What is a “Cookie”?
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your browser or the hard drive of your computer by websites that you visit. Cookies enable websites to provide certain features on their site, such as personalised features, and to work more efficiently. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
Cookies used on this site
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 or make use of our services.
- Analytical or performance cookies. These 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. This enables us to personalise our content for you, remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- 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 and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
We use the following individual cookies: CookieBot, Pardot, Google. These are all used for functionality and to track the user on the website and to supply a better service. They’re valid for up to 12 months.
How do I change my cookie settings?
In using this site you are consenting to us using the aforementioned cookies, in compliance with our normal terms and conditions. Depending on your browser you can choose to delete your cookies or change your privacy settings so these cookies cannot be tracked.
You can change your cookie preferences at any time. 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.
Third party cookies
To deactivate the use of third party advertising cookies, please check your browser and Google search engine to manage the use of these types of cookies.