Use of cookies by this site

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The tables below explains the cookies we use and why.

First Party Cookies
Type Name Purpose Essential
Session wordpress_test_cookie
These cookies are set and required by the Greatwell Homes CMS.  They are used purely for authenticating users and for administration setting of authenticated users.  They hold no personal or identifiable data for customers. Yes
Session wordpress_logged_in_* Used to determine whether a user is logged in or not. Yes
Third Party Cookies
Set by Name Purpose Essential
Google Analytics _utma
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our websites. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
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You can set your computer, smartphone or tablet to refuse cookies either completely or for specific websites that you define.  However, we must forewarn users thinking of refusing all cookies, that in doing so, you may experience inconsistencies and poor functionality when using our website.  Based on this reason alone, we do not advise the refusal of essential cookies when using and browsing our website.

Should you wish to change your cookie settings; you can typically do so by navigation to the options/preferences for your browser.  Before making any changes, we strongly advise that you fully understand how to use these features by selecting the appropriate help option.

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