This statement explains how we use cookies on Fostering in Somerset web pages (i.e. Please see our Privacy Policy for information about what types of personal information is collected when you visit the website, and how this information will be used.

How we use cookies

All of our web pages use "cookies". A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we place on your computer or mobile device if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, which helps us learn how we can improve our website to give users a better experience as they browse. 

Most web browsers allow you some control of most cookies through your browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them please visit 

Specific cookies we use

Cookies may be set either by the website ("first party cookies"), or by a third party website ("third party cookies"). The tables below identify the cookies we use and explain the purposes for which they are used.

However, we continue to collect information about third-party cookies and the tables below are based on the work completed to date. Accordingly, we may update the information contained in this section from time to time. Additionally, some cookies may be set from time to time by feeds from third party websites that we make available on our sites.

First Party Cookies

Provider Cookie Name Purpose
Google Analytics _utma
These cookies allow us to collect anonymous information about how users are interacting with our website, which help us resolve errors and improve our site.

So we can check if you have already seen a notification on the site. ASP.NET_SessionId  A cookie that uses to store a unique identifier for your session.

Third Party Cookies

Provider Cookie Name Purpose





Targeted advertising cookies from Doubleclick (a business owned by Google) used for maps related to events.

Targeted advertising cookies from Doubleclick (a business owned by Google) used for maps related to events.

Changes to our Cookie Statement

Any changes we may make to our Cookie Statement in the future will be posted on this page.


Any queries or concerns about the use of cookies on this website should be sent by email to or addressed to the Data Protection Officer, 24 Garrett Road, Lynx Trading Estate, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 2TJ

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