When we provide services we want to make them easy, useful and reliable. These services are delivered on the internet, which sometimes involves placing small amounts of information as files on your computer, mobile phone or other device. These small files are known as cookies. Cookies cannot be used to identify you personally the information from them is used to improve services for you through:
HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES
You can manage these small files and learn more about them from the article Internet Browser cookies- what they are and how to manage them.
Learn how to remove cookies set on your device
There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using our website:
FIRST PARTY COOKIES
NAME PURPOSE TYPICAL CONTENT EXPIRES
Enables the server to recognise the user in their current browsing session.
Used to temporarily store non-sensitive data.
When the browsing session ends.
Used to remember the user's style preference.
Standard View, Print View, High Visibility
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
We use suppliers who may also set cookies on their websites’ on its behalf. The Newcastle School for Boys website does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.
PROVIDER NAME PURPOSE MORE INFO
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Enables the share count to update when a page is shared.
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HOW TO CONTROL AND DELETE COOKIES
However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘Help’ function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your machine as well as more general information about cookies.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our website.
If you wish to view your cookie code, just click on a cookie to open it. You’ll see a short string of text and numbers. The numbers are your identification card, which can only be seen by the server that gave you the cookie. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual. To opt-out of third-parties collecting any data regarding your interaction on our website, please refer to their websites for further information.