Cookie Policy / Prominent Notification

The Irish News Limited (we, us or our) uses “cookies” to help improve your browsing experience of our “website” (being this website and our social media pages). This Cookie Policy should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Statement.

1. What is a cookie

A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or mobile device (“device”). It allows a website to remember your actions or preferences over a length of time. It is sent to your browser and stored on your hard drive of your computer or device. When you visit our website, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

We use cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website.

2. Types of cookies used

Necessary Cookies: these are essential in order to enable you to move around the websiteand use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, our website would not work properly and services you have asked for, like shopping baskets or secure customer accounts, cannot be provided.

Non-necessary Cookies: these may be:

3. Managing and disabling cookies

Most web browsers give you some control over cookies through the browser settings. However, turning cookies off may interfere with your browsing experience.

By selecting the appropriate option on the cookie notification window onthe website, you agree that we can place Non-Necessary Cookies on your device. If you do not want these cookies on your device, you can change your cookie settings at any time through the website or your web browser settings. If you use more devices and/or browsers you will need to disable cookies on each device and on each browser separately.

Find out how to manage and disable cookies on popular browsers:

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit

We don’t need your consent to use Necessary Cookies.

Changes to this policy

We reserve the right to change this Cookie Policy from time to time at our sole discretion. If we make any changes, we will post those changes here and update the “Last Updated” date at the bottom of this Cookie Policy. However, if we make material changes to this Cookie Policy we will notify you by means of a prominent notice on our website prior to the change becoming effective.

Contact us

Questions, comments, requests and complaints regarding this Cookie Policy are welcome and should be addressed to the Data Supervisory Officer at or using the “Contact Us” section of the website. All requests will be dealt with promptly and efficiently.

Last Updated: 12 june 2021