A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we place onto a user's device. It is used to tailor the user experience either for the duration of their visit (using what is known as a session cookie) or for repeat visits (whereby we store what is known as a persistent cookie).
We also use "analytical" cookies which allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how these users move around our website.
Are cookies Safe?
Yes, cookies are completely safe and do not hold any private information which could personally identify you. If you would like to find out more about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org
Types of cookies
This type only lasts for the duration you are on the website.
This type of cookie stays on a user's device and remembers their settings the next time they visit.
These cookies are set by this website directly and have been programmed specifically for functionality relating to its usage.
These are cookies set by other websites. See section 3. below.
Users can manage or block the cookies set by us, or indeed any other website, should they wish to do so. This can be done via the browser settings on the user's device. A user who has consented can also withdraw their consent at any time using these settings.
For more comprehensive information on the subject of blocking cookies please visit www.aboutcookies.org. Users who wish to specifically manage or block cookies on the browser of their mobile device may need to refer to the manual for the handset.
Users should be aware that restricting or blocking cookies may have an impact on the functionality of this website and affect the intended experience.
We reserve the right to embed content from websites such as YouTube. As a result users should check the relevant third party website for more information about those cookies.
Cookies set by us
A persistent cookie is used to store the user's consent for us to store cookies on their machine.
We reserve the right to add further cookies in the future if we feel they will be beneficial for the performance of this website.
Cookies set by third parties
We use Google Analytics, a free service offered by Google that gathers detailed information about the visitors to this website. This information is used to measure the flow of visitors around the site with a view to improving the user experience over time. Get more information on the cookies gathered by this service.