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Rural Derbyshire

Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user's device. Find out more information about cookies.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our websites, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Or you may wish to visit About Cookies which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

The cookies we use are:

Server infrastructure

These cookies are set by our web server infrastructure to ensure your web requests are consistently processed by the same server for the duration of your sessions.

The main technology running the website will set a session marker to identify you while you are browsing our site. No personal information is stored. These cookies are deleted when you close your browser.

These cookies will start with:

  • BIGipServer~Production
  • TS01
  • ASP.Net_SessionId

Google Analytics

  • _ga: Expires: 1 year
  • _gid: Expires: 1 day

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site.

The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.