Cookies generally do not hold any information to identify an individual person, but are instead used to identify a browser on an individual machine.
Cookies can be categorized into two standard uses, depending on how long they are used:
Session cookies only last for your online session and disappear from your computer or device when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies stay on your computer or device after the browser has been closed and last for the period of time specified in the cookie. These persistent cookies may be checked each time you visit the site where the cookie was generated or, in the case of third-party cookies, from another site that also uses the same service.
Types of Cookies used on our site
These cookies allow us to provide you with a better online experience when you use our website. They do not gather or store any information which would allow us to identify you personally.
Performance (analytics) cookies
Performance cookies help us to understand how our customers use our site, so we can keep our content relevant, easy to use and up to date. For example, we can see which content is most popular, identify when and where errors occur, and test different versions of a page in order to provide an improved online experience.
Third Party websites
Consent to Cookies
If you continue to use our website we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies from our website. However, if you would prefer to change your cookie settings, see 'Manage Cookies' below.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies unless you change your internet browser settings. If you wish to restrict, block or delete the cookies which are set by our website, you can generally do this through your browser settings. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your internet browser. If you set your internet browser preferences to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
If you delete cookies relating to this website we will not remember things about you, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit the site.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
We may need to update this Cookie Statement in the future and so encourage you to review this Cookie Statement periodically to stay informed about how we are using cookies. This cookie statement was last updated July 2018.