What are cookies?
A cookie is a small data file, often including a unique identifier, which is sent to your computer, mobile phone or tablet device by the web server so the website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the website.
When you visit the website again, the cookies allow us to recognise your browser. The cookie will collect information relating to your use of our website’s content, information about your device, e.g. the device’s IP address and browser type, broad location and, if you arrived at our site via a link from third party website, the URL of the linking page. If you are a subscriber, it may also collect your name and email address, which may be transferred to data processors for registered user or subscriber verification purposes.
Cookies record information about your online preferences and help us to tailor our content to your interests. Information provided by cookies can help us analyse your use of our content and help us to provide you with a better user experience.
Please note that cookies may store your preferences and other information but cannot read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites.
Categories of cookies we use:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website.
- Performance and Functionality Cookies.
These are used to recognize you when you return to our Site. This enables us to personalize our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region), but are non-essential to the performance of the website.
- Analytical or Customization Cookies.
These cookies collect information about how users access and move through the website. We use this information in either aggregate form to help us to improve the way our website works, or to personalize our website to your interests.
- Advertising Cookies
These cookies are used to make the advertising displayed on the website more relevant to you. These cookies prevent ads reappearing and ensure that ads are properly displayed. Certain third party cookies may track users over different websites are will provide ads relevant to your interests.
- Social Media Cookies
These cookies allow us to integrate social media functions into our Site and may also be used for advertising purposes.
How does it work?
When you first access the websites, you receive a message advising you that cookies are in use. By clicking “Accept”, closing the message, or continuing to browse the website, you signify that you understand and agree to the use of these technologies, as described in this Cookies Policy.
You can chose to block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. Should you have other questions or concerns about our Cookies policy and practices, please contact us at [email protected]