Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains: eric.org.uk


What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies ?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use ?

The cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories.

The below list details the cookies used in our website.
CookieDescription
Necessary
enforce_policyPayPal sets this cookie for secure transactions.
tsPayPal sets this cookie to enable secure transactions through PayPal.
ts_cPayPal sets this cookie to make safe payments through PayPal.
cart_sigShopify sets this cookie to be used in connection with store checkout.
__stripe_sidStripe sets this cookie cookie to process payments.
csrftokenThis cookie is associated with Django web development platform for python. Used to help protect the website against Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks
JSESSIONIDThe JSESSIONID cookie is used by New Relic to store a session identifier so that New Relic can monitor session counts for an application.
secure_customer_sigShopify sets this cookie to be used in connection with customer login.
cart_currencyShopify sets this cookie to remember the user’s country of origin and populate the correct transaction currency.
shopify_pay_redirectShopify sets this cookie to enable secure online payment and checkout.
_pay_sessionShopify sets this cookie to enable secure checkout and payment function on the website.
CookieLawInfoConsentRecords the default button state of the corresponding category & the status of CCPA. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisementSet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the "Advertisement" category .
__stripe_midStripe sets this cookie cookie to process payments.
viewed_cookie_policyThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-functionalThe cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performanceThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analyticsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-othersThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.
Functional
mgrefThis cookie is set by Eventbrite to deliver content tailored to the end user's interests and improve content creation. It is also used for event-booking purposes.
__cf_bmThis cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.
localizationFlickr sets this cookie to to track usage of photo galleries embedded from Flickr.
x-pp-sPayPal sets this cookie to process payments on the site.
tsrcePayPal sets this cookie to enable the PayPal payment service in the website.
x-csrf-jwtThis cookie is set by the provider PayPal. This cookie is used to process payments from the site.
nsidThis cookie is set by the provider PayPal to enable the PayPal payment service in the website.
Performance
_gatThis cookie is installed by Google Universal Analytics to restrain request rate and thus limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.
GCookie used to facilitate the translation into the preferred language of the visitor.
SRM_BUsed by Microsoft Advertising as a unique ID for visitors.
l7_azThis cookie is necessary for the PayPal login-function on the website.
Analytics
_shopify_sThis cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.
_shopify_yThis cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.
vuidVimeo installs this cookie to collect tracking information by setting a unique ID to embed videos to the website.
_gaThe _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 recognize unique visitors.
_gidInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
_ga_HPQ9ZGK5V9This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.
_hjFirstSeenHotjar sets this cookie to identify a new user’s first session. It stores a true/false value, indicating whether it was the first time Hotjar saw this user.
_hjIncludedInSessionSampleHotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site's daily session limit.
_hjIncludedInPageviewSampleHotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site's pageview limit.
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgressHotjar sets this cookie to detect the first pageview session of a user. This is a True/False flag set by the cookie.
CONSENTYouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.
_sThis cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.
ajs_group_idThis cookie is set by Segment to track visitor usage and events within the website.
ajs_user_idThis cookie is set by Segment to help track visitor usage, events, target marketing, and also measure application performance and stability.
ajs_anonymous_idThis cookie is set by Segment to count the number of people who visit a certain site by tracking if they have visited before.
_yThis cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.
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YSCYSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEA cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.
yt-remote-device-idYouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.
yt-remote-connected-devicesYouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.
NIDNID cookie, set by Google, is used for advertising purposes; to limit the number of times the user sees an ad, to mute unwanted ads, and to measure the effectiveness of ads.
yt.innertube::requestsThis cookie, set by YouTube, registers a unique ID to store data on what videos from YouTube the user has seen.
yt.innertube::nextIdThis cookie, set by YouTube, registers a unique ID to store data on what videos from YouTube the user has seen.
MUIDBing sets this cookie to recognize unique web browsers visiting Microsoft sites. This cookie is used for advertising, site analytics, and other operations.
ANONCHKThe ANONCHK cookie, set by Bing, is used to store a user's session ID and also verify the clicks from ads on the Bing search engine. The cookie helps in reporting and personalization as well.
Others
_hjSessionUser_3168074No description
LANGNo description
_hjSession_3168074No description
ifso_trigger_the_contentNo description
give_sourceNo description available.
cookieconsent_preferences_disabledNo description available.
give_mediumNo description available.
give_campaignNo description available.
give_contentNo description available.
mNo description available.
debugNo description available.
ifso_visit_countsNo description available.
ifso_last_viewedNo description available.
_tracking_consentNo description available.
CLIDNo description
cookietestNo description
_clckNo description
SMNo description available.
_clskNo description

How can I control the cookie preferences ?

You can manage your cookies preferences by clicking on the "Settings" button and enabling or disabling the cookie categories on the popup according to your preferences.

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the "Manage consent" tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.

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