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Cookies

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie.

Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers.

Please note that all of these Cookies on our websites exist to enable functionality on the website and not for advertising purposes.

Google Analytics cookies

We use Google analytics (they use Cookies) to allow us to see which pages of our website are being looked at and which are not. This allows us to remove unused areas and pages, for example.

Google Language

We use Google language (they use Cookies) to support users with changing the website text to their preferred language.

Turning cookies off

Some people find the idea of a website storing this type of information on their computer or mobile device intrusive.

If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your browser so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set.

If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.