Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.

Cookies and Privacy

Like many other companies, we use "cookie" technology, where our servers deposit special codes on a visitor's computer. This information helps us determine in the aggregate the total number of visitors to the site on an ongoing basis and the types of Internet browsers (e.g., Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer) and operating systems (e.g., Windows or MacIntosh) used by our visitors. This information is used to enhance your on-line visits. Under no circumstances do we use this information to personally identify visitors or cross-reference the information with any type of personal information that is voluntarily offered on or through the site. You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site.

Some cookies are strictly necessary in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies, we will not be able to provide certain features, such as the news articles and events feed. Examples of strictly necessary cookies used by BD:

Cookie NamePurpose
languageCode The Language cookie is set by the website when the page loads. This passes from the webpage to the database where it is used to filter for appropriate information to be displayed on the site in the correct language.
countryCode The Country Code cookie is set by the website when the page loads. This passes from the webpage to the database where it is used to filter for appropriate information to be displayed for that specific country, such as events and addresses.
PHPSESSID Unique identifier for existing session with PHP.
__utma Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmb Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmc This cookie is operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.