Cookies - What they are?

We use cookies on our websites to distinguish you from other users of our websites. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our websites and also allows us to improve our sites.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preferences or what's in your shopping basket.

 

What cookies are used on our websites?

 

Our websites use the following types of cookies:

 

Strictly necessary cookies.

These cookies are required for the operation of our website. They are essential in order to enable you to move around our website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the site. Without these cookies services you have asked for, like electronic shopping baskets, cannot be provided.

 

Analytical/performance cookies.

These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.  These cookies don't collect information that identified individual visitors.  All information collected is aggregated and therefore anonymous and is only used to improve how our website works.

 

Functionality cookies.

These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website. They allow our website to remember choices you made (such as your user name) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.  These cookies do not track your browsing activity on other websites. 

 

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the attached document below:

Cookies used by NEC Group websites
Website Cookie Name Cookie Description Cookie Purpose
www.amadeusfood.co.uk Google Website Analytics (Analytical Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google"
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
www.amplify.co.uk Google Website Analytics
(Analytical Cookie) 
"These cookies enable Google Analytics and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  ASPSession Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
  Test Cookie Browser identification This cookie allows us to see whether your browser supports and identifies cookies.
www.b1blooms.co.uk ASP.NET Session Analytical Cookie (Analytical Cookie) This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
  Google Website Analytics (Analytical Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
www.lgarena.co.uk Google & WT_FPC Website Analytics - Google & Webtrends
(Analytical Cookie) 
"These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
  ASPSession Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
  splash "Improves user Experience, to prevent repetitive popup display (Functionality Cookie)" This cookie allows us to recognise you so we don't keep showing you the same information over and over again.
www.necgroup.co.uk Google Website Analytics - Google & Webtrends (Analytical Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  necgroupcolour Colour of site - expires at session end. (Functionality Cookie) This cookie ensures you have a consistent experience across all pages of the website.
www.necgroupinternational.com Google Website Analytics (Analytical Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
www.theicc.co.uk Google Website Analytics (Analytical Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
  Jsession Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
www.thenec.co.uk Google & WT_FPC Website Analytics - Google & Webtrends (Analytics Cookies) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
  ASPSession Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
  splash "Improves user experience, to prevent repetitive popup display (Functionality Cookie)" This cookie allows us to recognise you so we don't keep showing you the same information over and over again.
www.thenia.co.uk Google & WT_FPC Website Analytics - Google & Webtrends
(Analytical Cookie) 
"These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  ASPSesson Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
  splash "Improves user Experience, to prevent repetitive popup display (Functionality Cookie)" This cookie allows us to recognise you so we don't keep showing you the same information over and over again.
www.theticketfactory.com Google Website Analytics
(Analytical Cookie) 
"These cookies enable Google Analytics and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  ASPSession Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.
  Test Cookie Browser identification This cookie allows us to see whether your browser supports and identifies cookies.
www.ttfestivals.com Google Website Analytics (Analytical Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
www.thevoxcentre.co.uk Google Website Analytics (Analyticial Cookie) "These cookies enable Google Analytics and Webtrends and help us analyse basic visitor information such as visitor numbers, pages viewed, browser type and response to marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and your experience. This information is confidential to NEC Group and Google."
  NSC_* Netscaler (Strictly Necessary Cookie) This cookie ensures the website works and is essential to each user visit visit and is the underlying mechanism that enables our site to perform tasks such as remembering what is in your shopping basket when you purchase goods on our site.
  ASPSession Analytical Cookie This cookie allows us to see how you use our website each time you visit. It also expires every time you leave the site and allows us to improve the online service we provider to all our visitors.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

 

Want to get rid of cookies or change your cookie settings?

 

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Refer to the help section of your particular browser to find out how to configure your own preferences. You may also wish to visit www.allaboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information cookies and how to configure your cookie preferences.