Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
The cookies we use
The cookies we use record the pages of our site you visit and any interactive elements - such as forms - that you use. They can also record information on the visit date and time as well as internet browser and the device you use to access the site. We don’t collect any information that can identify you personally.
Different cookies can last for different lengths of time.
Session Cookies last for that website visit. Information is kept from one page to another, so you don’t have to keep entering it.
Persistent Cookies are on your browser and may last for a year or until you delete them. They can personalise the site and remember information each time you visit.
Different types of cookies do different things. We use the following cookies on our site:
Strictly Necessary Cookies support our websites operation. They are essential when you move around our website and use its features.
Analytical/Performance Cookies collect anonymous information on how people use the website.
Functionality Cookies remember you when you return to the site and choices you have made on previous visits.
Third party cookies
We may use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with social networks, such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. YouTube videos may also be embedded into certain pages for you to playback. For these to work social media sites will set cookies throughout our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on our website. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
How do I change my cookie settings?
You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking on the ‘C’ icon. You can then adjust the available sliders to ‘On’ or ‘Off’. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.
Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.