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We use the following cookies:
- Functionality cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Site. It is an integral part of the website software and is used to let the server know which users are on the Site at any given time and make certain parts of the Site easier to use.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Functionality||Session Cookie||This is used to identify a particular visit to our website. This cookie will expire after a short time or when you close your web browser.|
|Performance||Persistent Cookie||Google Analytics uses the __utma, _utmb, _utmc and _utmz cookie. This is a persistent cookie that expires in two years. With each new visit, the expiration date is refreshed.|
We do not store unencrypted personal information in cookies.
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after a maximum of 2 years.
How to reject cookies
Most browsers will accept cookies but you can choose to block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the Site.
Links to other websites
Please note that clicking on links displayed on our Site may result in your transfer to another website, where data privacy practices may be different to our policies. It is your responsibility to check other website privacy policies to ensure that you are happy for your personal information to be used in accordance with those third parties privacy policies. We accept no responsibility for and have no control over third party websites, links, adverts or RSS feeds or information that is submitted or collected by third parties.