We use some services provided by third party companies that may collect personal information when you use our website (shropshirelive.com).
By visiting shropshirelive.com the following types of cookie maybe created and stored on your computer:
- Anonymous analytics cookies
- Social sharing cookies
- Ad serving and management cookies
- Third-party advertising cookies
What’s a Cookie
Cookies are small text files that (depending on your browser settings) are deposited on your computer hard drive when you visit a site and may be sent back to that site when you visit again.
The information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on the Website and your location.
Most web browsers are initially set up to accept all cookies, but you may be able to configure your browser to refuse all cookies or to warn you when a cookie is being set. However, some shropshirelive.com features and services may not work properly if cookies are disabled.
* Please note that Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Ad serving and management cookies
Shropshire Live LLP sell space on shropshirelive.com to advertisers - they pay for the content you enjoy for free.
To display the adverts and monitor how well the advertisements perform we use a company called adspeed.com
Adspeed uses a browser cookie, a data file stored within your browser, to record ad performance metrics such as ad views and ad clicks. The cookie does not contain any personally identifiable information.
Third party adverts
Some adverts you see on shropshirelive.com are generated by third parties including TradeDoubler. Some of these third parties use their own anonymous cookies to track how many people have seen a particular ad, or to track how many people have seen it more than once. The companies that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies, wehave no access to read or write these cookies.
Third-party Social Media Cookies
Social sharing, video and other services we offer are run by other companies. These companies may drop cookies on your computer when you use them on our site or if you are already logged in to them.
Facebook’s data use policy; http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other
Cookies on websites we link to
How to control cookies on your computer
These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:
Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835 (this page links to further information for different versions of IE the mobile version is at http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx).
Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.html (or http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677 for mobile versions)