Our website currently uses five cookies. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of the website which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.
The cookies we use are ‘analytical’ cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they’re using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily.
- Analyse our web traffic using an analytics package. This helps us to improve the website structure, design, content and function.
- Identify whether you are signed in to the website. A cookie allows us to check whether you are a registered user who has signed in to the site.
- Store information about your preferences. The website can then present you with information you will find more relevant and interesting.
- To recognise when you return to the site. We may do this so we can show you relevant content. It also helps our web analytics.
Cookies do not give us access to your computer or any information about you other than that which you choose to share with us.
Please note that refusing or deleting cookies might affect how our website functions. Some pages or services might become unavailable to you.
To learn more about cookies in general and how they are used, visit All About Cookies.