Like most websites we use ‘cookies’ to collect anonymous statistics about how people use the site, and to help us keep it relevant for the user. Cookies ‘remember’ bits of information from your visit to the site.
A cookie is a simple text file that’s stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Only that server can retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. So if we put a cookie on your computer, it can’t be read by any other website.
We use two types of cookie:
To improve our service we collect anonymous web statistics using programmes called Google Analytics.
They store several cookies on users’ computers or mobiles devices to tell us how many people have visited each web page, how they got there, and where they navigated to from there. The data collected is completely anonymous and does not store any personal details.
Changing your cookie settings
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Find out more at www.aboutcookies.org
Our Site Cookies
CookieConsent : User’s cookie consent state
__cfduid : Used by the content network, Cloudflare
_ga : Google – Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gat : Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_gid : Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
collect : Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
GPS : YouTube – Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location
IDE : YouTube – Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user
PREF : YouTube – Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites
test_cookie : YouTube – Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE : YouTube – Tries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos
YSC : YouTube – Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen
yt-remote-cast-installed : YouTube – Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube vide
yt-remote-connected-devices : YouTube – Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-device-id : YouTube – Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube vide
yt-remote-fast-check-period : YouTube – Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube vide
yt-remote-session-app : YouTube – Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-session-name : Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
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The Mayor’s Homelessness Fund, which opened in May 2017, supported a number of projects working with homeless people. The Fund was closed in May 2019 and any unallocated money transferred to the Mayor’s Charity where it will continue to support homelessness projects. Some of the people helped by the Fund talk about what the support meant to them.