What are cookies?
Cookies are small snippets of information placed on your computer's hard drive or in your browser memory when you visit a web site.
What do cookies do?
Cookies help to make the interaction between users and web sites faster and easier. For example, if you continue to use this web site a cookie will inform our site that you've seen our cookie information.
Some of the cookies we use help us understand how our customers use our web site, for example the pages they visit and the links they click on.
What our cookies don't do is store any personal or confidential information about you.
Should I keep cookies turned on?
We advise you to keep cookies turned on during your visits to our web site because parts of the site rely on them to work properly.
Managing, disabling and enabling cookies
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies from any web site by modifying the settings in your browser. If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our web site, you can do this through your browser settings.
For more information about how to manage and disable cookies you can use the 'Help' function within your browser or please visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Please note that deleting or disabling cookies set by this web site could affect the functionality of our web site and you will not be able to access certain areas or features.
In addition to our standard cookies, we currently use some of the tools provided by Google to enable us to ensure the site offers you a good performance. These tools track the number of people accessing our site along with basic information about which pages are being visited etc.
The cookies are used to capture anonymous data about a user's journey around our web site and the information is aggregated in order to allow us to analyse trends and to make improvements.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all web sites (not just ours), you can visit tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout for more information.
If you require any further information about cookies or how to disable them, please visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.