Effective date: 3 October 2019
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file of letter and numbers that a website saves on the hard drive or internal memory of your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. For more information see: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
We only use one type of cookie, known as analytical or performance cookie. They allow us to do a few things, including:
- Count the number of visitors to our site and see how they move around when they’re using it.
- Store information about your preferences, which allows us to customise our site and provide you with content which may interest you.
- Recognise you when you return to our site.
All of this helps us to make our site better for you as it means we can ensure you find what you’re looking for easily and speed up your searches.
Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can control, delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of this site may not work as intended (see how to control cookies below).
The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
How to control cookies?
You can control and/or delete cookies within your browser, by activating its setting that allows you to refuse all or some cookies - for details see aboutcookies.org.
Please be aware that if you change your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies), you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit the site and you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Cookies expire at different rates, while browser local storage does not expire at all. We suggest that if you would like these to be deleted, you do this manually through your browser controls.