What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device and support relevant information and functionality, up to date, relevant and error free and provide information about how the website is used. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org
The data that we collect via cookies may include such information as the IP address of your computer, which browser type you are using, what operating system you are using, what words you used to search for our website in a search engine and where you are located geographically. However, our cookies do not collect personal data such as email addresses, names or contact information of any kind. We cannot tie the data that we collect to you or your address in any way.
How to control and delete cookies
You can delete the files that contain cookies – those files are stored as part of your internet browser. If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by this website or indeed any other website, or if you wish to receive notification of cookie placement requests or decline cookies completely, you can do this through your browser settings.
The Help function within your browser should tell you how. Please be aware that declining or denying cookies may prevent you from being able to use the website to its highest capability. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.allaboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers.
You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile device you will need to refer to your manual. If you want to delete any cookies from your computer, please refer to the instructions for your website browser. Our cookies will have the file names _utmc, _utmb, _utmz, _utma, mcdb_mceto_web