Cookie Policy

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This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. 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

 

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. It enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website.

Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information about how many people use the website and what pages they tend to visit.

 

We may use cookies to:

– Analyse our web traffic using an analytics package. Aggregated usage data helps us improve the website structure, design, content and functions
– Identify whether you are signed in to our website. A cookie allows us to check whether you are signed in to the site
– Test content on our website. For example, 50% of our users might see one piece of content, the other 50% a different piece of content
– Store information about your preferences. The website can then present you with information you will find more relevant and interesting
– To recognise when you return to our website. We may show your relevant content, or provide the functionality you used previously
– Cookies do not provide us with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share with us

 

Controlling cookies

You can use your web browser’s cookie settings to determine how our website uses cookies. If you do not want our website to store cookies on your computer or device, you should set your web browser to refuse cookies.

However, please note that doing this may affect how our website functions. Some pages and services may become unavailable to you. Unless you have changed your browser to refuse cookies, our website will issue cookies when you visit it. To learn more about cookies and how they are used, visit All About Cookies.

 

Updated: 17 May 2018

Published by Graeme on 12 January 2014