Cookies Policy Last updated: (25-05-2018)
What are cookies:
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
Below are some examples that we use on our website.
• Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the website. For example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the website.
• Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works.
• Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences.
• Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed.
How long do cookies stay on my computer?
Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies.
Session cookies only last until you close your browser. They are not stored on your hard drive. They are usually used to track the pages that you visit so that information can be customised for you for that visit.
Persistent cookies are stored on your hard drive until you delete them or they reach their expiry date. For example, they may be used to remember your preferences when you use the site.
• Give you a better online experience
• Allow you to set personal preferences
• Ensure your checkout process functions correctly
• Protect your security
• Measure and improve our service
What information is kept by the cookie?
A cookie will typically hold:
• The name of the website that it has come from
• A value – usually a randomly generated unique number
• How long the cookie will stay on your computer or phone
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service. For example, Google Analytics to count the number of users to our website.
What are your choices regarding cookies:
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:
To learn more about cookies and find more information about blocking certain types of cookies, please visit the ICO website Cookies page.