Use of Cookies on our Website (‘Source Climate Change Coffee’)

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer, tablet or mobile if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer, tablet or mobile hard drive.Our Site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the Site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Site and also allows us to improve our Site. They also allow us to monitor website traffic, to identify you when you visit our Site, to personalise the content of our Site for you and to enable you to both carry out transactions and have access to information about your account.Cookies are read only by the server that placed them, and are unable to execute any code or virus.

Types of Cookies we use

You can find more information about the types of cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
CookieTypeDurationDescription
‘comment’ followed
by one of the
following suffixes
_author
_author_email
_author_url
WordpressOne year from when they are setWe use the WordPress platform for our blogs. When you comment on a blog post, WordPress will put some cookies on your machine that record the information you type in when you leave your comment. This means that you don't have to retype your details if you want to leave another comment.Remembers your details when you comment on blogs hosted at blogs.reading.ac.uk. For more information please see the WordPress Cookies page.
viewed_cookie_policyEU Cookie PolicyOne yearKeeps track of whether you have dismissed the cookie policy banner.
wc_session_cookie_{session}WordpressTwo daysThis cookie is used by wordpress to keep you logged in.
wordpress_{something}WordpressSessionAny cookie preceded by wordpress_ is used for the internal workings of wordpress.
wp-settings-{setting}WordpressOne yearWordpress stores settings about your current session such as time.
_utmaGoogle AnalyticsTwo years from when it is setThese cookies store anonymous data on your visit to the Source Climate Change Coffee website.
_utmbGoogle Analytics30 minutes after your last activity on the siteThese cookies store anonymous data on your visit to the Source Climate Change Coffee website.
_utmcGoogle AnalyticsDeleted when you close your browserThese cookies store anonymous data on your visit to the Source Climate Change Coffee website.
_utmzGoogle AnalyticsSix months from when it is setThese cookies store anonymous data on your visit to the Source Climate Change Coffee website.