What is a Cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. Declining cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
You can find more information about cookies, including how to manage and delete them at: www.allaboutcookies.org, and www.youronlinechoices.eu for a video about cookies visit: www.google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies.
The cookies used on this website have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide. The cookies on this website are: Category 1: strictly necessary cookies & Category 2: performance cookies – using google analytics. By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
Strictly necessary cookies – we use these to help make our website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation. Without these cookies the website cannot function properly.
Usage – we use traffic log cookies to help us track which pages you visit on our website.
Performance cookies – when you visit our website we use Google Analytics to store web server logs which show your IP address. We use these cookies to collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, which browser you used to view the page and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.
Links to Third Party Sites
As part of this website we link to some third-party sites. Clicking on those links or enabling connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy or cookie policies. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.