Cookie Policy

We receive and store certain details whenever you interact with us. We log your Internet Protocol (IP) address so we can receive and send information from and to you online. We use cookies to make it easy to access our site by remembering you when you return. Cookies are also used to learn more about you and your likely interests, and to deliver and tailor marketing or advertising. We want you to be informed about our use of these technologies, so this section explains the types of technologies we use, what they do and your choices regarding their use.

Our website uses cookies to track website usage patterns and inform our digital advertising. We may also track opening, click-through and unsubscribe information for the emails we send.

This site, like many others, uses small files called cookies to help customise your experience. ‘Cookies’ are small text files that are stored by the browser on your computer or mobile phone. Websites are able to read and write these files, allowing them store things such as personalisation details or user preferences. Cookies provide a “memory” for the website, enabling it to recognise a user and respond appropriately. Each web domain can only access cookies stored by that specific web domain, meaning that only Meeting of Minds servers can access the cookies set by the domains.

The cookie settings on this website are set to ‘allow all cookies’ to give you the very best experience. If you continue without changing these settings, we assume you consent to this.

What kinds of cookies we use?
We use a number of different types cookies on the site:

  • First party cookies – these can only be read by our site. When you visit our website, a cookie is set to store a ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ answer. The cookie expires when you close your browser.
  • Persistent cookies – these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
  • Session cookies – A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
  • Analytical cookies – allows us to recognise and to count the number of visitors to our website, to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it and to record which content users view and are interested in. This helps us to determine how frequently particular pages and advertisements are visited and to determine the most popular areas of our website and/or our services. This helps us to improve what we offer you, by helping us to make sure our users are finding the information they are looking for, by providing anonymised demographic data in order to target advertising more appropriately to you, and by tracking the success of advertising campaigns on our website.

You can learn more about Google’s privacy policy on the Google Analytics website.

Updated August 2019