What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored by your browser, and allows it to remember information between web pages and browser sessions.
There are two main types of cookies:
Session cookies: specific to a particular visit and limited to sending session identifiers (random numbers generated by the server) so you don’t have to re-enter information when you navigate to a new page. Session cookies are not permanently stored on your device and are deleted when the browser closes.
Persistent cookies: record information about your preferences, device and/or website usage and are stored in your browser cache or mobile device.
Turning off and deleting cookies
Web browsers allow you to limit cookie behaviour or turn off cookies within the settings or options of the browser. The steps to do this are different for each browser, you can find instructions under the Help menu of your browser. Through your browser you can also view the cookies that are on your computer, and delete individual ones, or purge them all.
Please note that you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of our Site and there may be issues with Site functionality if you delete or refuse certain cookies.
What are cookies?
We have categorised the cookies on our Site as set out below:
|Type of cookie||Purpose of cookie|
|Analytics||These cookies collect information on how users use our Site, for example which pages you visit most often, which sessions you attend, whether you receive any error messages and how you arrived at our Site. Information collected by these cookies is used to analyse and improve your use of our Site and log session attendance.|
In addition, we have set out below more detailed information regarding the cookies placed when you visit the Site.