Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer and contains text information. Cookies are used to support a number of functions and allow the visitor to move around the website and use essential features like secure areas. These cookies don’t gather any information about you. ‘Performance’ cookies collect information about how you use our website, for instance which pages you visit, and if you experience any errors. These cookies don’t collect any information that could identify you – all the information collected is anonymous and is only used to help us improve how our website works. Usage tracking: The third party Google Analytics service is used by us, and it also stores cookies for usage tracking. Persistent login – if you request it, by ticking the ‘remember me’ box, we will store a cookie that allows you to be automatically logged in on our web sites. This should not be used on a shared computer, as anyone using the computer would be able to log in as you. Now or in the future third party advertising companies that we use will use cookies to keep track of the number of times adverts have been viewed, and to improve the relevance of ads that are displayed. Now or in the future we may send marketing emails to users who have chosen to receive them and place a cookie that lets us track the success of campaigns.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our websites, or your user experience will be affected. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our websites. More information about Cookies, including how to block them and/or delete them, can be found at Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our sites.