Cookies are pieces of data that are often created when you visit
a website, and which are stored in the cookie directory of your
computer. A number of cookies are created when you visit the
The cookies do not contain any personal information about you,
and they cannot be used to identify an individual user.
You can set your browser not to accept cookies. If you do not
know how to do this, contact us, giving details on the type of
browser you are using, and we will do our best to help. Please note
that if you do set your browser not to accept cookies many of the
enhanced features may not work correctly.
To delete cookies or reject cookies
We recommend you allow the cookies we set by this web site as
they help us to provide you with a better service.
If you do not want to receive cookies from this website:-
- Select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your
- Add our domain (www.worcestershire.gov.uk) to the list of
websites you do not want to accept cookies from
- Under settings you can also delete individual cookies or any
cookies that your browser has stored
You can find more information on how to delete and control
there may be functionality on various web sites that does not
Cookies used on worcestershire.gov.uk
- Domain: siteimprove.com
- Purpose: Worcestershire County Council uses
Siteimprove Analytics to gather information about how you use
our site. Google set a cookie so we can see which pages people
have landed on and how they have navigated through the site.
This data enables us to understand:
- Which pages people visit on the site
- Which internet browsers are being used
- What is popular
- Which interactive tools are used
- For more information visit Siteimprove
- Domain: socitm.net
- We use a Socitm survey to ask visitors their opinion of our
site. Socitm set a cookie to make sure that you are not asked
to complete the survey every time you visit the site
- Domain: maps.google.com
- Purpose: some Google maps are embedded on
and to provide web analytics in terms of the number of times
a map has been viewed and/or shared.
- For further information, read Google Privacy
- Domain: youtube.com
- Purpose: some YouTube videos are embedded on
worcestershire.gov.uk. A YouTube cookie is used to provide web
analytics in terms of the number of times a video has been watched
- For further information, read Privacy at
- Domain: twitter.com
- We embed some Twitter feeds on our pages. Twitter then use
cookies to determine who follows the various links contained
in these embedded feeds.
- Domain: Facebook.com
- We embed some Facebook feeds on our pages. Facebook then
links contained in these embedded feeds.
- For further information read the Facebook’s Privacy
This page was last reviewed 17 September 2012 at 13:05.
The page is next due for review 16 March 2014.