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What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies don’t usually contain any personal information and are mostly useful to you. Generally they are used to improve your experience and inform marketers of your journey, so that in turn they can make improvements to the website.


How to manage your cookies on Freya Fitting Talk

Our online tool will help you manage your cookies on the Freya blog. Simply click on the orange symbol at the bottom of the screen to choose your cookies preference. (

You can control whether or not cookies are used, but preventing them will reduce the ease of use on our website and we cannot guarantee how our site will perform for you.

We respect your privacy and will only read or write cookies according to the preference level that you set. Cookies set prior to you changing your settings will still be on your computer and you can remove them using your browser settings.

On Freya Fitting Talk we use a cookie to remember your cookie preferences. This means:
• If you delete all your cookies you will have to update your preferences again
• If you use a different device, computer profile or browser you will have to tell us your preferences again.

The table below shows details of the cookies used on the Freya Fitting Talk blog.

In some cases, some of these cookies are managed for us by third parties, but we don’t allow the third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than those listed above.
In order to use the Freya Blog the following cookies will always be turned on:

Type of cookie What the cookie does Cookie(s)
First Party A requirement of PHP/Wordpress PHPSESSID
A requirement for cookie pop up Civicallowcookies
A requirement for cookie pop up Civicshowcookieicon


If you consent to all, the following cookies will be used:

Type of cookie What the cookie does Cookie(s)
Google Analytics Collects anonymous information about a users journey on the website (e.g. where they came from, if there were any errors.) And split testing. __utmx, __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz
Google Products, includes Google maps and Google +1 Provides a better user experience through social integration, use of store locator. SSID, NID, HSID, APISID, PREF, SID, SAPISD, BEAT, ULS, S
WordPress Allows the user to comment Commentauthor
You Tube Allows a user to watch videos without leaving the website Datr, lu, c_user, xs
Twitter Provides a better user experience through social integration Pid, k, guest_id, original_referrer, _twitter_sess
Microsoft Advertising Allows us to personalise our advertisments so that they are more relevant to you AA002, ANON, NAP, MUID, ug
Linkedin Provides a better user experience through social integration X-LI-IDC, X-LI-DDC
Stumble Upon Provides a better user experience through social integration su_bc

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