What is a cookie?
A 'cookie’ is a small piece of information (a text-only string) sent from our website to your computer, which is stored on your computer’s hard drive to help us identify you quickly when you next visit. A cookie allows us to personalise the website to your requirements and avoid lengthy registration and/or personalisation each time you use it.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your web browser. The ’Help’ function within your browser should tell you how. You can also manually remove cookies from your system. For more information, search for 'Cookies’ in your browser software documentation or refer to the manual of your tablet or mobile phone.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may affect the functionality of the website, and where the website or any part of it requires you to log in you will not be able to do so if cookies are disabled.
Analysing website activity
|Google Analytics Cookies||Expires|
|_utma||Randomly generated number||Two years|
|_utmb||Randomly generated number||Thirty minutes|
|_utmc||Randomly generated number||When you close your browser|
|_utmz||Randomly generated number and information on how the site was reached, eg direct or via a link, organic search or paid search.||Six months|