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A temporary cookie is used to keep track of your “session”. Without that temporary cookie (which is not stored after you quit your browser) you would have to log on every time you access a new page.
A persistent cookie is stored on your device. They help us provide you with user preferences, settings and information for future visits on our Platform. Persistent cookies allow convenient and easy access to familiar variables such as facilitating preferences such as favourites, bookmarks or language preferences. They can also be used to assess browsing behaviour.
Various cookies do different things, including:
Absolutely necessary cookies
These cookies are required to help the website function with the system settings of the device you are using – i.e to communicate to the website that you are using a mobile or
This cookie is used to identify you as you work through our website and the ticket ordering process.
Traffic Management Cookie
This cookie is used to ensure the Site operates smoothly in heavy traffic, giving you the best possible experience by sharing our web traffic between multiple servers to permit specific use to certain IP addresses.
Cookie Options Cookie
This cookie is used to save whether or not you consent to other cookies being used. It is not used to gather information, but instead acts as a guard to other cookies, should you opt out for cookie data. If you delete this cookie your Virgin Money Unity Arena privacy settings will reset back to default and you will be shown a message at the bottom of the window asking you if you’d like to change your privacy options.
Targeting and advertising cookies track your internet habits and are used to deliver you advertising that a legally compliant party would like someone with your interests to receive. They can also limit the number of times you see an ad and to measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns, dependent on how the advertiser sets that ad to behave.
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The names of the cookies used by the Site and the purposes for which these cookies are used are set out in the table below:
|Facebook Pixel||Advertising Tracking||Third Party||Persistent|
|Google Analytics||Analytics Tracking||Third Party||Persistent|
|Google Adwords||Advertising Tracking||Third Party||Persistent|
|Advertising Tracking||Third Party||Persistent|
Ticketline – PHPSESSID / This is a session cookie, from The PHP Group that stores and tracks a user when navigating and using this website to purchase tickets.
Expiration Date: Session / Category: Required.
Google Analytics –
_utma: 2 years, optional.
_utmb: 30 minutes, optional.
_utmc: Session, optional.
_utmz: 6 months, optional.
_ga: 2 years, optional.