What are Cookies
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or device when you visit a website. Cookies are used by all websites, and have several different functions.
The types of cookies we use:
These are divided into the following categories:
Essential cookies These cookies let you move around our websites and use all their features. They are essential for functionality such as logging in.
Analytics cookies These help us improve the way our website works by helping us understand how visitors use the site. They provide us with information such as the type of browser the user has and which pages they visit most.
Third Party Service cookies These allow the site to use other services to provide functionality. An example of this is the provision of fonts for the web page from a service such as TypeKit.
Customisation cookies These cookies store your personal settings such as font sizes, volume level, or remember basic information that you've entered, so next time you visit our website it's all there for you.
Targeting cookies These cookies help make sure the adverts you see on your screen are relevant and useful to you. For example, if you're shopping online for a particular item, you might see more advertisements for relevant items.
Changing your cookie settings
We recommend that you don't change your cookie settings, as we can't guarantee the performance of the site if you block some or all cookies.
If you do decide to change them, you can do this through your browser. Each browser works in a different way, so you'll need to search for 'cookie settings' in your browser's help section to find out how to do this.