What are cookies?
A cookie is a small data file that is essential for the proper functioning of our Website.
Cookies help our systems to recognise your browser and to provide features such as
providing you with access to information that you have previously confirmed you are able
to access. Cookies do not retrieve information about you stored on your hard drive, or
corrupt or damage your computer or computer files.
Which similar technologies do we use?
We may also use other technologies such as browser analysis tools, server logs, web
beacons, and other tracking technologies for similar purposes as described in this cookie
policy and we may include them on our Website. The information provided below about
cookies also applies to these technologies.
We use the following cookies on our Website:
Strictly necessary cookies.These are cookies that are required for the operation of our
Website. They include, for example, cookies that help ensure the content of a webpage loads
quickly and effectively. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but
some parts of our Website will not then work.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors
and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to
improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are
looking for easily. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our
Website and we will not be able to monitor its performance.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Website. This
enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your
choice of language or region). They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services
we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services
may not function properly.
Targeting cookies.These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited
and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Website and the
advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information
with third parties for this purpose. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less