Cookies Policy


About cookies

Cookies are information packets 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 The Walk In Shower Site

The Walk In Shower Site does not use cookies. However:

  1. As detailed in the Privacy Policy, The Walk In Shower Site uses web site analytics software. This software generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to The Walk In Shower Site is used to create reports about the use of the website. Statcounter, Google, and/or others, will store and use this information. For more information, please see: Google’s Advertising and Privacy Page and Statcounter’s Privacy Policy.
  2. The Walk In Shower Site publishes Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on this website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests. To determine your interests, Google will track your behavior across the web using cookies, specifically, the DoubleClick DART cookie. When you visit an AdSense publisher’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on your browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help AdSense publishers better serve and manage the ads on their site(s) and across the web.

Opting out of cookies

  1. You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.
  2. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Ads Preferences Manager.
  3. You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: Google Advertising and Privacy.

However, these opt-out mechanisms use a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: Advertising Cookie Opt-out Plugin.

Refusing cookies through your browser

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.

  1. In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
  2. In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

Please note: blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.


This cookies policy is based on a Freenetlaw template supplied by Publishing Contracts Policy updated December 2010.