Managing cookies

Removing or disabling cookies
You may choose to remove or block cookies at any time by adjusting your browser settings but, in some cases, this may limit your experience of our website’s functionality.

Our use of cookies

Information is collected from you when you register with us from contributing to the advanced features on this website, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Purchasing tickets
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  • Making a donation

Cookies from the BSO do not contain personal information, although they may contain reference to personal information stored in the BSO database.

The cookies on our website

Registration cookies

These values act as an anonymous identifier, one of which is stored in a database, alongside any information you may give us (such as your email address).

Session cookies

A session cookie will be used to store information about your login details. This cookie only remains for the duration of your visit to the website.

Third-party cookies

Third-party cookies are added from websites outside of our own and allow us to collect advertising data in order to improve the effectiveness of our digital advertising. The third-party cookies we use are from the following websites:


Facebook does not use cookies to create a profile of your browsing behaviour on third-party sites or to show you ads, although it may use anonymous or aggregate data to improve ads generally. For more information, visit Facebook’s Cookie Policy here.

Google Analytics

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, the pages they visited and the IP geolocation of the device being used. Advertising identifiers are also used. For more information, visit Google’s Data Policy here.


The anonymous data collected by this cookie allows us to understand what our website users interact with, which in turn helps us measure and improve our services and personalise the overall experience, particularly with regard to advertising on Twitter. You can view Twitter’s own Cookie Policy here.

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