Cookies are small text files which contain certain information which is placed on your electronic device (mobile or computer) whenever you visit the website. These are then sent back to the website on each subsequent visit for numerous reasons. For instance, cookies could remember your actions and preferences (such as login details, language, display preferences), they could help you browse the website more efficiently, and they could help to improve your experience while using the website.
We can classify the cookies we use into two separate categories: those which are necessary for the functionality of the website; and those which we collect to analyse your activity to improve the way in which the website works. The table below provides a brief explanation of the types of cookies that we collect, what the source of the cookies is, why we use the cookie, how long we retain the cookie, and whether the cookie is necessary for the website’s functionality or not:
|Name of cookie/type||Source||Expiry/Retention period of cookie||Purpose of cookie||Is cookie necessary for the website's functionality||How can cookie be blocked|
|Session cookie||Backend session management system||7 days||Session management||Not for public website, although login functionality will not work without it||Using browser functionality|
Where, in the above table, we state that cookies cannot be blocked, we are not excluding the possibility of you blocking cookies through your browser settings. However, if you do block cookies directly through your browser, you may lose some of the website’s functionality, which will be necessary for your gaming experience. For further information on cookies, including how you can see what cookies have been set on your devices, as well as information on how to manage and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.