Cookie Policy

Most websites you visit will use cookies to help customise your experience. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Use of cookies on our website

Cookie Type

Purpose

Potential Intrusiveness to Customer

Essential These cookies are essential for our site to function. They are used to ensure that log-ins are secure. Low
User Engagement Our site uses some social media tools such as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube as well as comment fields on blogs, forums and forms. This allows for a certain element of user engagement and these cookies allow this to happen. These types of cookies are non-essential for the functionality of our site. Low
Google Analytics These cookies collect information, none of which is personal or traceable back to an individual. They help us to see how many visitors come to our site and how our site is used. This data will help us to produce reports that will lead to site improvements going forward and allow us to provide better services to our visitors. These types of cookies are non-essential for the functionality of our site. See Google’s privacy policy for more information. Low

Third party cookies

We sometimes embed video content and photos from websites such as YouTube and flickr. Pages with this embedded content may present cookies from these websites. Similarly, when you use one of the share buttons on our website, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these cookies.

How to manage cookies

If you wish to restrict, block or delete cookies from our website - or any other website - you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different so check the 'Help' menu of your particular browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

Please bear in mind that if you do this, certain personalised features of this website cannot be provided to you.