Cookies Policy

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time.

Most browsers support cookies, but users can set their browsers to decline them and can delete them whenever they like.

 

Our Cookies

Through browsing our site some cookies will be placed on your computer to improve your user experience. The following cookies may be placed on your computer too.

Google Analytics cookies

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Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets cookies in order to allow us to evaluate and report on the use of our website. It is widely used across the web and all data is anonymised meaning the cookies carry no personally identifiable information. These cookies help us to understand our visitor’s behaviour and allow us to make improvements to better our user’s experience. It’s a win-win relationship.

Click here for more information on Google Analytics cookies

Third Party (Other Site’s) Cookies

In addition to the above cookies, the following sites may set their own cookies whilst browsing our site.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Google

These cookies will generally only be set if you are signed in to (or have been signed into) a matching account and are generally linked to the use of the Social Media ‘like’ buttons embedded on our site and many others throughout the web. The use of these cookies is likely to have been detailed in each of the platform’s Terms and Conditions or Privacy Policies. For a refresher on these policies we’ve included links below:

 

Your Cookie Choices

Although we believe that cookies pose little threat to your privacy, we understand that you may still want to turn them off. Whilst we would encourage you to keep our first party cookies enabled (so that we can make your on-site experience better), the following links provide guidance on how to manage cookie permissions through your browsers settings. This includes instructions on how to delete existing cookies and block them from being set in the future:

Firefox: Enable and disable cookies that websites use to track your preferences

Safari: Managing Cookies

Google Chrome: Manage cookies

Opera: Security & Privacy in Opera

Internet Explorer: How to manage cookies in Internet Explorer 9, How to delete cookie files in Internet Explorer

Declining cookies can affect some functionalities in our site.