1. What are cookies?
1.2 Cookies do not contain any personal or confidential information about you.
3. The types of cookies that we use
3.1 We use four types of cookies on our websites:
Session cookies that are deleted after each visit
Persistent cookies that remain in place across multiple visit to our websites
Tracking cookies that remain in place after each visit
Third party cookies that are used by other parties
3.2 Some cookies are essential and some are optional.
4. Essential cookies, Session Cookies, Persistent Cookies & Tracking Cookies
4.1 Session cookies and persistent cookies are necessary in order for you to use our website. These cookies can be deleted via your browser, but this will restrict the functions that you are able to carry out on our websites. For more information on how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the About Cookies Website.
4.2 Session cookies expire when you leave the website and are not stored on your computer and do not contain any personal data.
4.3 Persistent cookies last beyond your visit to our website.
4.4 We use Google Analytics on our website. This is a tracking cookie which enables us to track how popular our site is and to record visitor trends over time. The cookie does not contain any personal data but it does use your computers IP address to determine where in the world you are accessing the website from, and to track your page visit within the site.
5. Optional cookies
These cookies are usually supplied by business partners and help us to filter out information which is not relevant to you.
6. Accepting/blocking cookies
6.1 You can accept or block any cookies from any website through your browser settings. For further information about how to disable a cookie in your browser please visit the About Cookies Website.
7. Cookies and Demographics
We may use data from Google’s Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data (such as age, gender and interests) with Google Analytics.
8. More information on cookies
For more information about cookies visit the Information Commissioners website www.ico.gov.uk or www.allaboutcookies.org.