Last Updated: February 2021
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If you have any queries in relation to data protection, please email us at [email protected].
What is a cookie and what do they do?
A cookie may store information about how the site is used, which can be used for maintenance and improvement. They simply log numbers and provide grouped information about site navigation – this tells us if people can find what they want.
‘Session’ cookies, which are used for various reasons, and expire after your visit, remember for example, certain information as you navigate from one page to another so you don’t have to keep entering it.
Cookies which remember things for longer, from one session to the next, are called “persistent” cookies. Persistent cookies can do things like remember preferences and adjust content to suit you (personalisation).
Your privacy is important to us and we want to be transparent about the types of cookies used by this website as set out below:
|Cookie Name or ID||Type||Purpose||Data held by the Cookie||Cookie Expiry Date|
|CookieControl||Necessary||This cookie is used to remember that consent has been given to set cookies.||
No data is held by this cookie.
Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.
The _cfduid cookie collects and anonymizes IP addresses using a one-way hash of certain values. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.
|_ga||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report.||
The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
|_gid||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing.||The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.
|_gat||Performance||This cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.||Unique identifier for this website.||1 minute|
|addevent_track_cookie||Functional||This cookie allows the website to add events into the visitor's calendar.||
Unique identifier for this website.
Managing your cookies
Most web browsers allow some user 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 https://allaboutcookies.org/
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled.
There are a number of ways to manage cookies. If you use different computers in different locations you will need to ensure that each browser is adjusted to suit your cookie preferences.
You can easily delete any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser. For example, if you are using Microsoft Windows Explorer 8:
If you are not using Microsoft Windows Explorer, then you should search for “cookies” in the “Help” function for information on where to find your cookie folder and the controls to manage them.
Where can I get further information?