What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by websites you visit.
They are widely used to make websites work more efficiently for visitors, and to provide information to the owners of the site. Some of the cookies we use are essential in order for parts of the website to operate. In the table below we have given a description and purpose for each cookie we use.
We use information derived from cookies to:
- compile statistics on how our website is being used
- help you navigate around the website
- check that the website is operating effectively.
- establish which areas of the website are most relevant to you.
We use cookie technology with any online forms to ensure we maintain your confidentiality and security as you move through secure or password-protected areas of the website.
In your web browser you can control which types of cookies you allow. You can turn cookies on or off using your browser’s settings. You can also delete cookies and clear your browser’s cache (history).