Cookies on our website

We use a feature of your internet browser called a ‘cookie’ on our website. We do not use ‘cookies’ to retrieve personal information about you from your computer.

What are Cookies?

A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers in a text file) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is then stored by that browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user.

For further information about how cookies work take a look at All About Cookies

Our Cookies

  • We use cookies for the following purposes
  • Improve the website’s usability and performance
  • Analyse the use of the website
  • Help with administering the website
  • Prevent fraud and enhance the security of the website

The cookies we use are non-identifying so any data we collect for analytical reasons is aggregated and anonymous.

We use Google Analytics to carry out statistical functions on our websites and you can read their privacy policy here.

To enhance the functionality of our website and provide security measures we use Cloudflare. You can view their privacy policy here.

Your Acknowledgement

By navigating around our website you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Managing Cookies

Most browsers will allow you to refuse to accept cookies;

Safari
Go to the Safari menu.
Click on the Preferences.
Click the ‘Security’ tab.
Under ‘Accept Cookies’, set it to accept, reject, or selectively accept cookies.

Firefox 3.0+
Click on ‘Tools’ in the menu bar
Click on ‘Options…’
Click on ‘Privacy’ Tab in the top section
From the drop down box select ‘Use custom setting for history’
Un -tick the box that says ‘Accept Cookies From sites’
Click OK and Close the screen.

Internet Explorer 7.0+
Click on ‘Tools’ in the menu bar
Click on ‘Options’
Click on ‘Privacy’ Tab on top section
Click on the ‘Advanced” button
Select ‘Prompt’ for both ‘First party cookies’ and ‘Third Party Cookies’
Click OK and Close the screen.

Google Chrome 8.0+
Click to ‘Tools Menu’
Click on ‘Options’
Click on ‘Under the Bonnet’
Click on ‘Cookie Setting’ button and tick ‘Block all third-party cookies without exception’
Close the screen.

Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you do block cookies some of the features on our website may be affected.

You can also delete any cookies already stored in your browser directory. Please individual browser help section for further assistance.