Cookie Policy

Northern Ireland Amateur Astronomy Society COOKIES POLICY
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About cookies
This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to NIAAS’s use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.
Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on our website

NIAAS uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:
One first party session cookie that is set by the site itself and can only be read by the site. This helps with the site functionality.
If the member login is activated a persistent cookie is used to remember the login details the next time they visit the site.

[Other] third party cookies

When you use this website, you may also be sent the following third party cookies, which may be used for the following purposes:
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Refusing cookies

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