What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file of data which our website places on your computer’s hard drive. The cookie helps us look at web traffic or lets us know when you visit a particular website.
What information do our cookies collect?
Cookies allow websites to respond to you as an individual and let us tailor our website to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about you. This helps us improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They also enable us to estimate our audience size and usage pattern and to speed up your searches.
We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical information about user actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.
What cookies do we use?
Our website uses persistent and session cookies:
- Persistent cookies allow a website to recognise users when they return to a site and keep certain information on user preferences. These cookies stay on a computer until they are deleted by the user.
- Session cookies allow a website to carry over information from one page to another so that a user does not have to re-enter information. These cookies delete themselves at the end of the session or at a certain time.
Names of cookies that we use
We use Google Analytics and a full list of named cookies can be found here.
Links to other websites
How to delete and control cookies
Most computers automatically accept cookies, but you can change your settings so that you will not receive cookies and you can also delete existing cookies from your computer.
If you do change your settings, you may find that some parts of our website will not function properly.
To find out how to delete cookies or adjust their settings please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
If you do not adjust your settings, your computer will accept cookies provided by our website.