What are cookies?
Cookies are created when you visit a website or other supported service. They are commonly used to support website functionality, improve the user’s browsing experience, and provide more information about the user’s experience and interests. This information is generally used to make content and services more relevant and useful during future visits.
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It contains some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, the site name, and random digits and numbers. Cookies allow a website to remember things like your preferences, or what’s in your shopping basket.
For more details about cookies and details of how to delete and disable cookies you can visit www.aboutcookies.org. For more information, including how to turn off cookies, see below.
The cookies set by this website fall into the following categories.
These cookies are essential to ensure that you can navigate and use all features of the site. These cookies don’t gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you’ve been on the Internet.
These cookies allow the website to deliver a better browsing experience. They collect information about your website usage, such as the pages you visit, or if you experience any errors. These cookies don’t collect any information that could identify you – all the information collected is anonymous and is only used to help us improve how the website works.
Functionality cookies are used to provide services, or to remember settings to improve your visit.
Targeting cookies are linked to services provided by third parties. These include ‘Like’ buttons and ‘Share’ buttons used by services like Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Pinterest, and others. The third party provides these services in return for recognising that you have visited our website.
Additionally, the website may use Google Analytics or StatCounter services to analyse the use of this website. These services generate statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. You can view privacy policies for Google Analytics or StatCounter on their respective websites.
For more information about cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.