Cookies and how they benefit you
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.
Our cookies help us:
Remember your settings during and between visits
Improve the speed/security of the site
Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies, we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you accept that we will store cookies on your device.
Website Function Cookies
Third party functions
Other embedded content
Disabling these cookies will probably break the functions offered by these third parties.
Social Website Cookies
So you can easily share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.
Cookies are set by:
The privacy implications of this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on those networks.
Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
This helps us to improve our website. These so called “analytics” programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before - helping us to put time into the developing the right content for you.
We use Google Analytics to collect site statistics. If you are anti-Google you can opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics (we’d prefer you didn’t though as this data is seriously helpful to us in improving our website).
Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies. Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our website and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
If you have any views on the cookies we are using, we would welcome your input!