for the purposes that we’ve explained below in our policy.
We last updated our policy on August 12, 2019.
1. Information about cookies
A cookie is a small text file that is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our
There are 4 different types of cookies:
Strictly-necessary cookies (required for the website to run). These allow you to do things like log in securely.
Performance cookies (which measure how many visitors use our site, which pages they visit and how they interact
with the site). These help us to improve our website.
Functionality cookies (which remember specific visitor’s preferences for the way they use our site, e.g. language
settings or font size).
Targeting/advertising cookies (these collect information about individual visitors that enable us, or third parties, to
provide relevant advertisements to those who have visited our site)
Our website may use each type of cookie in order to:
Make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable
Improve our services
Recognise you whenever you visit this website and distinguish you from other users of our site
Obtain information about your preferences and use of our site
Provide you with advertising that is tailored to your interests
Carry out research and data analysis to help us to improve our content and services and to better understand our
customer preferences and interests
Your web browser places cookies on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information
We have set out specific details of the cookies we use on our site in section 4 below.
2. Third-party cookies
Like many other websites, third parties may also set cookies on our website. These third parties are responsible for
the cookies they set on our site and we have no control over them. For further information on how their cookies
policies work, please visit their websites.
3. Managing cookies
You can manage cookies yourself.
You will need to visit the web browser’s site to manage, but for ease we have provided links to popular browsers
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en
Microsoft Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-deletemanage-cookies
Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_US
For further information about cookies and how to manage or disable them please go to: www.aboutcookies.org.
Please also note that if you change/block cookies then:
some parts of our website may not function properly or as well as they otherwise might;
changes will apply across all websites that you visit (unless you choose to block cookies only from particular
the settings that you change will only apply on the device on which you change the settings and will not apply across
all other devices that you use.
4. Specific details
We have set out in the table below details of each of the cookies on our site, a description of what they do and, where
relevant, external links that provide more information about them:
Cookie Name Description External Information (if relevant)
Google Analytics We use Google Analytics to analyse
the use of this website. Google
Analytics generates statistical and
other information about website use
by means of cookies, which are
stored on users’ computers. The
information generated relating to our
website is used to create reports
about the use of the website. Google
will store this information.