Cookies are small files of letters and numbers that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit if you agree. They contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. Cookies help us to improve the website and deliver a better and more personalised service to you.
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when connecting to the internet. This information does not identify you personally.
We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using cookies. A cookie cannot read data from your hard disk or read cookie files created by other websites.
You may refuse to accept cookies or to be alerted when a cookie is being sent by activating the relevant setting on your browser. If you choose not to accept cookies our website may not function properly or may be considerably slower.
The table below explains what cookies we use and why.
|Browser Session||PHPSESSID||Strictly NecessaryThis cookie is set by the website when a user visits the site and is an essential cookie for the operation of the website.This cookie does not display any identifiable or tracking information and is deleted when the user closes their browser.|
|Google Analytics||_ga_gat||Analytical/PerformanceThese cookies are used to 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.
|PerformanceWe use YouTube to embed a selection of videos on our website. These cookies are set by YouTube and are third-party cookies served by the domain youtube.com. They may be set when a visitor to this website clicks the ‘Share’ button on an embedded YouTube video. These cookie may be used by YouTube to store session preferences that relate to your activity when watching the embedded videos. These cookies do not gather information that identifies a user.
|Accessibility||a11y-larger-fontsize||FunctionalityThis cookie is used to remember if a user chooses to view the site using a larger font size.|
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
We encourage you to take a look at our Privacy Notice to learn about your rights, what information we collect, how we use and protect it.