What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.
Different types of cookies we use
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential to enable you to navigate around our website and use its core features. Without these cookies, services such as ensuring what you see looks correct on the device you are using would not be possible. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing and do not track your internet usage.
These cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks.
Statistical and performance cookies
These cookies help us understand how you interact with our website by collecting and reporting information about your journey on our website. For example, they help us understand which pages you go to most often, how much time you spend on which pages, which links you choose to click and the journey you took during the website session.
Third party cookies
We engage with trusted third-party service providers, particularly to help us analyze our users experience across our website. These include the following:
Service Provider: Google Analytics. View privacy / Opt-out information.