The Scotland 5G Centre Cookie Notice

Our website (https://scotland5gcentre.org) gathers and uses information from the website and other relevant technologies to improve and enhance your website experience.

Cookies are small files that are sent when you visit a website along with the rest of the content of the page. These files are stored in your browser and accessed when you return to a website.

What cookies do we use?

We use anonymous tools like Google Analytics to monitor general interactions on our website.

The information they provide is used to give us a better picture of how visitors use the website. For example, they help us improve your experience of the website, advise us of the most visited pages and demonstrate how easily visitors can navigate the site.

As a result of using these tools, we can look at trends and improve elements like the navigation of the site to make it easier to find the right content and improve page speed so that you receive it quicker.

We use the following types of cookies:

Category: Necessary

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Cookie name
Provider
Type
Expiry
Description
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary, cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary, viewed_cookie_policy
scotland5gcentre.org
HTTP
24 hours
Used by our cookie compliance plugin to determine what a user has selected within the preferences.

Category: Statistics

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Cookie name
Provider
Type
Expiry
Description
_gat_gtag_UA_153446024_1
Google Analytics
HTTP
1 minute
Used by Google Analytics to track user activity on our website.
_ga
Google Analytics
HTTP
2 years
Used by Google Analytics to track user activity on our website.
_gid
Google Analytics
HTTP
1 day
Used by Google Analytics to track user activity on our website.

Category: Marketing

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third-party advertisers.

Cookie name
Provider
Type
Expiry
Description
__atuvc
Add This
HTTP
13 months
Used by the AddThis.com sharing widget to allow easy sharing of articles on social channels.
__atuvs
Add This
HTTP
1 hour
Used by the AddThis.com sharing widget to allow easy sharing of articles on social channels.

Managing cookies

Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website onto their computer they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.

The following URL describes how that can be done for each major browser: https://www.aboutcookies.org.uk/managing-cookies

If you have any questions regarding the use of cookies, please contact us.