Cookies Policy - The Events Directory

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers stored (with your consent) on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. Cookies allow The Events Directory ("we", "us", "our", "The Events Directory") to help deliver a high quality online experience, to identify you (or, more accurately, your computer) when you visit the Events Directory website (the "Site"). Knowing how often people are visiting each page helps us work out how and where to improve the Site.

Which cookies and cookie-enabled services does The Events Directory use?

Details about the cookies we use on our Site are set out in the table below

Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

Cookie Purpose Duration
User Management

To facilitate the account creation and authenticating sign-in, as well as facilitating specific functionality like Recommendations and Shortlists.

On logout of the website.

Google Analytics

To help us understand things like how long a visitor stays on our website, what pages they find most useful, and how they arrived.

2 years

Vimeo video player

We utilise the Vimeo video hosting service and the embeddable video player uses first-party cookies that is considered essential to the video player experience.

1 year

How do I change my cookie settings?

If you want, you can block cookies by changing the settings on your browser – we have set out below links to the 'Help' pages of some major browsers which explain how you can do this. Blocking the cookies we use may have an adverse impact upon the presentation of some or all of our website and the platform.

Links to the 'Help' pages of major browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit

Changes to this cookies policy

This cookies policy may change from time to time and, if it does, the up-to-date version will always be available on our Site.

Contact details

If you have any questions, comments or enquiries about this cookies policy, please contact us by emailing

This document was last updated in August 2020.