What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by a website when you visit it. They are stored in the cookies directory of your computer. Each cookie has a unique identification number, and each time you return to the website the cookie is from it allows the website to recognise your computer.
Cookies have lots of different uses. They are used by websites to make content work better and more efficiently by:
- supporting content like video and interactive elements.
- remembering your site settings and accessibility preferences.
- allowing you to log in and manage email and postal preferences.
They are also used to provide information to the owners of the website site about how you are using the site. For example what device you are using to visit the website, what you are looking at on the site and what browser you are using.
The cookies we use
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
These cookies are used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on mstrust.org.uk. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.We have a pop up appearing on the mstrust.org.uk website, if users select find out more or dismiss the cookie will persist for 60 days so they do not see the pop up again in that time. If they select not now the cookie will expire after five days.
|Universal Analytics (Google)||
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The information we receive is aggregated data and there is no personally identifiable information is sent to Google or is held by us during the process. You have the right to opt-out of the features.
We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.
MS Trust has a page on Facebook and we link to our Facebook page within our homepage. We also use Facebook for serving ads targeted to your interests.Read more at Facebooks cookies policy page.
|Google Adwords||Google Adwords conversion cookies let us track significant events like completed donations & event sign ups. We can then use this information to optimise our Google Adwords campaigns effectively.|
|Google Dynamic Remarketing||Dynamic remarketing cookies let us show previous visitors ads that contain information from pages they have viewed on our website.|
|Google DoubleClick||Google's DoubleClick products provide ad management and ad serving solutions to companies that buy, create or sell online advertising.|
|A detailed list of our third party cookie providers||Google+ Platform, Google AJAX Search, Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics, Google adwords conversion, Google dynamic remarketing, Twitter button, Twitter syndication, Twitter universal pixel, Facebook Social Plugins, Facebook Connect, Facebook social graph, Facebook custom audience, Doubleclick, Doubleclick Floodlight, Hotjar, AddThis|
Changes to this policy
We may change our Cookies policy from time to time so please check back periodically.
This policy was last updated June 2020.