Cookie Policy

Like other commercial websites, our website uses cookies. Cookies are text files containing very small amounts of information which is downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website.

Cookies are then sent back to the originating website each time you visit that website again, or to another website that recognise that cookie. They are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.

More information about what cookies are and how they are used can be found here: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of this website and to provide increased functionality on our website. This helps us provide our users with a better user experience and allows us to improve our website.

We don’t use any of our cookies to collect data about you from you, only anonymous information. We don’t use any of use cookies to target you with online advertising.

What cookies do we use?

We use two types of cookies – Strictly Necessary Cookies and Performance Cookies.

Strictly necessary cookies are essential for the operation of our website. Without them, you wouldn’t be able to use or move around the website or use any of its features.

Performance cookies aren’t essential, but they provide us with useful, anonymous information about how people use our website, for example, how many people visit the website and which pages visitors go to most often. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor, it’s all anonymous information and the only purpose of these are to improve how our website works.

Cookies set by third parties

We use a number of social media tools and external applications to enhance the experience of our website, For example, social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook (through the use of sharing buttons), or embedded content from YouTube. As a result, you may be sent cookies from these third-party websites. We don’t control the settings of these cookies so please check those websites from more information about how they use and manage their cookies.

How long will cookies stay on your computer?

The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a "persistent" or "session" cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.

Cookies used on this website

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Can I block cookies?

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you block all cookies (including essential cookies), you may not be able to access parts of our website and the functionality may be limited. Each browser is different so check the 'Help' function of your particular browser to determine how to update your cookie settings.