Reach Sport Cookie Notice

1. Who we are and how to contact us

Reach Sport is part of the Reach group, which is made up of Reach plc and its subsidiaries. We, via our various subsidiary companies and brands, publish national websites and regional websites, and mobile applications enjoyed by millions every month. 

You can see the list of websites and brands we publish here.

For any queries you have relating to this Notice, you can contact us using the contact information provided in the ‘Contact us’ section.

2. About this Cookie Notice

This notice explains how we use cookies and similar technologies (‘cookies’) on our websites (‘Sites ‘) and how you can manage the behaviour of these cookies.

With that in mind, we want you to feel in control of the information you generate when you use our Sites; this Notice is organised based on what you might want to know about how we use cookies, including how you can manage the behaviour of these cookies.

3. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small data file sent from a website to your web browser. It is stored in your web browser’s cache and allows a website, or a third party, to recognise your browser, and to obtain data about your browsing activity.

Browsers can be shared by a number of people, so cookies do not always relate to particular individuals. For a detailed description of how we use the personal data we collect, please see our Privacy Notice.

4. What types of cookies do we use?

We use two main types of cookies: essential and analytic.

4.1 Essential Cookies

These cookies are essential to provide you with the services that you have requested from us; because of their essential nature, they cannot be switched off.

4.2 Analytic Cookies 

Analytic cookies retain information as you view different pages on our Sites, and they help us to paint a picture of how our readers use our Sites. 

Additionally, these cookies help us to make the website work as efficiently as possible, and provide better content and services in the future. 

For further information about how we use your personal information please see our Privacy Notice.

5. Why do we use cookies?

The information generated from your browsing helps us to understand how people use our websites, and what we can do to improve them.

Further information on the purposes of placing cookies can be found within our CMP, displayed to all new Site visitors.  It can also be found via ‘Review or change your cookie consent’ link on the footer our Sites 

6. How can you manage your cookie preferences?

Our CMP helps you to manage what non-Essential cookies are placed on your device; you can decide whether to accept or reject a range of cookies with defined purposes. These preferences can be changed at any time, by clicking on the ‘’Review or change your cookie consent’ link on the footer of our Sites.

Additionally, most web browsers will allow you to stop accepting cookies. This is normally controlled through the Settings or Help page of a browser; further information can be found using the below links:

When managing Site cookies, it is important to be aware that switching off cookies may affect the way one of our Sites operates, and it may adversely affect the quality of your experience.

7. How long do cookies last?

Cookies are stored on your device until you delete them or until they expire, as a general rule we will not retain any data that has been captured through their use for any longer than necessary.

Detailed information regarding the duration of cookies set by our partners, can be found within the relevant section of our CMP.

8. Are there any third parties involved?

When you provide us with permission, we will share data collected through the use of cookies and similar technologies on our Sites with selected third party partners. 

We provide detailed information on the identity of partners, including the data that they collect and what they use it for, within the relevant sections of our CMP.

9. Contact us

For any queries you have relating to this Notice, you can contact our Data Protection Team at:

10. Last updated

This Notice was updated on 12/07/2022.