What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers containing information that is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. A cookie can be used to identify a user’s computer or internet enabled device to the website, or to other third party websites.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. You can access the “Help” function in your browser to find out more. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Cookies will expire at the end of the period set out in the below table.
Third party cookies
What cookies do we use?
The only cookies we use are Google Analytics cookies. We use these cookies to collect information about how you use our site. This information helps us to understand how you engage with our site and provides us with a report on the usage of the site. This information on website usage does not identify individuals but rather provides us with anonymous information including how many people have visited the site, which parts of the site they have visited etc. We use this information to improve the site.