1. About cookies on any Newsquest Media Group Limited’s (Newsquest) website.
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that (with your consent) we place on your computer.
Types of cookies:
Session – this type only lasts for the duration you are on the website e.g. nqdm (see list below).
Persistent – this type of cookie stays on your computer and remembers your settings the next time you come back e.g. abVariant (see list below).
First Party – these cookies are cookies set by our websites in your browser’s address bar. This includes all the cookies in section 2. below.
Third Party – Third-party cookies are cookies from other websites. See section 3. below.
You can manage or block the cookies set by Newsquest, or indeed any other website should you want to do so. You can do this through your browser settings using the Help function within your browser. Even if you have consented to cookies you can withdraw your initial consent in the same way at any time.
Otherwise you can visit www.aboutcookies.org for comprehensive information on how to manage or block cookies on a variety of browsers. If you want to manage or block cookies on the browser of your mobile phone you may need to refer to the manual of your handset.
Please be aware that restricting or blocking cookies may impact on the functionality of our website and you may not get the experience intended.
Newsquest uses a number of service providers who also set cookies on Newsquest Scotland Events on Newsquest’s behalf but also to offer their products/services to you. If you would like more information about the cookies used by third parties, as well as information on how to opt-out, please go to section 3.
Further useful information to inform your choices is supplied by the Internet Advertising Bureau via their AdChoices programme.
2. List of the Newsquest Scotland Events cookies
This is a list of the main cookies set by the Newsquest Scotland Events and what each is used for.
3. Third Party Cookies
We use a number of service providers who may set cookies on their respective websites in order to offer you the services that they are providing.
We may also embed photos and video content from websites like YouTube. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from other websites like YouTube, you may be presented with cookies from that website. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about those cookies.
Newsquest Scotland Events has ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the website to share articles with their friends on websites like Facebook, Twitter and Google + social networks. These websites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Newsquest does not control the dissemination of Third Party Cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.
If you would like more information about the cookies used by third parties, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see their individual privacy policies listed below.