A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we send to your computer to allow us to collect standard internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form.
The cookies we use are:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies that are used you can do this through your internet browser settings. There is a website, www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information about how to do this on a variety of browsers. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.