A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers downloaded on to a computer device when the user accesses certain websites. Cookies allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
HSSC uses a Session cookie to keep track of where you are in our website. This is deleted when you leave our site. Additional cookies are also used when you log into the site, or leave a comment on a news post. This is used so that the next time you log in or post, we know you have done so before.
We also use Google Analytics to provide anonymised, aggregated data on how our website is used.
This information does not include any information which could identify an individual personally.