Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

This page contains information about cookies, the cookies used by Durkan and how to turn cookies off in your browser.  If this page does not provide the information you were looking for, or you would like to find out more on how cookies are used on Durkan, please send an email to info@durkan.co.uk with the subject of Cookies.

How does Durkan use cookies

By visiting pages on the Durkan website a cookie may be generated for the following types of cookies.

  • Anonymous analytics cookies

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Name Description Expiration
__utma Google Analytics Cookie. This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to this site. This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to this site and it is updated with each page view. 2 years from set/update.
__utmb Google Analytics Cookie. This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with this site. Each time a user visits a different page on your site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes. 30 minutes from set/update.
__utmb Google Analytics Cookie. This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with this site. Each time a user visits a different page on your site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes. 30 minutes from set/update.
__utmb Google Analytics Cookie. This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with this site. Each time a user visits a different page on your site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes. 30 minutes from set/update.

Anonymous analytics cookies

Every time a person visits our website a anonymous analytics cookies is created.  These cookies help us track certain metrics about our website, such as what pages people view the most and which pages quickly jump off from and these statistics help us improve the service that we provide.

These cookies cannot be used to identify individuals, they are solely for the collection of statistical information about this website and how people are browsing it.

Turning Cookies off

It is possible to stop your browser accepting cookies from any website, this one included.  Below are some links to third party sites detailing how to change your browser settings (Durkan takes no responsibility for the content of these or any third party site linked from us.)

If advertising tracking cookies are your main concern, these can be turned off by going to the Your Online Choices Site.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout