What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file of text and numbers that is created by a website automatically and stored on your computer or other device when you visit the site.

Cookies are widely used by almost every website on the internet. They are useful for many reasons. They can help you navigate pages more easily. Some cookies help you translate web pages, log into the site or remember your region or country preferences. Other cookies help the website owner to measure how many people visit the site and which pages they visit.

Cookies used on this site

The cookies on this site aren’t used to identify you personally. They pose no security or virus risk to your computer. Some cookies ‘expire’ immediately after you close your browser tab or window. Below are examples of cookies used on this site.

Consent cookie

You may see a pop-up message about cookies when you visit this site. If you agree to accept cookies, we will store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen the pop-up message and knows not to show it again.

Of course, you can still make full use of the site if you specifically choose to delete or not to accept the cookie.

Necessary or session cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as when you add items to a shopping cart. We don’t have to ask for your explicit consent to use these cookies as these are necessary to run the website. These cookies expire when you close your browser.

Google Analytics cookies

We use Google Analytics cookies to collect anonymous information on all site visitors. We use this information to help us improve the site. The information collected includes the number of visitors to the site, where vistors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Examples of information collected includes the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, how long each visitor spends on the site, type of browser the visitor is using and the pages they visited.

For more information Google Analytics cookies including how you can manage your settings and opt out, please visit: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

How to manage cookies set by our site

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent cookies being stored.

Please note, if you do turn cookies off this may limit the service that we are able to provide to you and may affect your visitor experience.

Find out more information about cookies and how to manage them.