Cookie policy


This is the Cookie Policy of The Worshipful Company of Information Technologists’ Charity (Registered Charity No. 1113488) (a Company Limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales under No. 05697763) whose registered office is at 39a Bartholomew Close, London, EC1A 7JN (“we”).

Cookies are small files that are sent to your computer’s hard drive by the web server and they enable our websites to remember who you are. Information from cookies may include information relating to your use of our websites, information about your computer, such as IP address and browser type, and demographic data.

Why we use Cookies

We use Cookies on our websites in order to optimise functionality.

You may block cookies by adjusting setting on your browser. Please note that if you restrict all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Unless you have configured your browser to refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our websites. You can however delete those cookies.

When you first visit any of our sites a pop-up header will be generated alerting you to our cookie policy. It will re-appear in the event that you change your cookie settings from time to time.

Types of Cookies

Below you can find out about the cookies we use and why:

Type of CookiePurpose
AuthenticationThis cookie is essential for a single user to login (using a username and password) and access the site. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
SessionThis cookie is a session cookie and essential for a user to subscribe to the site. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
Cookie bannerThis cookie controls the appearance of the cookies information banner. It is set on arrival to the site by default. It expires after a set amount of time and is not set again unless a user changes their cookie settings.

Controlling Cookies

The “Help” section on the menu bar of most internet browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether.

You also can manage your cookies preferences generally using the following links for some of the most popular internet browsers:

Internet Explorer –

Google Chrome –


To find out more about cookies and about using your browser settings to control cookies please visit: