What are cookies?

In the context of computers, cookies are small files that contain information about browsing activity. Whenever you visit a website, the website sends a cookie to the device you’re using to access the website. Your device automatically stores the cookie in a file that’s located within your web browser. When you revisit a site, the website will respond in a more personalized way, remembering your preferences, providing faster page load times and so forth.

We use the following cookie on this site"

  • 'Strictly necessary' cookies: These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Site and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
  • 'Performance Cookies': These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Site, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our Site works.
  • 'Functionality Cookies': These cookies allow the Site to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features.
  • 'Targeting cookies or advertising cookies': These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaigns.

You can control and manage cookies in various ways. Please keep in mind that removing or blocking cookies can negatively impact your user experience and parts of our website may no longer be fully accessible.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can choose whether or not to accept cookies through your browser controls, often found in your browser’s “Tools” or “Preferences” menu. For more information on how to modify your browser settings or how to block, manage or filter cookies can be found in your browser’s help file or through such sites as https://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

More about your privacy

To find out more about how we protect your privacy, when using our website, see our Terms of Service.