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Cookies Notice

This Cookies Notice provides information about the types of cookies and how we use them on our website,, and how you can exercise your choices about the use of cookies. If you do not accept our use of cookies please disable them following our guidance below.

This Cookies Notice is intended to be read alongside Travalyst’s Privacy Notice.

Sections of this policy

  • What are cookies and how do they work?
  • Types of cookies and how we use them
  • Website cookie acceptance
  • How to manage and delete cookies
  • Changes to this Notice

What are cookies and how do they work?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer, laptop and/or mobile device, that contain details of your browsing history on the website and distinguish you from other users. They include technologies such as scripts, tags, web beacons and pixels. Cookies are widely used and help to provide you with relevant and personalised content and advertising, and help make websites work more efficiently. Your browser sends cookies back to the website every time you visit, so it can recognise you and can tailor what you see on the screen.

You can read more about cookies at

Types of cookies and how we use them

Information supplied by cookies helps us build a picture of how people interact with the website, and how we can improve it. Types of cookies we use include:

  • Essential/strictly necessary cookies – some cookies are essential so you can move around the website(s) and use its features, including for example account login and saving incomplete webforms. These cookies don’t gather information about you that could be used for marketing or to remember where you’ve been on the internet.
  • Functionality cookies – these remember choices you make to improve your online experience, such as recently viewed pages, and enabling social media components, like Facebook and Twitter.
  • Performance cookies (for analytics) – these cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. They keep track of what pages and links are popular and are performing well so we can make improvements and measure the effectiveness of our marketing communications
  • Third party cookies – our pages use social network tools, such as Twitter and Facebook, and third parties such as YouTube. We set cookies on our website(s) on its behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing. These cookies may collect information about your online behaviour, such as your IP address and the website you arrived from. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please refer to their individual privacy policies.

The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why.

Name of cookieOwnerPurposeTypeDuration
wordpress_logged_in_*WordPressLogin & IdentificationEssentialpersistent
wordpress_test_cookieWordPressCheck cookies enabled in browserEssentialsession

Website cookie acceptance

By clicking accept when you first visit the website you consent to our use of cookies. In particular, you consent to cookies being stored on your computer and/or mobile device (unless rejected or disabled by your browser).

How to manage and delete cookies

If you wish to restrict, block or delete cookies which are set by our website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. Visit for comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our websites.

Changes to this Notice

We may update our use of cookies from time to time and consequently we may update this Notice. We therefore recommend that you check this Notice regularly. Where necessary we may also notify you of changes to this Notice by email.

Contact us (including complaints)

If you have any questions or concerns (including complaints) about this Notice or about the way in which your personal information is being used please let us know by contacting us in the following ways:

by email: [email protected]

In each instance, please ask for or address your communication to Data Protection Lead.

You are entitled to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office, the UK regulatory authority for data privacy ( We are always grateful for the opportunity to resolve your concerns before you approach the ICO, so would appreciate it if you could contact us first.

This Notice was last updated on 7th November 2022.