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out below. You can set your preferences and details of how to do
this are outlined below.
What is a cookie?
A cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, web cookie, or browser
cookie, is a piece of data stored by a website within a browser,
and then subsequently sent back to the same website by the
browser. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for
websites to remember things that a browser had done there in the
past, which can include having clicked particular buttons, logging
in, or having read pages on that site months or years ago.
Cookies cannot carry viruses, and cannot install malware on the
host computer. Tracking cookies and especially third-party
tracking cookies are commonly used as ways to compile long-term
records of individuals' browsing histories.
Other kinds of cookies perform essential functions, for example,
authentication cookies are the most common method used by web
servers to know whether the user is logged in or not, and under
Users have the opportunity to set their devices to accept all
cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not to receive
cookies at any time. The last of these means that certain
personalised features cannot then be provided to that user and
accordingly they may not be able to take full advantage of all of
the website's features.
Further information about managing cookie preferences is provided
Site functionality cookies
These cookies are necessary for a website to function and cannot
be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in
response to actions made by you which amount to a request for
services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or
filling in forms.
The cookies we use are outlined below. You can set your browser to
block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site
will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally
Analytical cookies - Google Analytics
better for those who visit it regularly. They help us work out
what users like and don’t like and how we can improve things.
In order to do this we only collect part of your IP address and
information generated about the use of the website. We work with a
trusted third party, Google Web Analytics, who process this
information on our behalf.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google
inc. that enables us to measure how people use our website using
cookies. We use this information to improve our website experience
for website visitors and to measure the effectiveness of our
You may also stop the transmission of information generated by the
cookies about your use of the website and of your IP address to
Google, by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out
_ga, _gid and
_gat These are performance cookies from Google
Analytics which we use to collect information about how our
visitors use the website. It uses partial IP address to do this.
We use this information to compile reports and to improve the
website experience. The cookies collect information such as: the
number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come from
How to control and delete cookies
It is easy to manage your cookies by adjusting your browser
All browsers are different, but by adjusting your browser settings
you can prevent your browsing from being tracked. Here are links
to the help pages on the major browsers, where you can manage your
We reserve the right to amend this cookie statement. If we do so,
we will post notice of the change on our website and you will be
deemed to have accepted such changes. This statement was last
updated on 2020-04-24.