Cookie Policy

Cookies

oak.co.uk puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.

We use these cookies to:

  • Measure how you use the site so it can be improved based on your needs
  • Remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again

We don't use cookies to identify you personally.

Cookies used by Us

oak.co.uk uses Google Analytics to collect anonymous usage statistics about our website. This data is used to help us make improvements for the benefit of our users.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • The pages you visit - how long you spend on each page
  • How you got to the site
  • What you click on while you’re visiting

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Name Purpose Expires
_utma Determines the number of unique visitors to the site 2 years
_utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our site 30 minutes
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz This provides information about how you reached the site (eg from another website or a search engine) 6 months

Google have made a tool available if you wish to opt out.

Cookie compliance message:

You may see a notification message when you visit oak.co.uk. If you click on 'Ok, hide this', we’ll store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and knows not to show it again.

Name Purpose Expires
ok_cookie_message Saves a message to let us know that you have seen our cookie message 30 days

Futher Information

By accessing oak.co.uk you agree to our use of cookies. If you do not wish to accept cookies, you may either stop using the site or delete and block all cookies from the site, but parts of the site may not work. To find out more about cookies, how to delete them and what cookies might be stored on your device, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.