How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file that asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive or browser. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie can store data relating to your online activity.

Some cookies are essential to the performance and functioning of a website – banking websites, for example, use cookies to record your online banking activity.

Other cookies, considered ‘non-essential’, are used for things like experience enrichment, analytics and targeted advertising.

UK Locations uses ‘non-essential’ cookies to enhance your experience – e.g., showing you the last few locations you looked at so it’s easier for you to find them again.

We also use cookies to gather aggregate data, which helps us to understand how our website is being used and the ways in which it can be improved.

On occasion, we may share this information with service providers who support our business. This can include creative and digital agencies that assist with our marketing campaigns, as well as insights and analytics companies that specialise in data profiling and segmentation.

Data gathered using cookies is also shared with Microsoft Clarity, to help us understand how you use and interact with our website so that we can improve the user experience and track user engagement. For more information about how Microsoft collects and uses your data, visit the Microsoft Privacy Statement.

Rest assured that the cookies we use do not give us access to your computer or any specific information about you.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer, although this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

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