Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto a device (e.g. a computer or smartphone) when a user (visitor) accesses a website. It allows the website to recognise that user’s device and store some information about the user’s preferences or actions.

What cookies do we use?

The only cookies used by the Bridgwater Cycling Club website are used for analysis of how visitors use our website. This includes information such as which pages are most popular and the type of device/browser used (e.g. android, iphone, chrome). This helps us improve the effectiveness of our website. Data collection and reporting is provided by Google Analytics. Continued use of our website indicates your acceptance and agreement to the use of Google Analytics cookies.

The cookies used by Google Analytics are described in the following table:

Cookie Title Description
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Google Analytics These cookies are used to store information, such as what time your current visit occurred, whether you have been to the site before, and what site referred you to the web page.

These cookies contain no personally identifiable information but they will use your computer’s IP address to know from where in the world you are accessing the Internet.

Google stores the information collected by these cookies on servers in the United States. Google may transfer this information to third-parties where required to do so by law, or where such third-parties process the information on Google’s behalf.