Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

By either:

  1. continuing to browse our site,  or
  2. by clicking “accept” in the pop up banner.

you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

WHAT IS A COOKIE?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

WHICH 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.

WHO ELSE USES COOKIES?

Third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies.  We have no control over these cookies. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.  An example of such a cookie is listed above in respect of the Cookies set by Twitter.

HOW DO I STOP COOKIES?

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, or this site might not function correctly.

Further guidance and information in respect of managing cookies is available at the following locations, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 years.