What cookies are and what information we gather
Cookies are data files that are sent to your web browser (for example, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome) from a website that you visit. They are stored on your computer’s hard drive. When you visit the website again, the cookie allows that particular website to recognise your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information.
We gather basic information like what web pages you have looked at, your browser settings and when you visited our website.
Third party cookies
When visiting our website, you may also notice some cookies that are related to content from other websites. When you visit a page with content embedded from another site (for example, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter or Vimeo) you may be presented with cookies from these other websites. Kirklees Council does not control these ‘third party’ cookies. You should check the other websites for more information about their cookies.
Google site search and Google Analytics
- For information on how to opt out of Google Analytics see: Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on