Cookies are small data files that contain an identifier, normally consisting of just letters and numbers, which are sent by a web server to a web browser asking for permission to be downloaded and stored on your device (computer, smartphone, etc). Your web browser will store these Cookies and will send them back the next time you visit that website, allowing the website to recognise your device.
We use 2 different Cookie types on our Sites:
1. Session Cookies – These are essential in enabling the core functionality of our Sites. We use Session Cookies to track users’ browsing behaviours and to better understand how customers use our Sites; this allows us to understand where we can improve Site functionality and the user experience. Without enabling these Cookies, the services that you have asked for cannot be provided. These Cookies only last for the duration of your visit to our Sites.
2. Analytics Cookies – These are also known as Persistent Cookies and are Non-Essential. They allow us to capture information such as the date and time of visits to our Sites. Our Google Analytics Advertising Cookies allow us to collect information about our website traffic, so we can make sure our products meet the needs of our customers. For example; demographic information and information about your location. We do not use this information to identify you personally; all data remains anonymous. These Cookies remain on your device even when you close your browser.
Most browsers allow you to manage Non-Essential Analytics Cookies on your device; you can opt-out by changing your Ads Settings, Ad Settings for mobile apps, or any other available means (for example the NAI’s consumer opt-out). You can also use Google’s own opt-out which can be found here https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
You can find out more about how Google uses your data by clicking here http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
Don’t forget, if you modify your settings to block these Cookies, you may not be able to access parts of our Sites or our services.
If you navigate away from this page and do not alter these settings, then these Cookies will continue to be applied.