How We Use Cookies

Certain areas of this website may use ‘cookies’. These cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit this website. Most major websites use cookies. Cookies help us to track your use of the site, help you to resume where you left off, remember your registered logins, preferences, and other customisation functions and can be used to help show content that better matches your interests.

Cookies cannot be used to reveal your identity or any personal identifying information.

By using this site you are agreeing to our terms and you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy. If you wish to use this site but do not wish to accept cookies used by us you can do so by adjusting your browser settings.

Please note that if you try to use this website without accepting cookies then some parts of this site may not function correctly. If you accept our cookies, your experience of this site will be much improved and your choices and preferences can be saved for when you visit the site again.

How to Manage Your Cookie Preferences

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Types of Cookies in Use

This site may use ‘session’ cookies, ‘persistent’ cookies and ‘third-party’ cookies including ‘Google cookies’.

  • Session cookies help us to track your use of this site as you navigate the pages. Session cookies are automatically deleted from your computer when you close your browser.
  • Persistent cookies enable us to recognise you when you make a return visit and may be used to register any preferences set on previous visits. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until they are deleted or until they reach a specified expiry date.
  • Third Party cookies may be set by other companies that may feature on this site from time to time. These companies may add their own cookies when you click on their links to visit their websites. We will alert you when this is about to happen. Please note that the our privacy policy will not apply when you leave this site. Other companies will have their own privacy policies on the use of cookies and, if you have any concerns, you should check the privacy policy of the relevant website.
  • Google cookies. We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this site. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information through cookies stored on your computer when you use this website. The information generated is used to create reports on website use and is stored by Google. Google’s privacy policy is available at We may also publish Google Adsense interest-based advertisement links on our website from time to time. When you click on a Google Adsense link Google will track your behaviour across the web using cookies and may use this information to tailor future advertising to reflect your interests.