What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer, tablet or mobile device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. They are not executable programmes and, consequently it is impossible for a Cookie to contain a virus, or any other application. Cookies are also very small

Some cookies stay on your computer or mobile device after you have left a site. Some only last until you close the internet browser. Some are necessary to be able to use the site. You can delete cookies. You can also control cookies.

Delete or Control Cookies

A lot of web browsers accept cookies automatically, however most web browsers allow you to delete, control or be asked upfront to individually accept most cookies by changing your browser settings. To find out more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit

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For your information, if you do block or delete cookies it may mean that you are unable to take full advantage of the website.

Because cookies can help sites work, you may limit site operation or functions if you delete or limit cookies.

How do we use cookies on our website?

This site uses different types of cookies.

We use cookies to help manage the site and user experience. These cookies may be used to collect analytics of ‘non-personal’ visitor activity outlines, manage user logins and site preferences, monitor crashes, provide relevant or timely information to you or offer focused advertisements.

The majority of cookies used by Eventrix Scotland, last only for the duration of your web session, expiring when you close your browser. Cookies which last longer are those which are used to remember you when you return to the website.

Eventrix Scotland use cookies to

  • Create a specific log-in session for a visitor to our website which ensures that visitor’s page requests are delivered in an effective, secure and recognisably consistent way
  • Identify returning visitors to our website – this enables us to identify the number of unique (individual) visitors ensuring we have enough capacity for the number of users we receive
  • Collect statistical information about how our visitors use our website in order to facilitate improvements by learning which pages / sections are visited most

The law states that we can store cookies on your computer or device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. Necessary cookies help make a site usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the site. The site cannot function properly without these cookies.

For all other types of cookies we need your permission.