What are cookies?
The types of cookies we use
We use three types of cookies on our website: session cookies that are deleted after each visit persistent/tracking cookies that remain in place across multiple visits to our websites third party cookies that are used by other parties, for example google analytics The cookies that make our website work are:
|_ga||Statistics||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on
how the visitor
uses the website
|_gat||Statistics||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate||1 day|
|_gid||Statistics||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor
uses the website
We do not use third party cookies for advertising purposes.
Session cookies and persistent cookies are necessary in order for you to use our website. These cookies can be deleted via your browser, but this will restrict the functions that you are able to carry out on our websites.
Session cookies expire when you leave the website and are not stored on your computer and do not contain any personal data.
Persistent cookies last beyond your visit to our website. We use google analytics on our website. This is a tracking cookie which enables us to track how popular a site is and to record visitor trends over time. The cookie does not contain any personal data, but it does contact your computer’s ip address to determine where in the world you are accessing the website from and to track your page visits within the site.
For more information on how to disable cookies in your browser please see the Information Commissioners Office website – http://www.ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies