Cookies Policy

UK Plumbing Ltd Cookies Policy

1. What is a cookie policy?

What are cookies?

Like most websites, UK Plumbing websites use cookies to collect information. Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer or other devices (such as smart ‘phones or ‘tablets’) as you browse both of our websites. They are used to ‘remember’ when your computer or device accesses our websites. Cookies are essential for the effective operation of our websites. They are also used to tailor the products and services offered and advertised to you, both on our websites and elsewhere.

Information collected

Some cookies collect information about browsing when you access our websites via the same computer or device. This includes information about pages viewed and your journey around a website. Our cookies don't store sensitive information such as your name, address or any other personal details: they simply hold the 'key' that, once you're signed in, is associated with this information. However, if you'd prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from any of our websites, or other website, you can use your browser to do this.

How are cookies managed?

The cookies stored on your computer or other devices when you access our websites are designed by:

What are cookies used for?

The main purposes for which cookies are used are:

  Name of cookie  Why we use it  Expiry
  Google Universal Analytics - Dressipi
_ga _gat _gid  _ga and _gid are used to distinguish individual users by means of designation of a randomly generated number as client identifier, which allows calculation of visits and sessions. _gat is used to distinguish between the different monitoring objects created in the session._ga Persistent - One year from settings or update. _gat Persistent - Ten minutes from settings or update. _gid Persistent - Twenty four hours from settings or update.
 Further information can be found in Google in 
  For more information on the above click one the following links: Dressipi Privacy Policy Out out of Google Analytics by Dressipi
Google Maps and Google +  
SID, HSID, APISID, SAPISID, SSID, NID AID, CONSENT, OTZ, GAPS, 1P_JAR, ANID, SIDCC OGPCGoogle Maps, Google + download certain Google utilities and can store certain preferences, for example, the number of search results per page or activation of SafeSearch filter, as well as to tailor the advertisements shown in Google search, or ‘Social Sharing’ cookies for the G+1 button for footnote recommendation.AID - Persistent - One year from settings or update.   OTZ - Persistent - One month from settings or update.   NID - Persistent - Six months from settings or update.   All others: - Persistent - Two years from settings or update.
SIDCCSecurity cookie to protect users’ data from unauthorised access.   Google Privacy Policy Opt out of GoogleThe cookie expires 90 days after your last visit to the website.
IDE, DSID, id, _drt_, _sonar, FLCThese are publicity cookies used to improve advertising. Usually used to target publicity according to contents that are relevant for a user, improve performance reports of the campaign and avoid showing advertisements that the user has already seen Further information on Doubleclick cookies in - Persistent - One year and seven months from settings or update.   _sonar - Persistent - One year from setting or update.   FLC - Persistent - Nine months from settings or update.   DSID – Persistent - 10 days from settings or update.   id, _drt_ - Persistent - Two years from settings or update