Cookies

How we use cookies on our website

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer while you are visiting a website. Cookies help make websites work.

We use essential cookies that are required for the operation of our website. These cookies allow us to link your actions as you move around our site during a browser session. A browser session starts when you open the browser window and finishes when you close the browser window. These essential cookies are only created temporarily. Once you close the browser all the essential cookies are deleted.

We use Google Analytics, a popular web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help us to analyse how users use the site. It counts the number of visitors and tells us things about their behaviour overall - such as the typical length of stay on the site or the average number of pages a user views. We do not use Google Analytics to track individual users or to identify them, but to gain useful knowledge about how the site is used so that we can keep improving it for our users. We do not control the use of these third-party cookies, and you should check Google's privacyhttp://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ if you have concerns. The Google Analytics cookies that are used on this website are:

Service Cookie name Expiry
Google Analytics _utma 2 years
Google Analytics _utmb After a day
Google Analytics _utmc When you close your browser
Google Analytics _utmz 6 months

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 our web site or certain parts of it.

Please note that third party sites which we may link to may also use cookies over which we have no control.

More information about cookies, including how to block them or delete them, can be found at www.allaboutcookies.org