Using our website
What are Cookies?
Cookies are text files stored on your computer so when you visit a website it can remember who you are. Using cookies allows websites to remember your preferences and behaviour which enables websites to improve your experience.
Cookies can be set by the owner of the website or in some cases by third party services the website owner allows to present or store other information or provide other functionality such as data analytics.
How are they used on this site?
What Cookies do we use?
We use the following Cookies:
Strictly necessary Cookies: These are Cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, Cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
Analytical/performance Cookies: They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality Cookies: These are used to recognise you when you return to our website.
Targeting Cookies: These Cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
How long do Cookies stay on my device?
Some Cookies, called “session Cookies,” operate from the time you visit our website to the end of that particular browsing session. These Cookies expire and are automatically deleted when you close your Internet browser.
Other Cookies, called “persistent Cookies,” will stay on your device between browsing sessions; they do not automatically expire when you close your browser. The length of time a persistent Cookie stays on your device varies from Cookie to Cookie. We and others use persistent Cookies for a variety of purposes, such as to store your preferences so that they are available for the next visit, and to keep a more accurate account of how often you visit our website, how often you return, how your use of the website may vary over time etc.
Managing & removing Cookies
Should you change your mind in the future you always have the option of removing cookies from your browser. Please check the below links depending on your browser:
You can block Cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some Cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all Cookies (including essential Cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.