The information on this page describes the cookies we use on this website and what we use them for.
Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on the device you are using. These include small files known as cookies, please be aware that these cannot be used to identify you personally.
These pieces of information are used to improve services for you in various ways, examples include:
- Measuring how many people are using services, so they can be made easier to use and there’s enough capacity to ensure they are fast.
- Recognising that you may already have given a username and password so you don’t need to do it for every web page requested.
- Enabling a service to recognise your device so you don’t have to give the same information several times during one task.
- Monitoring traffic to a website to enable better or more information can be displayed to the correct people over time.
At present we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy on all of our websites which means that we assume you are happy with this usage.
If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete the cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting.
Therefore we do not collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.
You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy with regard to its analytics service here.
Because the details of these cookies may change we have listed links below, that you can follow to find out more about the respective third parties’ positions on privacy. These cookies may also vary depending on whether or not you are logged in to any of the social media services below whilst browsing our website.