Cookies

We use cookies on our website. Cookies are small data files that your browser places on your computer or device. A cookie itself does not contain or collect personal information about you. Cookies provide non-personal statistical information about visits to pages on our site, which may include the duration of individual page views, paths taken by visitors through the site, and other general information. None of this information is associated with you as an individual. For more information about cookies, please visit the www.aboutcookies.org website.

Why we use Cookies

We use cookies in order to remember your choices and preferences, to give you a better user experience by improving our website, and for providing content more accurately suited to your needs. This means we use cookies in order to remember your browser settings, such as the type of browser you use and what plug-ins you have installed. This allows us to know how many people are using certain types of software, so that we can adjust our website to provide the best browsing experience for every visitor. We do not collect personal data as part of this.

We use information derived from cookies in order to:

  • Compile statistics on how our website is being used, which helps us to improve our website and online services.
  • Help visitors to easily navigate through the website.
  • Ascertain whether the website is operating effectively.
  • Personalise and improve the service we offer to you by understanding your preferences and knowing areas of the website which are most relevant to you.

We also use cookie technology with our online registration forms to ensure we maintain your confidentiality and security as you move through secure or password protected areas of the our website.

Want to delete cookies or change your cookie setting?

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer or device by setting your browser to not accept cookies. Some browsers provide a mode where cookies are always deleted after a visit. The exact instructions for changing your cookie settings can be found in the ‘Help’ section of your browser. You can delete cookies already on your computer or device at any time. If you choose not to accept cookies at all, you can still visit our site, however, we cannot guarantee an optimum experience and there may be content that is not available. You can also disable cookies by referring to the ‘Help’ option menu bar on your browser. For more information on how to control or delete cookies on your browser, please visit the
http://aboutcookies.org.uk/managing-cookies website.