What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer, phone or other device by websites you visit. They are used to personalise content and digital advertising, provide social media features, analyse traffic and make a user’s experience more efficient.
The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Cookies do not store or collect sensitive information about you such as your name but will instead collect information related to, the devices you use to access the internet, your preferred browser and your browsing history.
How do I control my cookies?
It is possible to turn off cookies in your browser. You will need to check the help section of your browser to find out how. Please be aware that if you turn off all cookies, your experience on our website will be impacted, some of the functionality will be reduced and your overall experience will be poorer. For more detailed information about how cookies work, please visit https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/.
A brief description of what categories our cookies fall under are described below.
What cookies do we use?
Necessary cookies are required to enable core site functionality and are automatically enabled when you use the site. They help make a website usable by enabling basic functions, such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website.
Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, such as your preferred language or the region that you are in.
Statistics cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact and use our site. They allow us to improve website performance and/or customise its features to deliver a better user experience.
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. These cookies are set by us and carefully selected third parties to better inform the Big C about your browsing habits, so you can be provided with advertising that is relevant to you.
Please note: All data collected by third party cookies is anonymous and will never contain sensitive information, such as your name, address, telephone number and email address.
The Big C will never disclose your personal details to third parties without your permission.