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Cookie Policy

  1. 1 / Introduction
  2. 2 / You consent to using cookies
  3. 3 / You can block cookies
  4. 4 / What happens when you block cookies
  5. 5 / What we do with cookies
  6. 6 / More information

1 Introduction

We use cookies on our Website for identification and analysis purposes. By using the Website you consent to the storing and accessing of cookies on your device.

This cookie policy (“Cookie Policy”) is intended to inform you how Coniston Launch uses “cookies” and similar technologies and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our Website. Please take a moment to read and understand this Cookie Policy. This Cookie Policy should also be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use.

Cookies and similar technologies are very small text documents or pieces of code, which often include an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website or use a mobile application, a computer asks your computer or mobile device for permission to store this file on your computer or mobile device and access information from it. Information gathered through cookies may include the date and time of visits and how you are using our Website.

Cookies are used by Coniston Launch as part of our Website and they are also used by some of our third party partners.

For more details on cookies and similar technologies please visit All About Cookies. For the purposes of the remaining sections of this Cookie Policy we will refer to all technologies using the above features as “cookies”.

2 You consent to Coniston Launch using cookies

By continuing to use our Website you are deemed to consent to our use of the cookies described in this Cookie Policy. If you do not consent to Coniston Launch using cookies then please read the next section.

3 You can block cookies

You can block the use of cookies by activating the relevant settings in your browser or by following the links below. For more information on cookie management and blocking cookies for a wide variety of browsers, visit All About Cookies.

4 What happens when you block cookies

In order to use some parts of our Website you will need to accept cookies. If you choose to withhold consent, or subsequently block cookies, some aspects of our Website may not work properly and you may not be able to access all or part of our Website.

5 What we do with cookies

Strictly Necessary Cookies

We use cookies where they are essential for the operation of the Website, for example to remember that you are signed into a blog to the Website.

Session Cookies

We use cookies to allow the Website to uniquely identify your browsing session on our Website, which allows us to coordinate this information with data from our Website server.


We use “analytics” cookies. These, along with other information, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people using the Website and which features of our Website are most popular.

We use this information to improve the Website. We do not generally store any Information that you provide to us in a cookie.

Social Media

We use cookies to personalise your interaction with social media, such as Twitter, Facebook, Disqus, Tumblr and Google. Such cookies recognise users of those social media sites when you view social media content on our Website. They also allow you to quickly share content across social media, through the use of simple ‘sharing’ buttons.

Our Website also contains features that enable you to use your Facebook, Disqus, Twitter, Google and Tumblr account to sign in and create/maintain an account with us and to enable us to store your content. This involves the use of cookies.

6 More information

The table below sets out more information about the individual cookies used in the Website and the purposes for which they are used.

Cookie TypePurpose
Google Analytics
These cookies enable us to store information such as the time you visit our Website, whether you have visited before and the Website that you visited prior to visiting our Website.

The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the Website from and the pages they visited.

For more information please see Google Analytics Privacy Overview.

You can choose to opt out of Google Analytics.

The _cfduid cookie is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address the visitor is coming from. For example, if the visitor is in a coffee shop where there are a bunch of infected machines, but the visitor's machine is known trusted, then the cookie can override the security setting. It does not correspond to any userid in the web application, nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information.

For more information please see Cloudflare support.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after five years.

Please note that there may be some links or embedded content where cookies have been used by third parties that are not in our control.

Last Updated 23/07/2021

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