Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you.

A cookie is a file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. Most websites use them and they are generally harmless. When you revisit the website later or visit a different webpage a copy of the cookie file is sent to the website.

Cookies can be used to store information and have many uses. With the most common being tracking, remembering your details or settings, and to keep you logged in to an account.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you visit our site.

You can find out more information about cookies from the following websites:

  • Wikipedia
  • Microsoft
  • Mozilla

 

How we use cookies

Like most interactive websites our site uses cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. These pieces of information are used to improve services for you, for example, by:

  • measuring how many people are using our website, so they can be made easier to use and to ensure there is enough capacity
  • analysing anonymised data to help us understand how people interact with our website so we can make it better.

 

How can I disable or block cookies?
You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you visit our site. We recommend visiting your browser help section to find out more about managing cookies.

  • Firefox
  • Internet Explorer
  • Chrome
  • Safari

You may also wish to visit AboutCookies.org for comprehensive information on how to block cookies on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your machine as well as more general information about cookies.

 

Third party cookies opt-out

Some cookies are used and provided by third-party sources. While we might not use all of them, here are the main links you can use to opt-out should you wish.

  • Google Analytics
  • Google Ads
  • Add This
  • Share This
  • Facebook Ads

 

Do not track me!

Do not track is an up and coming feature in web browsers which allows you to tell websites that you do not want to be tracked. While not all websites currently use this you can find out more how to set it up on your browser from the following websites.

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Internet Explorer
  • Apple Mac app