When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser in the form of cookies. This information may be about you, your preferences or your device. This is mostly used to make the website work as you would expect it to. The information doesn’t identify you but can be used to offer a more personalized web experience.
Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose to not allow certain types of cookies. By clicking on the different category headings, you can find out more and change from our default settings. However, by blocking certain types of cookies this may negatively impact your experience on the site and the services we are able to offer.
These cookies are necessary for the website to be able to function, hence cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services. This includes setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set up your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, however some parts of the website won’t work as a result. These cookies don’t store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which are sent to a browser when you visit websites, they are then saved to your device (computer or other devices with internet access i.e. smartphone or tablet). Cookies are stored in a file in your browser’s folder. Cookies usually contain the name of the website they came from and the date of origin. Upon your next visit, the browser loads these cookies again and sends this information back to the website which originally created the cookies. The cookies we use won’t harm your computer.
How to change settings of cookies?
Majority of browsers have been set to automatically accept cookies. However, this setting can be changed by blocking cookies. Instructions for changing cookies can be found in the ‘Help’ option of every browser. If you use different devices to access websites (e.g. computer, smartphone, tablet), we recommend you adjust every browser to suit your preferences regarding cookies.
Why to keep settings of cookies?