What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer or mobile device if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of the website which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.
We use two types of cookie on our website and the length of time a cookie stays on your device depends on its type.
Our website uses a single session cookie only as required to ensure the correct functionality of the site’s technical features (such as online forms). This session cookie is automatically generated by the server software that this site relies on and contains no information that can be used to identify you. The cookie is destroyed upon exiting your browser or on the expiry of your user session.
We use Google Analytics to monitor and review our website traffic. This enables us to identify how our website is used and to make changes to improve your online experience. Google Analytics requires the use of persistent cookies to monitor traffic. Find out more about how these cookies are used on the Google privacy site.
We also use a persistent cookie to identify whether you have already clicked to accept cookies on our website. This means we can hide the cookie acceptance notice from you on future visits. This cookie is stored in a file on your computer for 365 days before being deleted.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you may not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled.