Cookies that measure website use (statistics)
We use Google Analytics cookies to collect information about how you use hdft.nhs.uk. You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies by installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. You can read Google’s overview of data practices within Google Analytics. Our Privacy Notice has more information about the data we collect using Google Analytics cookies and information we receive from other digital services. We use the following Google Analytics cookies on hdft.nhs.uk:
|_ga_<unique id>||These help us count how many people visit hdft.nhs.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before||1 year|
|_ga||These help us count how many people visit hdft.nhs.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before||2 years|
SearchWP is used by our site search engine “SearchWP” to track common search terms and help improve how we optimise the site.
|swpext86386||This cookie is used by SearchWP Metrics to track clicks within the search results.||1 week|
Cookies set by other websites (marketing)
Some of our pages may contain content from other sites, like YouTube or Vimeo, which may set their own cookies. These sites are sometimes called ‘third party’ services. This tells us how many people are seeing the content and whether it’s useful.
In addition, if you share a link to an HDFT page, the service you share it on (for example, Facebook) may set a cookie. We have no control over cookies set on other websites – you can turn them off, but not through us.
We use YouTube to show videos on some hdft.nhs.uk pages. YouTube sets cookies when you visit one of these pages.
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Used by YouTube to count the views of embedded videos and provide bandwidth usage statistics||6 months|
|GPS||Stores location data of the current user based on geographical GPS location||session|
|YSC||Used by YouTube to prevent spam, fraud and abuse. The YSC cookie ensured that requests to YouTube and Google are being made by the user, and not by other sites.||session|
|PREF||YouTube uses the ‘PREF’ cookie to store information such as your preferred page configuration and playback preferences like explicit autoplay choices, shuffle content, and player size. For YouTube Music, these preferences include volume, repeat mode, and autoplay||8 months|
We embed videos from our official Vimeo channel. When you press play Vimeo will drop third party cookies to enable the the video to play and to collect analytics data such as how long a viewer has watched the video. These cookies do not track individuals.
|__utm_player||Used by embedded Vimeo videos to monitor analytical data regarding the player performance.||10 minutes|
|vuid||Used by Vimeo to store a users usage history with relation to Vimeo embedded videos played by the user on this website.||2 years|
In the locations area of our website. Google Maps is installed so that the user can successfully get directions to one of our locations. Google Maps will use your IP address in order to determine your current location.
Strictly necessary cookies (functional)
You may see a banner when you visit hdft.nhs.uk inviting you to accept cookies or review your settings. We’ll set cookies so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and not to show it again, and also to store your settings.
|cmplz_banner-status||Used by the Complianz cookie consent system to store if the cookie banner has been dismissed||1 year|
|cmplz_marketing||Used by the Complianz cookie consent system to store user preferences||1 year|
Google reCAPTCHA cookies
|rc::c||We use Google reCAPTCHA on this site to make sure that information (for example, in forms) is entered by a human and not by automated software.||session|
|rc::b||We use Google reCAPTCHA on this site to make sure that information (for example, in forms) is entered by a human and not by automated software.||session|
|rc::a||We use Google reCAPTCHA on this site to make sure that information (for example, in forms) is entered by a human and not by automated software.||persistent|
Other essential cookies
Essential cookies keep your information secure while you use our website. We do not need to ask permission to use them.
|wpe-auth||Used to store logged in user status||session|
|wp_lang||Used by WordPress to store the users language preferences||session|
|wp_data_user_*||Used by WordPress to provide administrative functionality||various|