Cookie policy

Orchard uses cookies to improve the experience for visitors to our website and has published this cookie policy.

The focus of this policy

Orchard uses cookies (small text files placed on your device) and similar technologies, directly or through third parties, to provide our web services and help collect data. The cookies we use are split into two types, those that are strictly necessary for the site to work (and are set automatically) and web analytics cookies (that require your consent).

Strictly necessary cookies:

  • ASP.NET_SessionId: Is a cookie which is used to identify the users session on the server

Analytics cookies:

  • _ga, _gat, _gid: These are used by google analytics to measure user-interactions on websites
  • cookiePolicyConsent: Used to record if user has consented to google analytics being set

Why do we use cookies?

Orchard uses cookies in order to collect website analytics (e.g. Google Analytics). The information generated about website usage (including your shortened IP address) is transmitted to these web analytics services. This information is used to evaluate visitors’ use of the domain, compile statistical reports on website activity, and provide other services related to the site and internet use activity. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure that users are finding what they need easily.

What can you do with cookies?

If you wish to remove Google Analytics Cookies please click here to remove them. You have a variety of tools to control cookies and similar technologies, including browser controls to block and delete cookies. Please look at your particular browser for instructions on these functions.

You may also wish to refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html.

Your browser settings and other tools to control cookies and similar technologies may impact your experience with our services. More detail on how businesses use cookies is available at www.allaboutcookies.org. If you still have questions on the use of cookies on our site please contact us via our contact us page.

For more information about Google Analytics, or to opt out of Google Analytics, please go to https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Please read our privacy policy for more about how we use your information.