WHAT ARE COOKIES?
In website terms, a cookie is a text file that is downloaded to your computer. Cookies enable a website to ‘remember’ you, either for the duration of your visit or for repeat visits. Cookies are not dangerous and cannot be used to circulate viruses.
Cookies contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name, and some digits and numbers. Any cookies that we use will not identify you personally; they consist of statistical information. This statistical data does not identify any personal information.
We use the following cookies:
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
SS_ABPP SS_MATTR SS_MID ss_cid ss_cpvisit ss_cvisit ss_cvr ss_cvt crumb
From 30 minutes to a maximum of 2 years from first visit.
To provide us with information about your visit, such as device and browser usage and referral sites. This helps us to identify areas for improvement and those that are most valued. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form.
From end of browser session up to 2 years from set up
To provide us with information about your visit, such as the number of unique visitors. This helps us to identify areas for improvement and those that are most valued. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form.
From 1 month to 2 years
These cookies control services provided by Sumo, to determine whether to show popups to request optin to various services, including newsletter mailing lists. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form.
As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers