Cookies

When you navigate the internet, small text files known as cookies are placed on your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Cookies cannot be used to identify you personally.  Each website can only access cookies stored by that specific website, meaning that only the London Legacy Development Corporation can access the cookies set by queenelizabetholympicpark.co.uk domains.  

Cookies improve website performance by:

• Enabling a service to recognise your device so that you don’t have to re-enter the same information multiple times. 

• Measuring how many people are using services to ensure the speed of access is maintained

• Our cookies aren’t used to identify you personally. They’re just here to make the website work better for you. Indeed, you can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish.

You can find out more information about cookies at allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu

Cookies used include:

1. Session cookies – these are temporary cookies that remain in the internet browser’s folder of your computer until you close the browser.  Our website uses a session cookie which is stored in your browser until you close it to ensure connections to our servers are distributed evenly to provide optimal performance. Once the browser is closed, the cookie is no longer valid

2. Persistent/Permanent cookies – these remain in the internet browser’s folder of your computer for longer than the time you are visiting this website. We need to use a cookie to remember your refusal of our use of cookies. This cookie does not store any other information and is not used for any other purposes. If you delete your browsing history including cookies you will delete this cookie and will therefore need to readjust your browser setting again.

3. Performance cookies – Our website uses Google Analytics cookies (third party cookie) for the following purposes:
    • a cookie to record the time of your first visit to website, the time of your most recent visit to the website and the time of your current visit;
    • a cookie to record how long you stayed on the website;
    • a cookie to record how you located our website (i.e. Google search, keyword, link from other page etc).

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. This information helps us to compile trends and analysis to help us continually improve the website user experience. This information is combined with data from thousands of other users to create an overall picture of website use, and is never identified individually or personally and is not linked to any other information we store about you. User data is anonymous.  

You can read more about Google’s position on privacy of analytics here

Third-Party Cookies
We aim to make queenelizabetholympicpark.co.uk as informative as possible and, as such, some webpages may have features from other websites such as YouTube and Vacancy Filler. Browsing the queenelizabetholympicpark.co.uk website may place cookies from such third party websites on your device. We have no control over these cookies so it is not always possible to list them. 

To prevent cookies being set, you may wish to install the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-On (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout). 

If you have any questions about this cookies policy please contact dataprotection@londonlegacy.co.uk
or write to 

London Legacy Development Corporation
Level 10, 1 Stratford Place
Montfichet Road
London E20 1EJ