Welcome to Kevin Redfern! My website www.kevinredfern.co.uk uses browser cookies, scripts, web beacons, tracking URLs, pixel tags and similar technologies (hereinafter "cookies") to provide, protect and improve my website.
Below I explain how the cookies used work, their purpose, the type of data each collects and how you can manage your cookie settings.
What are cookies and how do they work?
Cookies are small data files. When you visit my website, these files are downloaded to the browser directory or hard drive of your computer, tablet, or smartphone (hereinafter "Device"). Each time you visit my website, the cookie and my website communicate with each other and thus recognise your Device. This is useful for both you and us. For example, a cookie can be used to save your text entries in form fields on the website so that you do not have to enter the same information again the next time you visit the website. This improves the user-friendliness of my website. We manage the cookies using a small program called a tool or tag.
You can adjust the Cookie you wish to allow our website to place using the Cookie Banner on my website.
Also, most browsers automatically allow all cookies, but you can decide whether or not to allow us or external third parties to store cookies on your device. You can change your browser settings at any time so that cookies are no longer accepted or stored. You can also choose to have a warning message displayed each time before accepting cookies. Or you can set your browser so that it only accepts cookies from certain websites.
Finally, you can also delete cookies that have already been saved. If you delete all cookies, the so-called opt-out cookies, which are intended for rejecting cookies, will also be deleted from your device.
Below you will find general instructions on how to manage cookies for the most popular browsers: Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Opera Web.
Lifetime of Cookies
Cookies have a lifetime. Some cookies are deleted when you close your browser. Others (for example, those with login details) can remain on your computer for years if you do not delete them. You can delete cookies at any time. Click on one of the links above to go to your browser's user manual. After deleting cookies, you may need to log in again to some websites or specify your preferences.
What are the types of cookies?
• Essential Cookies/Strictly Necessary Cookies – These cookies are those cookies which a website could not operate without. These include cookies such as login cookies.
• Functional Cookies – These cookies recognise you when you return to a website, remember your preferences and provide enhanced, more personalised features.
• Performance Cookies – Performance cookies, along with other information, allow websites to calculate the aggregate number of people using a website and which features of a website are the most popular. This information is generally used to improve the website and the way visitors are able to move around it.
• Targeting or advertising cookies: these cookies may be set through our website by our advertising partners to profile your interests and suggest relevant advertising to you.
The cookies we use
Below you will find a list of the cookies we use, with their name, description, lifetime, and type, so you know what you are consenting to. Please note that this list may be updated from time to time.
• YSC .youtube.com YSC cookie is set by YouTube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on YouTube pages. session Advertisement
• VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE .youtube.com A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface. 5 months 27 days Advertisement
• _ga_159LM4G1NR .kevinredfern.co.uk This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. 2 years Analytics
• _ga .kevinredfern.co.uk The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognise unique visitors. 2 years Analytics
• CONSENT .youtube.com YouTube sets this cookie via embedded YouTube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data. 2 years Analytics
• yt-remote-device-id youtube.com YouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video. never Advertisement
• yt-remote-connected-devices youtube.com YouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video. never Advertisement
Does this policy change?
Who should I contact for more information?