Our Sites use the following types of cookies:
Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Site and use its features, such as navigation and accessing secure areas of the Site. Without these cookies, the website cannot function properly and services like enabling appropriate content based on your type of device cannot be provided.
Preference/Functionality Cookies: These cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in. They allow our Sites to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
Statistic/Performance Cookies: These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Site, so that we can analyse traffic and understand how our visitors use our Sites. We may use third party service providers for this purpose who may use their own cookies. These cookies don’t collect information that identify an individual visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Site works.
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We use Google Analytics to analyse traffic. It is only used to improve how the Site works. Google Analytics uses its own cookies. These cookies don’t collect information that identify a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
You can avoid the use of Google Analytics relating to your use of our Sites by downloading and installing the Browser Plugin available via this link.
Social Media Cookies: These cookies are used when you share information using a social media sharing button or “like” button on our Sites. The social network will record that you have done this. This information may be linked to targeting/advertising activities.
Marketing/Advertising Cookies: These are used to track visitors across websites. Some of our Sites may use a third-party advertising network to deliver targeted advertising. These may also have the capability to track your browsing across different sites and apps. If you would like more information on targeted advertising and how to opt out of it, please visit www.youronlinechoices.com.
If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can also alter your browser settings or your mobile device settings. The procedure for doing so varies from one browser application to another. If you wish to reject cookies from our Site, but wish to accept those from other sites, you may be able to choose the option in your browser settings to receive a notice before a cookie is stored on your device. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information. By disabling cookies, you may be prevented from accessing some features of our Sites or certain content or functionality may not be available.