Greenwich

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Functionality cookies

These cookies are used to remember the preferences you set on the Royal Borough website.

Changing text and colours

The following four cookies are set to last for one hour and change the look of the website to fit preferences that you may have set.

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  • Contains: User choice of font size - small, medium, large, larger, largest
  • Expires: After one hour

userFontchoice

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  • Contains: User choice of font - standard (Verdana), Times, Comic sans, Courier, Arial
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userLetterspacing

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userColourscheme

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  • Contains: User choice (for example, highContrast)
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Cookies requested for Google Translate

Google Translate sets two cookies through our website. These are third party cookies that would register on other websites that check for the existence of a translate cookie.

googtrans

This cookie:

  • Contains: For example, '/en/es (English to Spanish'
  • Expires: When you close your browser
  • Notes: The cookie stores the translation preference.

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This cookie:

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