London Elects saves a piece of text - a cookie - on your computer's hard disk so that it can remember who you are.
A cookie will typically contain the name of the website from which the cookie has come, the lifetime of the cookie and its name. It does not give us access to the rest of your computer and only the site that created the cookie can read it.
We use the following types of cookie:
- session cookies: to ensure you are recognised when you move from page to page within our site and that any information you enter is remembered
- persistent cookies: to recognise you as a unique visitor to our website so that we can tailor content to match your interests
How to manage cookies
You can control cookies through your web browser, just click on browser settings edit the options available. If you’d like to learn more about cookies, including how they have been set and how to manage them, visit All About Cookies.
We embed videos from our YouTube channel, therefore, due to YouTube's privacy-enhanced policy you may find that cookies are set on your computer once you have clicked to play the videos. However YouTube doesn't store personally-identifiable cookie information relating to playbacks of embedded videos when using their privacy-enhanced mode. You can find out more at YouTube Help.