What are Cookies?
Cookies are a kind of short-term memory for the web. They are small pieces of data stored in your browser. They enable a site to 'remember' information between pages or visits, and are widely used to make the web experience more personal and engaging.
This page describes what information we gather, how we use it, and why we sometimes need to store it. We also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored - however, taking this step may cause some features to function incorrectly.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser help for instructions). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit.
The Cookies We Set
This site may also offer e-commerce and payment facilities, and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
Sometimes we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience while on the site. They also help us understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
When you submit data to us through a form like those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
Our site uses Google Analytics, one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web. It helps us understand how you use the site and how we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and which pages you visit so we can continue to improve the site.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
We may also use social media buttons and/or plugins that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, we allow certain social media sites to set cookies through our site. These cookies enhance your profile or contribute to the data held by those social media sites, outlined in their respective privacy policies. At this time, the list of social media sites connected with our site includes Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.