Date last modified: 8th November 2019
The TV and Radio Fillers website (fillers.cabinetoffice.gov.uk) puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.
Cookies are used to:
You can find out more about how to manage cookies, including how to delete and block them, on the Information Commission Officer’s (ICO) website.
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use this site. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.
Google Analytics stores information about:
It doesn’t collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are. We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.
This website is built using the WordPress content management system. WordPress uses the following cookies to enable registered users to log into the website:
|wordpress_test_cookie||When you close your browser|
|wordpress_logged_in_[ID]||When you close your browser|
|wordpress_sec_[ID]||When you close your browser|
If you click on our homepage timeline Twitter may receive information including the homepage URL, your IP address, browser type, operating system, and cookie information.
Twitter will never associate this web browsing history with users’ names, email addresses, phone numbers, or Twitter handles, and they delete, obfuscate, or aggregate it after no longer than 30 days.
Twitter sets the following cookies:
|_twitter_sess||When you close your browser|
Twitter also own the cdn.syndication.twimg.com domain which places the following language cookie, enabling Twitter to determine the language settings of your browser, to better show you relevant information in the right language.
|lang||When you close your browser|
We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
|YSC||When you close your browser|
|remote_sid||When you close your browser|
We use the Soundcloud streaming platform to host our radio fillers and then stream them via the embedded Soundcloud players on this site. As part of this service Soundcloud set the following cookie:
Soundcloud also employ a service called ScorecardResearch. ScorecardResearch set the following cookies to count when a user has visited the page containing the embedded Soundcloud player. The information generated by the cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) is transmitted to and stored on servers in the United States, but the IP address will be obfuscated. This is sufficient to identify (approximately) the country from which you are accessing the players, but is not sufficient to identify you, or your computer or mobile device, individually.