A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.
We use only Preferences, Security, Processes, Advertising, Session State, Analytics cookies on our website.
AWSELB: Collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Pixel: Performs a custom function for this website;
CloudFlare: Used to permit access to the CloudFlare Content Delivery Network, which is used to ensure the performance of this website. This cookie is strictly necessary for site security operations and can't be turned off.
DoubleClick: Performs a custom function for this website;
Facebook: Features for sharing via Facebook. Does not set a cookie by itself, but if one is present it will read it.
We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website.
Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.
The analytics cookies used by our website have the following names: _utma, _utmb, _utmc , _utmz, _ga and AWSELB.
The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.
Our website also uses third party cookies.
Details of other third party cookies used by our website are set out below:Google Analytics: _ga (Used for analytics);
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy" and then "Advanced";
in Firefox (version 36) you can block all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options", "Privacy", selecting "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu, and unticking "Accept cookies from sites"; and in Chrome (version 41), you can block all cookies by accessing the "Customise and control" menu, and clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Content settings", and then selecting "Block sites from setting any data" under the "Cookies" heading.
However, if you are still looking for more information, you can contact us via the 'Speak To Us' page.