Cookies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your mobile (or other electronic device) when you access the Website. We use cookies and other online tracking devices on the Website to:

  • recognise you whenever you visit the Website (this speeds up your access to the Website so you do not have to log on each time);
  • obtain information about your preferences, online movements and use of the internet;
  • carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve the Website content and services and to help us better understand our visitor and customer requirements and interests; and
  • make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable.

The information we obtain from the use of cookies will not usually contain your personal data. Although we may obtain information about your device such as your IP address, your browser and/or other internet log information, this will not usually identify you personally. In certain circumstances we may collect personal information about you—but only where you voluntarily provide it (e.g. by completing an online form).

In most cases we will need your consent in order to use cookies on this Website. The exception is where the cookie is essential in order for us to provide you with a service you have requested.

Third party cookies

We work with third-party suppliers who may also set cookies on the Website. These third-party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our Website. If you want further information, please go to the website for the relevant third party. You will find additional information in the table below.

Description of cookies

The table below is designed to provide more information about the cookies we use and why:

Cookie Name:  ASP.NET_SessionId
Description: These cookies are used to enable core site functionality and are created automatically when you visit the website.
They do not contain any personal information and are automatically deleted when you close your browser.
Duration: Session

Cookie Name:  _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz
Description: Google Analytics. These cookies allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Duration:  Session

How to turn off cookies

If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of the Website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to: www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

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