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Cookies Settings

Effective date: December 7, 2023

1. Introduction

This Cookie Policy explains how The Observatory ("we," "us," or "our") uses cookies and similar tracking technologies when you visit our website (the "Website"). By using the Website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Policy.

2. What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or device when you visit a website. Cookies can be used for various purposes, including providing a personalised experience, tracking user behaviour, and collecting data for analytics.

3. Types of Cookies we use

We use the following types of cookies on our Website:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential for the operation of the Website and cannot be disabled in our systems. They are usually set in response to your actions, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling out forms.
  • Performance Cookies: These cookies help us understand how visitors use our Website. They collect information about how visitors interact with our Website, which pages are most visited, and any error messages encountered. This information helps us improve our Website's performance.
  • Functional Cookies: These cookies enable our Website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages.
  • Targeting and Advertising Cookies: These cookies are used to deliver advertising that is relevant to you and your interests. They may also be used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement and help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.
4. How to manage Cookies

You can control and manage cookies in various ways. Please note that removing or blocking cookies may impact your experience on our Website.

  • Browser Settings: You can change your browser settings to accept or reject cookies, or to request your consent before a cookie is set. Consult your browser's help section for information on how to manage your cookie preferences.
  • Third-party Tools: Some third-party tools and services enable you to opt out of certain types of tracking and cookies.
5. Third-party Cookies

Our Website may use cookies from third-party providers. These cookies are not under our control, and we recommend that you review their privacy policies and cookie policies for more information about how they use cookies.

6. Changes to our Cookie Policy

We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons. We will notify you of any significant changes by posting an updated version on our Website.

7. Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Cookie Policy, please contact us at

By clicking “Accept”, you agree to the storing of cookies on your device to enhance site navigation, analyse site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts. View our Cookie Policy for more information.