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Transport Planning Society is Registered in England, Company Number 06564265, VAT Number 948503991. Registered address One Great George Street, London, SW1P 3AA, United Kingdom.

This page uses "TPS",  "we" and "us" to mean Transport Planning Society.

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text stored as a file on the computer's hard drive. They are not computer programs. They only contain and transfer to the web server as much information as the users themselves have disclosed to a certain web site.

Cookies are used by your browser and by most websites to help personalise or improve your experience using the world wide web. If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by TPS's websites, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. Restricting cookies may affect some of the functionality of this website, such as the ability to log in to password-protected areas, but most of the site will still be accessible to you.

The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether.

You can find more information about deleting and controling cookies from the AboutCookies.org website.

TPS will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, in order to provide services to you within this site's extranet, it is necessary to gather information that will enable the website to personalize, improve and to operate such services. In connection with certain aspects of the Services, we may request, collect and/or display some of your Personal Information.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

 

Name Purpose Expires
PHPSESSID PHP Session ID. This is a unique identifier that is automatically created when a Session starts for a given visitor. This cookie is deleted when browser is closed.
_ga Google Analytics randomly generated number.

We use Google Analytics to monitor traffic levels, search queries and visits to this website. 

Google Analytics stores IP address anonymously on its servers, and neither Tribal or Google associate your IP address with any personally identifiable information.
2 years
_gid 2 days
_gat 10 mins
COOKIE_LAST_EXTRANET_EMAIL Zenario Extranet opt-in cookie. This is set if you choose to ask this website to remember your login name. Until you opt-out via the login screen
LOG_ME_IN_COOKIE Zenario Extranet opt-in cookie. This is set if you choose to ask your computer to automatically log you in at this computer Until you opt-out via the login screen
cookies_accepted This is set if you accept our privacy policy 3 months

 

 

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.

Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the Site and compile reports for us on activity on the Site to help us understand how visitors engage with the Site and track visitor interactions. Google Analytics collects information anonymously and without identifying individual visitors.

Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By accessing this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Analytics uses its own cookies to store information, such as what time the visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page. To disable this type of cookie, some browsers will indicate when a cookie is being sent and allow you to decline cookies on a case-by-case basis. In addition to declining cookies, you can also install the Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on in your browser, which prevents Google Analytics from collecting information about your website visits.

Use of Sharing Tools

This website uses a number of social media tools in the form of "share" buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded or social media buttons and content, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. These websites are not controlled by TPS. By using these links you accept the privacy policies of these websites.

These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Data may then be collected by these companies that enables them to serve up adverts on other sites that they think are relevant to your interests. If you do not use such platforms then our site will not place these cookies on your device.

Questions

If you have any questions about this Cookie message or concerns about the way we process your Personal Data, please contact us by using the Contact Us Page.

 

 

 
 
 
 

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