COOKIE POLICY

Cookie Policy

What is a Cookie?

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

What cookies are used on this website?

1. Necessary cookies let you interact and use all of the features on our website.

2. Performance cookies collect information about how visitors use our website and help us improve the way our website works. The information is completely anonymous. They tell us how people use each page, which pages are most popular, or whether any errors occur.

3. Functionality cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit.

4. Targeting cookies are linked to services provided by third parties, such as ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ buttons. The third party provides these services in return for recognising that you have visited our website and may subsequently use this information to target advertising to you on other websites.

Third party cookies

We do have relationships with third parties (Google) who may also set cookies during your visit to be used for re-marketing purposes – in other words to show you different products and services based on what you appear to be interested in. If you’d like to opt out, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website (opens in a new window – please note that we’re not responsible for the content of external websites).

Consent

By using our website, you’re consenting to our use of cookies.

Managing cookies

You can change your cookie settings and remove already stored cookies through your web browser. However removing or disabling cookies can affect the functionality and prevent you from using certain parts of the website.

Managing cookies on different browsers

To enable cookies

If you’re not sure of the type and version of web browser you use to access the Internet:

For PCs: click on ‘Help’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘About’ option

For Macs: with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the ‘About’ option

How to check cookies are enabled for PCs

Google Chrome

Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options

Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button

Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0

Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’ , then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab

Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser

Settings above Medium will disable cookies

Mozilla Firefox

Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options

Then select the Privacy icon

Click on Cookies, then select ‘allow sites to set cookies’

Safari

Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option

Click on ‘Security’, check the option that says ‘Block third-party and advertising cookies’

Click ‘Save’

How to check cookies are enabled for Macs

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX

Click on ‘Explorer’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Preferences’ options

Scroll down until you see ‘Cookies’ under Receiving Files

Select the ‘Never Ask’ option

Safari on OSX

Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option

Click on ‘Security’ then ‘Accept cookies’

Select the ‘Only from site you navigate to’

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX

Click on ‘Mozilla’ or ‘Netscape’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option

Scroll down until you see cookies under ‘Privacy & Security’

Select ‘Enable cookies for the originating web site only’

Opera

Click on ‘Menu’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Settings’

Then select ‘Preferences’, select the ‘Advanced’ tab

Then select ‘Accept cookies’ option

All other browsers

Please consult your documentation or online help files.

Third-party cookies

When you visit our website you may notice some cookies that are not related to us. When you visit a page that contains embedded content, for example from YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Further information about cookies

If you’d like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit www.aboutcookies.org (opens in a new window – please note that we can’t be responsible for the content of external websites).