Use of cookies by Greater Manchester Cancer Alliance

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Cookies are used minimally on this website for site usage analytics. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but some parts of the site may not work as expected.

We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this and we will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.

How to control and delete cookies

Our website allows you to accept our use of cookies when visiting our site via an automated pop-up option. For more information on enabling and disabling cookies please visit About Cookies or alternatively visit the Help section within your browser.

Cookies used on this website

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Google Analytics _utma
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. 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 visit once on the site. No person identifiable data is stored in these cookies. Click here for an overview of privacy at Google or you can install Google’s opt out tool from here
YouTube videos that we embed on our site carry cookies to track how many times the video is viewed and to set preferences for resolution and subtitles.
VISITOR_INF01_LIVE is deleted after 240 days. use_hitbox is deleted when you close your browser down and PREF stays for 10 years. No person identifiable data is stored in this cookie.
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How to contact us

Thank you for reading our Cookie Policy. If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact us by using the ‘Contact Us’ form or by writing to us at the following address:

Greater Manchester Cancer

c/o The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Oak Road


M20 4BX