For a general overview of how we collect, use and protect information about you on our website, please visit our privacy policy.

Topics covered on this page:

  1. Introduction to cookies​;
  2. Cookies used on our websites​;
  3. Managing cookies on your computer;

1. Introduction to cookies

Cookies are small text files which are transferred from our website and stored on your computer.  They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide general usage information to the owners of the site as well as third parties mentioned in this page.

2. Cookies used on our website

The cookies used on our website can be split into the following categories:

  • Strictly necessary;
  • Measurement;
  • Marketing;
1. Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off or disabled in our systems.

You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

These are cookies needed for our website to function properly.

Cookie NameSourceExpiryPurpose
__cmpcpc*consensu.org364 days, 23 Hours, 54 minutesThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
__cmpcvc*consensu.org364 days, 23 Hours, 54 minutesThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
euconsent_backupconsensu.org0 daysThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
__cmpcpc*consensu.org365 daysThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
__cmpcvc*consensu.org365 daysThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain
euconsent-v2consensu.org364 days, 23 Hours, 51 minutesThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
PHPSESSIDglenveagh.ie0 daysThis cookie is used to manage the user session.
wordpress_*glenveagh.ie0 daysThis cookies is used by to be logged into the site.
__cmpcpc*consensu.org0 daysThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
__cmpcvc*consensu.org0 daysThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
nc_euconsent_backupconsensu.org0 daysThis cookie stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
2. Measurement

These cookies are used to improve the performance of the website by measuring how the users interact with the site. These cookies are also used to identify technical issues to enable troubleshooting.

Cookie NameSourceExpiry (days)Purpose
dc_gtm*Google Tag Manager5 secondsThis cookie is for using Google Tag Manager to load other scripts and code into a page.
_gaGoogle Analytics730 daysThis cookie registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gidGoogle Analytics1 daysThis cookie registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
__utmaGoogle Analytics730 daysThis Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance.
__utmbGoogle Analytics30 minutesThis Google Analytics cookie determines new sessions.
__utmcGoogle Analytics0 daysThis Google Analytics cookie tracks visitor behaviour and measure site performance.
__utmtGoogle Analitycs10 minutesThis Google Analytics cookie is used to throttle the request rate for the service
__utmvGoogle Analitycs1 secondsThis Google Analytics cookie is used to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance.
__utmzGoogle Analitycs182 days, 12 HoursThis Google Analytics cookie track visitor behaviour and measure site performance.
dc_gtm*Google Tag Manager1 minutesUsed to help identify the visitors by either age, gender, or interests on Google Tag Manager.
_gaGoogle Analitycs730 daysRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gidGoogle Analitycs1 daysRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
3. Marketing or advertising cookies

These items are used to deliver advertising that is more relevant to you and your interests. They may also be used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement and to help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Advertising networks usually place them with the website operator’s permission.

Visit cookie preference centre to change your preference related to targeting cookies.

Cookie Name1st / 3rd PartyExpiry (days)Purpose
_fbpfacebook2 Hours, 9 minutesUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
_gcl_auGoogle AdSense90 daysUsed by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services
_schn*.appspot.comTracks the individual sessions on the website, allowing the website to compile statistical data from multiple visits. This data can also be used to create leads for marketing purposes.
fr*.facebook.com89 days, 23 Hours, 51 minutesUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
_schn*.plista.comTracks the individual sessions on the website, allowing the website to compile statistical data from multiple visits. This data can also be used to create leads for marketing purposes.
X-ABsc-static.net23 Hours, 53 minutesThis cookie is used by the website’s operator in context with multi-variate testing. This is a tool used to combine or change content on the website. This allows the website to find the best variation/edition of the site.
_schnsnapchat.comUsed to determine whether a third party tag will be called in Snap Ads Pixel.
sc_atsnapchat.com390 daysUsed by Snapchat to implement advertisement content on the website – The cookie detects the efficiency of the ads and collects visitor data for further visitor segmentation.
_fbpfacebook90 daysUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
_gcl_auGoogle AdSense90 daysUsed by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services
_schnglenveagh.ieTracks the individual sessions on the website, allowing the website to compile statistical data from multiple visits. This data can also be used to create leads for marketing purposes.
_scidglenveagh.ie395 days, 16 Hours, 19 minutesSets a unique ID for the visitor that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.
_sctrsnapchat.com395 days, 16 Hours, 19 minutesUsed to determine whether a third party tag will be called in Snap Ads Pixel.
TapAd_3WAY_SYNCStapad.com59 days, 23 Hours, 50 minutesTapAd advertising tracking cookie.
TapAd_DIDtapad.com60 daysTapAd advertising tracking cookie.
TapAd_TStapad.com60 daysTapAd advertising tracking cookie.
_scidsnapchat.com395 days, 16 Hours, 19 minutesThis cookie sets a unique ID for the visitor, that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.

3. Managing cookies on your computer

Most web browsers allow some control to restrict or block cookies if you wish, however if you disable cookies you may find this affects your ability to use certain parts of our website, products or services.  For more information on this topic, you can visit the Internet Advertising Bureau website www.youronlinechoices.co.uk.

This website uses cookies to understand how you use our services so that we can improve your experience and serve you personalized content and advertising. To manage your cookie preferences or to know mode about the cookies used in this website, visit the Cookie Preference Centre.

For our cookie policy, please click here.

Cookie Preference Centre

Cookies are small text files which are transferred form our website, product or service and stored on your computer's hard drive. They are widely used in order to make website work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide general usage information to the owners of the site as well as third parties mentioned in our Cookie Policy.


Manage Cookie Preferences

1. Strictly necessary cookies Always Active

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off or disabled in our systems. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some part of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information. These are cookies needed for our website to function properly.

2. Measurement Cookies

These cookies are used to improve the performance of the website by measuring how to the users interact with the site. These cookies are also used to identify technical issues to enable troubleshooting.

3. Marketing or Advertising Cookies

These items are used to deliver advertising that is more relevant to you interests. They may also be used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement and to help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaign. Advertising networks usually place them with the website operator's permission.

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