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Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Cookies on our website
Thatcham Town Council uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:
- thatcham-festival_cookiecontrol – used by Drupal to identify if the cookie consent has been shown and if applicable consent given (default, consent implied).
- SESSxxxxx - session cookie used by drupal when an authorised user logs in.
- Drupalxxxx – various cookies used by Drupal for authorised users to allow site administration.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.
Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.