What are cookies and why do we use them?
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you do not give your consent to the setting of some cookies and/or use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Types of Cookies
There are four types of cookies that we use on the website:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies, These cookies are essential to enable you to move around the website and use its features. These cookies are deleted when you close your browser. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site.
- The performance or Analytical Cookies, These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website. For example, we use Google Analytics to track anonymized usage statistics for the site. This data is used to analyse how frequently people visit the site, how the website is found and which pages are most frequently viewed. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. This information is combined with data from thousands of other users to create an overall view of website use and is never identified individually or personally. These cookies are only used to identify ways to improve the website. To opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. For more information about Google Analytics, and the cookies it sets, please visit: https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies
- Functionality Cookies, These cookies allow us to recognise you and remember choices you make (such as choice of language or mobile device preferences) when you return to our website.
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