2) What are cookies and what do they do?
A cookie is a small text document, which often includes a unique identifier. When you visit a website, a computer asks your computer or device for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.
Information gathered through cookies may include the date and time of the visits made to a website, the pages viewed and the time spent at a website. They are used to make websites work, or make them work more efficiently (e.g. by recognising user settings) as well as to provide information to the website owners.
Although this Policy refers to the general term ‘cookie’, it also applies to any similar tracking technologies that we use (such as ‘web beacons’, ‘clear GIFs’ and ‘pixel tags’).
For further details on cookies, please visit All About Cookies where you can find comprehensive information on cookies and similar technologies.
You can also opt out of receiving cookies for Google Analytics by visiting https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Click on the links below to find out how to change your cookie settings in:
iPhone and iPad
We use some cookies which are essential for the user to navigate the website and to use its features.
We use “analytics” cookies which, in conjunction with our web server’s log files, allow us to collect information about how the user makes use of the website, for example to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our website and which parts of our website are most popular. This helps us gather feedback so that we can improve our website and better serve our users.
Most of our cookies expire within a few days, although some may persist for longer periods of time.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which they are used in the table below
This offers targeted search results. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and help us improve the site. The cookies collect information including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they have visited.
6) Changes to this Policy
Last updated: March 2019