Cookie policy

GENERAL

To enhance your experience of using our wesite ("site"), we use technology called 'Cookies' which allows our site to recognise and respond to you as an individual. Cookies are small files we place in your computer's browser, with your consent, to store your preferences. Cookies by themselves do not provide us with personal information such as your name and/or email address, however, once you provide such information during your interaction with our site, this information may be linked to the data stored within a Cookie.

We use Cookies to personalise and to better understand how you use our site so that we can improve our content, design and service offerings. For example, we may use cookies to personalise your experience of the site such as to recognise you when you return to our site or to save your password in password-protected areas.

You have full control over which non-essential Cookies you're ok with and which you aren't, and you can control your preferences at any time via our Cookie Preference Centre which can be accessed by clicking on the 'Cookie Settings' button at the bottom right of the home page or by clicking on Cookie Settings.


WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?

Strictly necessary cookies 
These Cookies are essential for the functionality of our site. You can’t change this option.

Analytical/performance cookies 
These Cookies allow us to analyse the performance of our site, such as to recognise and count the number of visitors to our site and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily and efficiently. The information collected by these Cookies is anonymous and cannot be used to identify you. These are set to 'inactive' by default, but you can enable or disable these cookies at any time. If you click 'Allow All Cookies' on our Cookie Banner when you first visit our site, Performance Cookies will be activated.

Functionality cookies 
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. 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. These are set to 'inactive' by default, but you can enable or disable these cookies at any time. If you click 'Allow All Cookies' on our Cookie Banner when you first visit our site, Performance Cookies will be activated.

Targeting cookies 
These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We may use this information to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose. These are set to 'inactive' by default, but you can enable or disable these cookies at any time. If you click 'Allow All Cookies' on our Cookie Banner when you first visit our site, Performance Cookies will be activated.


Manage your Cookie Preferences

You can choose to accept or decline Cookies by, for example, visiting www.youronlinechoices.com or by clicking on the AdChoices logo that you will see in the corner of advertisements that carry behavioural targeting cookies. 

Alternatively, when you visit our Cookies Preference Centre (click on the Cookie Settings button above), you will find each of the four categories of Cookies represented by a tab; By clicking on a tab, you can view each Cookie that we use under that category; By clicking on the Cookie name, you can view even more information about that particular Cookie and its uses.

You can also manage your Cookie Prefences in your browser's settings, depending on which browser you use. Instructions on how to do this with common browsers are:

If you do decide to disable certain Cookies, please note that not all elements of our website may function as intended, so your experience on our site may be affected.