a user.
Data is sent to United States
TapAd_TS tapad.com HTTP 2 months Used to determine what type of devices (smartphones, tablets, computers, TVs etc.) is used by a user.
Data is sent to United States

3rd Party cookies

When you visit our site you may notice some cookies that are not related to LEP Network. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, for example from Facebook or YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control the generation of these cookies, so we suggest that you check the individual third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

How to turn off cookies

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. The following links may be helpful in helping you understand how you can update your browser cookie settings:

Further information

To learn more about how advertisers use cookies and how you can control these please visit Your Online Choices.

To learn more about cookies please visit AboutCookies

To learn more about your rights to online privacy, please visit Data Protection Act 1998 and The Information Commissioner’s Office. 

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