Cookies Policy



Who we are

We are Randall Thorp LLP (company number: OC364522) (“we”, “our” and “us”). We operate the website (“website”) and may place cookies on your device when you access the website to enable it to function correctly.


What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files which websites place on your computer or mobile device when you visit a particular website. Cookies are used on websites to help visitors navigate around them effectively. They are also used to perform certain functions within a website, such as displaying certain content to you and remembering login details.


Cookies also provide information to the owners of a website to analyse visitor behaviour patterns, for example, how many visitors view a particular page. More information about cookies can be found at


Our use of cookies

The website uses cookies. We have set out below the types of cookies we may use, their purpose and how long these will remain on your device following collection. Cookies may be first party or third party. If they are first party, they are set by us. If they are third party, they are set by a third party. We have set out where cookies are third party below.


We use certain necessary cookies to enable you to access and navigate our website, as set out below.


Cookie NamePurposeExpiry (following collection)Third Party
catAccCookiesRecords that you have accepted that the website uses cookies. 90 daysNo
wordpress_test_cookieTests whether or not the browser on which you are accessing the website has cookies enabled. Session cookie (deleted on closing browser)No
wordpress_logged_in_[hash]After login, this cookie indicates who you are and when you logged in.2 weeksNo


We use certain analytical cookies to enable us to better understand how visitors to our website interact with its pages so we can improve our website, assess usage and understand our target audience. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. These cookies are anonymised and aggregated and do not identify you personally. We have set out the analytical cookies we use below:


Cookie NamePurposeExpiry (following collection)Third Party
_gaUsed to distinguish users. 2 yearsNo
_gidAlso used to distinguish users. 24 hoursNo
(Please note that if this cookie is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_)
Used to throttle request rate (and ensure the website is not overloaded. 1 minuteNo
visitor_info1_liveThis cookie tries to estimate your bandwith on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 8 monthsYes - YouTube
yscThis cookie is set by the YouTube video service and aims to limit repeat advertising and deliver more relevant advertising to you. Session cookie (deleted on closing browser)Yes - YouTube
prefUsed to register a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites. 8 monthsYes - YouTube


We share the above analytical cookies with Google Analytics and YouTube (as applicable) who help us analyse how people are using our website. To opt out of Google Analytics, click here


We may use certain functional cookies to enable certain parts of our website to work. This enables us to integrate other applications (such as Vimeo) into our website and also to remember your preferences. We have set out the functional cookies we use below.


Cookie NamePurposeExpiry (following collection)Third Party
vuidUsed to assign a Vimeo Analytics unique ID. 1 minuteYes -Vimeo
playerUsed to remember user’s player mode preferences. 1 minuteYes -Vimeo
wp-settings-[User ID]
wp-settings-{time}-[User ID]
The User ID at the end of the relevant cookie is your individual user ID from the user’s database table. This is used to customise your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main website interface. Both 1 yearNo


For more information in respect of the cookies set by Vimeo, please see Vimeo’s cookies policy


How to manage cookies

We will only collect and store cookies, other than necessary cookies, on your device with your consent. When you first navigate to our website you will be presented with a notification at the top of our homepage which notifies you that our website uses cookies and enables you to manage your cookie preferences. You can also change your preferences at any time by selecting the link to our cookie management tool, which is available as a link on our website at all times.


If you do not want to accept necessary cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. Please note that disabling any necessary cookies may cause you to lose some of the functionality of our website and/or be unable to access the website.


In addition to our management tool, our internet browser also allows you to manage cookies. You will be able to remove and disable any cookies at any time through the settings in your internet browser. The method for doing this will be different depending on your chosen browser. Please see the relevant links below for further information:




Internet Explorer:



For more information about how to manage cookies please visit


Please note – this information applies only to this website and not to other websites to which this site links.


Third Party Cookies

Where we have incorporated third party platforms or features into our website such third party providers may set a cookie on your device when you access our website or follow such link.  You should view their privacy policies and cookies policies for further information.


Personal Data

You should be aware that, although not all cookies collect personal data some cookies (particularly advertising cookies) may follow your browsing history to create a profile of you and your behaviours and preferences to seek to present appropriate advertisements to you. Please see our privacy policy for further information.


How to contact us

If you would like any further information about how we use cookies, please contact us at



Last updated: 06.01.2020



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