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What is a “cookie”
Cookies are small pieces of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information from the browser. You can find out more about the way cookies work on www.allaboutcookies.org.
Our Website has been built using WordPress which places the ‘session cookie’ PHPSESSID on your computer when you arrive on our Website.
The PHPSESSID cookie is a random string of numbers and letters which is deleted when you close your web browser.
What does it do? As you move around our Website, this session cookie tells our Website that you are the same person visiting the pages and are not a new visitor. The cookie does not identify you personally and we do not link it to any other information we may hold about you.
We use Google Analytics to analyse how people arrive at our Website, how they move around it, etc. Google Analytics helps us understand what portions of our Website are of interest to people and how we may be able to improve our Website. Google Analytics uses a number of different cookies which are retained for different periods of time.
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Information about us
Our Website is operated by Karen Robinson, trading as Shefford Osteopathic Clinic.
Ms Robinson is a member of the Institute of Osteopathy and is registered with the General Osteopathic Council.