Cookies Policy


What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are automatically placed on your computer / mobile when you visit almost any website. They are stored by your internet browser. Cookies contain basic information about your internet use, but they do not normally identify you personally. Your browser sends these cookies back to the site every time you revisit it, so it can recognise your computer or mobile device and personalize and improve your website experience. Cookies may be either ‘persistent’ cookies or ‘session’ cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date. A session cookie will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.


How & why do we use cookies on our website?

The website uses both session and persistent cookies.

The names of the cookies that we use on our website and how are detailed below:

  • Google Analytics: _ga _ gid_utma _utmz
  • Website: ASP.NET_SessionId, ASPXAUTH-site-authentication

Davenport Burgess uses Google Analytics to review the website usage including the number of visitors to the site, pages visited, time spent on the site, phrases used to find us in search engines. These statistics are a necessary requirement for the business to provide and develop useful products and services, as well as to stay competitive. For more details about Google's Privacy Policy click here

The cookies used also assist in the functionality of the website, they do not identify users or associate an IP address with any personally identifiable information. The cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to help us develope the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. 

How to manage your cookie settings:

You can disable/delete all types of cookies using your internet browser’s settings. Cookies are generally easy to disable and/or delete but how you do so varies from browser to browser. The ‘help’ function within your browser should tell you how to do it. Further information on deleting or controlling cookies is also available on

Please note that, if you choose to delete Davenport Burgess’ website cookies, this could result in some functionality becoming reduced and possibly restrict your access to the full the website.



From time to time, we may make changes to this cookies policy. If we decide to do so, we will post the changes on our Website, so that you are always aware of what cookies we use and how we use them. If we need to, we will e-mail you with details of those changes and/or ask you to confirm that you are happy with them.


Contact details:

If you have any questions or requests relating to our use of cookies, please contact our Marketing Team via on 01902 366448.