What are Cookies
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are sent to your browser and stored on
your computer, mobile phone or other device when you visit a website. The cookies send information back to
the website each time you return.
Cookies can be permanent (these are known as persistent cookies) where they remain on your computer until
you delete them, or temporary (these are known as session cookies) where they last only until you close your
Cookies can also be first-party cookies, which are those set by the website which is being visited, or
third-party cookies which are set by someone other than the owner of the website being visited.
pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience.
Cookies we use & what they are for
The cookies we use on our Service can be categorised as follows:
Strictly necessary cookies:
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use the services you have
asked for, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
We use this type of cookie to handle user registration and login. Without these cookies services you have
asked for cannot be provided. These cookies are first-party cookies, and can be either permanent or
temporary. In short, without these cookies our Service won't work properly.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to
most often and for how long.
We use these cookies to:
- provide statistics on how our Service is used
- measure the delivery of our advertising campaigns (we don't use this information to target adverts to you)
These cookies could be permanent or temporary cookies, first-party or third-party cookies. In short, these
cookies collect information on the pages visited and the adverts viewed.
These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the
country you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies may also be used to provide
services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.
We use these cookies to:
- remember whether a service has already been provided to you
- enhance the overall experience across the website by remembering your preferences. These cookies could be
permanent or temporary, first-party or third-party cookies. In short, these cookies remember choices you
make to improve your user experience.
These cookies are used to limit the number of times you see an advert as well as help measure the delivery
of advertising campaigns.
Advertising cookies are used to manage the advertising across the website (these cookies are not used on our
websites to target advertising to you).
Advertising cookies are placed by approved third parties such as advertisers and their agents, and can be
permanent or temporary cookies. In short, they are related to advertising services provided by approved
third parties on our website.
Other third-party cookies:
On some pages of our website we may have content from services such as YouTube or Facebook. Please note that
we do not control any cookies which are used by these services and you should check the relevant third-party
website for more information about these.
How to manage and remove cookies
If you would like to restrict, block or remove cookies you can do this through your web browser settings.
Depending on which browser you are using the steps required vary slightly. Click on any of the browser links
below for instructions.
Safari iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch)
If you are not using any of the above browsers, then the "Help" function within your web browser will tell
you what you need to do.
Please note that certain areas of our websites can only be accessed by having cookies enabled and you should
be aware that disabling cookies may prevent you from accessing some of our content and enjoying the full
features of our websites.
For information on how to manage cookies on your mobile device browser, you will need to refer to your
outlined in this policy.