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Cookies

1. How to control and delete cookies

CitySport only collects personal information if you submit a form. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by CitySport websites, or any other websites, this can be done through your browser settings. The Help function in your browser will tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org. This website has comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Please be aware that restricting cookies will impact on the functionality of the CitySport and City, University of London websites.

CitySport uses a number of suppliers who also set cookies on the Institution's websites on our behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see below.

2. Analytics and sharing cookies

CitySport sometimes embeds content from websites such as YouTube within its sites. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. CitySport does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that CitySport website now carry embedded 'like' or 'share' buttons to enable users of the site to easily share pages with their friends through a number of popular social networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. CitySport does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

CitySport also uses Google Analytics to anonymously track and analyse users and user behaviour. These services require the use of cookies:

Category: Necessary (1)
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
Cookie Name Provider Type Expiry Purpose
bigipserver# s1.city.ac.uk HTTP Cookie Session Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times.
Category: Preferences (1)
Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
Cookie Name Provider Type Expiry Purpose
nid google.com HTTP Cookie 6 months Tracking cookie from Google that is used to protect users from known malicious sites.
Category: Marketing (6)
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
Cookie Name Provider Type Expiry Purpose
pref youtube.com HTTP Cookie 8 months Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites.
visitor_info1_live youtube.com HTTP Cookie 8 months Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.
ysc youtube.com HTTP Cookie Session Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.
yt-remote-connected-devices youtube.com HTML Local Storage Persistent Unclassified
yt-remote-device-id youtube.com HTML Local Storage Persistent Unclassified
yt-remote-online-screens youtube.com HTML Local Storage Persistent Unclassified