Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are simple text files that websites/apps store on your hard drive or browser. Typically, they contain two pieces of information: a site name and unique user ID. Cookies are used to remember your preferences for a site and to record how many times you have visited a site. This means we can tailor your experience depending on your preferences and measure overall usability of our websites/apps.

How can I block Cookies?

You can delete existing cookies off your hard drive and choose to block new cookies from our websites/apps. You can find out how to do this by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/. However, should you choose to block cookies then some features on our websites/apps might not work as expected.

Use of Cookies by our websites/apps

The list below shows the cookies used by our websites/apps and provides a description of how each cookie works:

Cookie name:

PHPSESSID

Type: This cookie is used by the website to set session preferences. No personal data is stored.

Intrusiveness: Low

Expiry: When the browser is closed or the session times out.

Cookie name:

__utma

__utmb

__utmc

__utmz

Type:

These cookies are set by Google Analytics and are used to collect non-personal information about how visitors use the websites/apps. The information is used to create reports showing website usage which help us improve the websites/apps. The information is anonymous. Google have developed the "Opt-out Browser Add-on" which stops information being sent to Google Analytics even if cookies are enabled in your browser. See: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Intrusiveness:

Low Expiry:

Typically 1-2 years. Visit the Privacy Policy of Google to find out further information about these cookies.

Cookie name:

cpp

Type: This cookie is set when a visitor consents to cookies being set on their hard drive for this website. The cookie prevents the cookie notice being displayed on every page of the site. Intrusiveness:

Low Expiry: 12 months