Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They're used for many things, such as remembering whether you've visited the site before, so that you remain logged in - or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. They contain information about the use of your computer, but don't include personal information about you (they don't store your name, for instance). This policy explains how cookies are used on our website in general - and, below, how you can control the cookies that may be used on the site.
We may collect information automatically when you visit our website, using cookies.
The cookies allow us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit.
You can choose, below, not to allow cookies. If you do, we can't guarantee that your experience with the our website will be as good as if you do allow cookies.
The information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on the website and your location.
Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.
These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:
Internet Explorer: Click Here (this page links to further information for different versions of IE - the mobile version is here ).
Chrome: Click Here
Safari: Click Here (or for mobile versions )
Firefox: Click Here
Blackberries: Click Here
Android: Click Here
Opera: Click Here
Types of cookie that may be used during your visit to the website:
The following types of cookie are used on this site. We don't list every single cookie used by name - but for each type of cookie we tell you how you can control its use.
1. Personalisation cookies
These cookies are used to recognise repeat visitors to the website and, in conjunction with other information we hold, to attempt to record specific browsing information (that is, about the way you arrive at the website, pages you view, options you select, information you enter and the path you take through the website).
2. Analytics cookies
These monitor how visitors move around the website and how they reached it. This is used so that we can see total (not individual) figures on which types of content users view most, for instance. You can opt out of these if you want to:
3. Google Adwords
These cookies allow us to track the success of ad campaigns and conversion rates.