To comply with European Union cookie law, this page serves to briefly inform users of how and why Lottery.co.uk is using cookie technology to collect information about its visitors.
What is a Cookie?
Cookies are small pieces of information temporarily stored on your computer's hard drive or memory. These cookies can then help to personalise content you might find more useful, and can also record the pages you visit and the time you spend on each page. The cookies used on this site do not contain personally identifiable information and are only used to improve your experience when browsing the website.
Here is a brief list of the cookies used and their purpose:
- Analytics - To collect statistics such as the time you accessed the website, whether or not you have visited this site in the past and sometimes the website you visited prior to this website.
- Personalisation - Tailoring the website based on how you interact with it so you are presented with more relevant and useful content.
- Social Media - These types of cookies are set by social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube and recognise which visitors use social media sites when viewing content on the website. They allow users to easily share content to social networks via the use of share buttons.
- ASP Session ID - This is a temporary cookie that contains a randomly generated anonymous identifier and expires at the end of your visit to the website.
The majority of cookies will expire within 30 days, but the Analytics cookies may remain for longer.
What if you don't want to accept cookies?
When you visit a website, that website will ask your computer for permission to temporarily store a cookie on your computer. You can choose to delete cookies from your browsing history at any time by using the options provided in your web browser. You also have the option to disable cookies altogether, but it is worth noting that if you do so you might not be able to access all or parts of the website.