What are cookies?
A cookie is a small amount of data which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer (or other electronic device). More information about cookies can be found at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.cookiecentral.com (please note that we cannot be responsible for the content on external websites).
The types of cookies we use
We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for the operation of our Website. They are set, for example, to enable you to log into secure areas of our Website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services, or to allow you to message us via our Website.
Performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of users and to see how users interact with our Website. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users can easily find what they are looking for.
Functional cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Website. This enables us to remember your cookies preferences, for example.
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Website, the individual pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the content of our Website and advertising more relevant to your interests.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use, the purposes for which we use them and the time after which they will expire in the table below:
We do not require your consent to use strictly necessary cookies, but we do require your consent before using performance cookies, functional cookies and targeting cookies.
Third party cookies
Changing your cookie preferences
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. To find out how to do this visit www.allaboutcookies.org. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website and your experience of our Website may be impaired.
You can also use your social media accounts and/or device privacy settings to adjust your preferences on cookies and tracking.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
You can also opt-out of interest-based advertising from members of opt-out schemes by visiting the following websites:
Network Advertising Initiative – Please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/
EDAA – Please visit http://www.youronlinechoices.com/
More about your privacy
Third party websites
When we include links on our Website to other websites, please bear in mind that these third party websites will have their own privacy and cookies policies that will govern the use of any information you submit on those websites. These third party websites may set their own cookies that capture your personal data. We recommend you read their policies as we are not responsible or liable for the actions of any third parties.
This Cookies Policy was last updated in May 2021.