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Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie

Name

Purpose

CONSENT / Cookie preference

Cookie control

This cookie remembers your choice on opting in/out of other onsite cookies. If a users decision has already been made about cookies consent, this will be remembered and applied to future sessions.’

_ga

_gid

_gat_gtag

 

 

ads/ga-audiences

 

Google Analytics

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.

Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245

_RequestVerificationToken

Request Verification Token

This is an anti-forgery cookie. It is designed to stop unauthorised posting of content to Ashfords’ website, known as Cross-Site Request Forgery.

This cookie does not hold any user data and is removed when closing the browser.

ASP.NET_SessionId

SessionID

This cookie contains the user's session ID and the cookie will expire at the end of the session (when you close your browser). This cookie does not store personal data about website users.

collect

Google Analytics

Google Analytics collect cookie is used to send data to Google Analytics about a visitor’s device and behaviour on our website. It tracks a visitor across devices and marketing channels.

Please visit the website for more information: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

_cfduid

Crazy Egg

Crazy Egg is an online application that provides us with a tracking tool to track the user and operation by visitors of Ashfords’ website. This helps us to understand the traffic flow of visitors to the site, and with this information we can make the site work better.

Please visit the website for more information: https://www.crazyegg.com/cookies

PREF*

VSC*

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE*

remote_sid*

YouTube

We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.

Please visit the website for more information: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/171780?hl=en-GB

PREF - * Expires after eight months

VSC - * expires at the end of your session

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE - *expires after eight months

remote_sid - * expires at the end of your session

Not known as these are a third party cookie.

Pathmotion

We embed feeds from Pathmotion. Pathmotion may set cookies on your computer once you click on the Pathmotion link.

Please visit the website for more information: https://www.pathmotion.co/privacy-policy-uk

Not known as these are a third party cookie.

CV mail

We link to CV mail from the careers section of our website. CV mail may set cookies on your computer once you click on the link.

Please visit the website for more information: https://www.thomsonreuters.com/en/privacy-statement.html#cookies

Not known as these are a third party cookie.

Soundcloud

We embed podcasts from Soundcloud. Soundcloud may set cookies on your computer once you click on the Soundcloud player.

Please visit the website for more information: https://soundcloud.com/pages/cookies

Not known as these are a third party cookie.

Passle

We link to Passle from the Insights section of our website. Passle may set cookies on your computer once you click on the link.

Please visit the website for more information https://home.passle.net/cookie-policy/

Not known as these are a third party cookie.

Social shares

We link to LinkedIn, twitter and Instagram from our website. These social media platforms may set cookies on your computer once you click on the link.

Please visit the websites for more information:

- https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

- https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy

- https://help.instagram.com/519522125107875

How do I change my cookie settings?

You can amend your cookie settings any time, by navigating to ‘EDIT COOKIES PREFERENCES’ within the footer of our website. Please note that, to give your consent to allow tracking cookies you will need to set this to ‘ON’. To opt-out of tracking cookies, you will need to update your preference to ‘OFF’. Any update to your preferences will not be applied until you click ‘SAVE AND CLOSE’.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

 

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