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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

At Luton & Dunstable University Hospital we make use of cookies to help manage our website, make our website easier to use and support the provision of relevant information and functionality. This is done to improve your visitor experience, as well as provide us with information about how our website is used so that we can make sure it is as relevant and as error free as we can make the site By using our website you agree to the use of cookies as described in this Cookie Policy.

Cookies set across our website, can be in the form of session cookies (lasting only as long as your visit to our website) or persistent cookies, and may use different technologies, such as JavaScript or Flash. You can choose to manage the cookies we use on our website through your internet browser settings at any time. Certain cookies may be set as soon as you visit our website, but you can remove them using your internet browser settings.

If you have any further questions, require further clarification around our use of cookies or wish to discuss how we are embracing online privacy, please contact us. 

The Cookies We Us- 
Name of Cookie  Type of Cookie  Reason for Cookie  Description 
_UTMZ 1st /Persistent Analytics  Extracts the following information- where the visitor came from,
what search engine they used, what link they clicked on, what
keyword they used and where in the world they accessed a
website. 
_UTMA 1st /Persistent Analytics  Keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit and last visits were 
_UTMC  1st /Persistent  Analytics  Works with UTMB_ to determine how long the visitor spends on
the site
_UTMB 1st /Persistent Analytics  Works with UTMC_ to determine how long the visitor spends on
the site 


Managing Cookies: – Disabling
Internet Explorer 
Google Chrome 
Firefox 
Safari

Mobiles: – Disabling
Android 
Safari 
Windows Phone 
Blackberry

What happens if you disable cookies from our site?

Preventing cookies is likely to impact the functionality or performance of our website and could stop you from using certain services provided through it. If you choose to disable cookies, we cannot guarantee how the operation of our website will perform during your visit. It will also affect our ability to improve our website, making changes to user preferences.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone or other device used to access the internet, whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise the device you are using. We use cookies for a variety of reasons, such as to determine preferences, let users navigate between pages efficiently, verify the user and other functions More information about cookies can be found on allaboutcookies.org