What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files or pieces of information that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit our website.
“Session” cookies are held in memory and only exist during your visit to our website. “Persistent” cookies are stored on your device until they expire, and can therefore be used by our website on your subsequent visits. All persistent cookies have a “lifetime” which dictates how long the cookie will remain active on your device.
Our cookies do not contain any data that could be used to identify you personally.
– Essential cookies. These are necessary for our website to work. If you choose to disable cookies for our website you will not be able to use many of the features.
– Session cookies that remember your actions as you navigate our websites.
– Security cookies that check the validity of your actions during your visit helping to keep our websites and services safe and secure.
– Analytics and Performance cookies. These cookies help us collect information about how you use our websites over time; the areas you visit, the time spent on our websites and issues and errors you may encounter. This information helps us to continually improve the information we provide and the performance of our websites and services.
Third party cookies
We use a number of systems that are provided by external suppliers. In some cases they may also set cookies on your device on our behalf when you visit our website.
For the Chrome web browser, please visit this page from Google: here
For the Internet Explorer web browser, please visit this page from Microsoft: here
For the Firefox web browser, please visit this page from Mozilla: here
For the Safari web browser, please visit this page from Apple: here
Cookies improve your experience on our website and we encourage you to leave them enabled.