What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identify your browser or device.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience.
To enable this some cookies are applied when you enter the sites. We keep all the information collected from cookies in a non–personally identifiable format. Our cookies located on your computer do not retain your name or your IP address.
What types of cookies do we use?
- Analytical/performance purposes – this allows us to recognise and calculate the number of visitors and to see how visitors navigate around the website when they are using it, therefore helping us to improve our website functionality, for example, by ensuring that users can easily find what they are looking for.
- Google Analytics and other third-party analytics’ providers to help measure how users interact with our website content. These cookies “remember” what our users have done on previous pages and how they’ve interacted with the website. For more information on Google Analytics, visit Google’s information page. For instructions on how to opt out of Google Analytics, visit the link.
- Functionality purposes – to help us recognise you when you return to our website. This allows us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences and settings.
- Sharing purposes – this allows you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
If you have any questions regarding our cookies policy, please contact us.