What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. It enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website.
Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options, functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information like how many people use the website and what pages they tend to visit.
Cookies on our website
- Analyse our web traffic using an analytics package
- Test content on our website
- Store information about your preferences
- To recognise when you return to our website
Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share with us.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some webpages and may affect how our website functions. Some webpages and services may become unavailable for you.