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Cookie Policy


Updated on 24 May 2018

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website. It also allows us to improve our website. By continuing to browse the website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

In this document you will find information on what cookies are used in this website and how to reject or delete those cookies if you wish.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.

You can find more information about cookies by visiting: or

How The Book of Man Uses Cookies

Cookies allow The Book of Man to recognise devices and track how our visitors use We use cookies that are essential for you to navigate or provide you with basic website features. Data collected from some cookies helps us enhance the performance of and offer you a better user experience. We will not use any of this data to identify you personally, it is used only to monitor and improve

There are several types of cookies that are used to keep track of information needed by a website user as they travel from page to page within a website.

Cookies on The Book of Man Sites

First-party cookies

The domain specified in the cookie relates to the cookie’s owner (the “party”), who has set the cookie. cookies will have domain specified in a cookie. These are first-party cookies. sets a number of cookies. These are used to analyse visitors’ browsing of for future improvements and to provide certain useful functions. The data is not used to identify individual users.

Third-party cookies

Cookies can be used to track internet activity after the user has left a website. These are normally facilitated by organisations external to the website being visited and are generally known as ‘third-party’ cookies. They usually have a long lifetime with several months being quite common. They are ‘harvested’ and ‘refreshed’ whenever the user visits a page where the same or a similar cookie is being used. A third-party cookie is set when you visit a website but the domain named in the cookie sent to your computer is not the same as the website.

Embedded Content

We sometimes need to embed media content from third party websites. For example video content from websites such as YouTube. As a result, when you visit a page with content from sites like these, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control these so you should check the relevant third party website for more information.

Share Tools

If you share information on this website with friends through social networks e.g. Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest you may be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control these cookies so please check the relevant third party website for more information.

How do I change my cookie settings?

Internet browsers normally accept cookies by default, but most allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit or

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

Google Chrome

Microsoft Edge

Mozilla Firefox

Microsoft Internet Explorer


Apple Safari

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit