Cookies Policy

We use cookies on By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to the use of cookies. Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how our third-parties may use cookies and your choices regarding cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of text which includes a unique identifier located in browser directories. They are used by web developers to help users navigate websites efficiently. Cookies are created when a user’s browser loads a website. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows our website or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit to our website easier. Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies.

How Berkshire Hockey Association uses cookies

When you use and access our website, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser. We use cookies to enable certain functions of the website, to provide analytics, and to store your preferences. We use both session and persistent cookies on the website and we use different types of cookies to run the website.

What cookies do we use and why?

a)Google Analytics ( __utma, __utmb, __utmc,  __utmt, __utmz)

To provide statistics, eg audience size and understand how people engage with and use our site. The cookies do not contain any personal information.

The reports generated by Google Analytics contain aggregated, anonymous information. For example, number of site visits, but not identifying who visited our site. Google Analytics cookies do not expire – they last until cookies are deleted. For more information

b)Twitter Feed (u_cn, guest_id, personalization_id, syndication_guest_id, tfw_exp)

We use Twitter to provide the “Twitter Feed” displayed on our website. These cookies are set due to Twitter integration and sharing capabilities built into that feed. For more information see Twitter’s privacy information

c)Session Cookie ( 575be75c02f7c8d64554c6f53b53c54b)

Our site uses a session cookie to remember user preferences and login details whilst a user uses our site. This cookie is deleted when the user closes their browser.

Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties’ cookies to report usage statistics. We also have links to other third- party websites such as England Hockey and Hockey Clubs within Berkshire. They will operate their own cookie policy, details of which can be found on their website.

What are your choices regarding cookies?

If you would like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please refer to the help pages of your web browser. Please note however, that if cookies are deleted or refused, you may not be able to view all of the features we offer, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Berkshire Hockey Association

26th April 2018