Cookie Policy

By using this website, you signify your acceptance of the use of cookies on this website, as set out in this cookie policy. If you do not accept the use of cookies on this website as described, please stop using this website or disable the relevant cookies. Your continued use of this web sites following the posting of changes to this cookie policy will mean that you accept those changes.

1. What are cookies?

Cookies are text files generated by a website and placed on your computer or on any other device you are using to access the website. Section 2 and the table below contain further details about the cookies used on this website and their purposes.

No cookies on this website capture a user’s name or other information that would identify the user personally. They merely identify a computer or other device. All information collected by cookies on this website is aggregated and therefore anonymous.

Information collected by the cookies on this website will not be disclosed to third parties.

Session cookies do not store information on the hard disk of your computer or other device and they expire at the end of your browsing session i.e. when you close your browser window the session cookie and information it collected is deleted. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer or other device and they remain there after you close your session until you delete them manually or until your browser deletes them based on the pre-determined period contained within the persistent cookie’s file. This website uses Session cookies and not Persistent cookies.

This website uses both first party and third party cookies, see the table below. Section 2 below contains more detailed information about the use of third party cookies in particular analytics cookies.

  • Cookies “strictly necessary” for functionality of this website’s platform. These cookies are essential in order to enable users to move around this website and use its features.
  • “Performance” cookies which collect information about how users navigate this website, for instance which pages users access most frequently.
  • “Functionality” cookies which allow this website to remember choices you make.
  • “Targeting or advertising” cookies used to deliver adverts relevant to an identified machine or other device (not a named or otherwise identifiable person) which are tailored to interests associated with the website activity tied to that machine or device. These cookies are also used to limit the number of times a user sees an advertisement as well as to help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They may also remember that this website has been visited from a device and share that information with marketing organisations.

For more general information about cookies and how to disable them through your browser, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

2. This website uses the following cookies:

CookieTypeDurationDescription
Necessary
CookieLawInfoConsentFirst Party11 monthsThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to record the default button state of the corresponding cookie category.
cli_user_preferenceFirst Party11 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to store whether or not the user has given consent for cookie usage. It does not store any personal data.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryFirst Party11 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisementFirst Party11 monthsThe cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Advertisement".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-video-playback-analyticsFirst Party11 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Video Playback Analytics".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analyticsFirst Party11 monthsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".
_GRECAPTCHAThird Party5 months 27 daysThis cookie is set by the Google recaptcha service to identify bots to protect the website against malicious spam attacks. For more information, please read the Google reCAPTCHA Privacy Statement.
viewed_cookie_policyFirst Party11 monthsThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
Analytics
_gidFirst Party1 dayInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
_gat_UA-xxxxxxx-xFirst Party1 minuteA variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. The pattern element in the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.
_gatFirst Party1 minuteThis cookie is installed by Google Universal Analytics to restrain request rate and thus limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.
Google Fonts APIThird partyexpires immediatelyWe use Google Fonts for display of webfonts. For more information, please read the Google Fonts Privacy Statement.
_gaThird Party2 yearsThe _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.
Advertisement
rc::aFirst Party1 yearsThis cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.
rc::bFirst Party1 year This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.
rc::cFirst Party1 year This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.
ads/ga-audiencesThird PartyAt end of sessionUsed by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites.
test_cookieThird PartyAt end of sessionThe test_cookie is set by doubleclick.net and is used to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.
IDEThird Party1 year 24 daysGoogle DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.

 

3. Does the policy apply to linked websites?

Our websites may contain links to other websites. This cookie policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own cookie policies.

 

4. How do we update this cookie policy?

We keep our cookie policy under regular review and we will place any updates on our webpage.

 

5. How do I update my cookie preferences?

Manage your consent settings by selecting the cookie preferences below

Privacy Overview

This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as necessary are stored on your browser as they are essential for the working of basic functionalities of the website. We also use third-party cookies that help us analyze and understand how you use this website. These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience.
Always Enabled

 

6. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies

You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser.

Please note that our website may not work properly if all cookies are disabled. If you do delete the cookies in your browser, they will be placed again after your consent when you visit our websites again.

Accept AllReject AllSave Settings