What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website. Our Website may use “cookies” on this website to: •improve our services •make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable. •recognise you whenever you visit this website •obtain information about your preferences and use of our site •carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content and services and to help us better understand our customer requirements and interests
Our cookies will be used for Essential session management
•creating a specific log-in session for a user of the site in order that the site remembers that a user is logged in and that their page requests are delivered in an effective, secure and consistent manner; •recognising when a user of the site has visited before allowing us to identify the number of unique users we receive to the site and make sure we have enough capacity for the number of users that we get; •recognising if a visitor to the site is registered with us in any way; •we may also log information from your computer including the existence of cookies, your IP address and information about your browser program in order to allow us to diagnose problems, administer and track your usage of our site.
customising elements of the promotional layout and/or content of the pages of the site.
Performance and measurement
collecting statistical information about how our users use the site so that we can improve the site and learn which parts are most popular to users.
Third Party Cookies
We may work with third-party suppliers who may also set cookies on our website, for example Twitter, LinkedIn, and Adobe Flash Player which we use to display video content. These third-party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information please go to the website of the relevant third party.
Turning off Cookies
This document was last updated on 1st March 2018