What is a Cookie?
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer and are commonly used on the internet. There are various types of cookies which perform different functions, such as analysing a user’s browsing behaviour or recording a user’s navigation of a website so that when a user revisits that site, the site owner can present tailored options to the user based on the stored information about previous visits.
Accepting or Rejecting Cookies
Most web browsers will accept cookies, but if you would prefer that we did not collect data by this method, you can disable this function within your browser settings. If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your web browser software to delete cookies and disable their use.
- collect information that will help us to distinguish visitors, to implement language preferences on our website and to improve their experience;
- compile statistical reports on website activity through analytics cookies e.g. numbers of visitors and the pages they visit; and
- remember information about you when you visit our Website.
Below, we have set out the categories of cookies that we use on our Website.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Website and use its features. Without these cookies, services you have asked for perhaps cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.