Cookies – what are they?
A “cookie” is a small text file that’s stored on your computer, tablet or phone when you visit a website. Some cookies are deleted when you close down your browser. These are known as session cookies. Others remain on your device until they expire or you delete them from your cache. These are known as persistent cookies and enable us to remember things about you as a returning visitor to help speed up your downloads.
How we use them
Our cookies help us to understand things like how often particular pages are visited and what the most popular areas of our website are. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent cookies being stored, however if you do turn cookies off this may limit the service that we are able to provide to you. Our cookies do not collect personal data about your nor is it linked to any personal data about you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by Edinburgh Leisure, please email us via firstname.lastname@example.org .
Compliance Cookies This is a small cookie used to store your cookie preferences. No personal information is collected about you or about your computer.
Analytics Cookies Analytical cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our website, and to see how visitors move around the site when they are using it. This helps us to improve your website experience and the services we provide. No personal information is collected about you or about your computer.
Third Party Cookies We use a number of social media tools and external applications to enhance visitor interaction on our site. If you already use these tools and applications their cookies may be set through our website. If you do not use them then our site will not place these cookies on your device.
Functional Cookies These cookies are used when completing online forms, logging in to the site and using the 'find my nearest' functionality (stores search history). They do not contain any personal information and for the most part are automatically deleted when you close your browser.