What’s a cookie?

A “cookie” is a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive and which records your navigation of a website so that, when you revisit that website, it can present tailored options based on the information stored about your last visit. Cookies can also be used to analyse traffic and for advertising and marketing purposes.

Cookies are used by nearly all websites. If you want to check or change what types of cookies you accept, this can usually be altered within your browser settings. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.  You can disable cookies by using the link at the bottom of the page.

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to do two things:

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Cookies can also be categorised as follows:

Google Analytics

Google analytics is being used on this website to monitor its performance.  The data profiling captured by Google analytics includes anonymised age range, gender and location information.