- What is a cookie?
Cookies may be set by the web site you are visiting (‘first party cookies’) or by other web sites which provide content on the page you are viewing (‘third party cookies’).
- What cookies does the RTA’s web site use?
|Cookie name||Cookie purpose||Cookie duration|
|_ga, _gat||These cookies are used by Google Analytics software to distinguish users. The information we gather includes but is not limited to how are users interact with the Warwick web site, which pages are most frequently viewed, how frequently the users visit the web site, traffic source of user visit, demographics data (age and gender), location and device information (make and model). Any data collected is anonymous and used for statistical reporting only.
Other cookies created by Google Analytics include _gid, AMP_TOKEN and _gac_<property-id>. These cookies store other randomly generated ids and campaign information about the user.
|Up to two years after last web site visit.|
We may also sometimes embed photos and video content from third party web sites such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Flickr. As a result, when you visit one of our pages containing such content, you may be presented with cookies from these web sites.
- What to do if you don’t want cookies to be set
For Google Analytics cookies, Google provide a Google Analytics opt-out tool which allows you to specify that you don’t want to accept their cookies, not just for our site, but for all sites which use Google Analytics.