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What are cookies?

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How we use cookies

We use cookies to enable certain functionality, understand how our website is used and for targeted marketing purposes. These cookies may be read by third parties and other websites you visit. We also share information about your use of our website with our analytics partners. We’ve put our cookies into the following categories to help you understand why we use them:

  • We use strictly necessary cookies to help make our website work, including the page navigation and access to secure areas. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, which can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences.
  • Analytical cookies help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on its usage which you can opt out of using our cookie control function.
  • The marketing cookies help us to improve the relevancy of marketing campaigns you receive. The website also has functionality to track how you use the site and to display polls, surveys, and feedback forms. These place cookies which are used to provide a unique identifier and to track whether to show the poll, survey, or feedback form. You can opt out of our marketing cookies using our cookie control function.

We sometimes use persistent cookies as well as session-based cookies. A persistent cookie will remain for a set period for that cookie. A session cookie only last as long as your online session and disappears from your computer or device when you close your browser (like Chrome or Safari).

First-party cookies originate from the website you are using, but third-party cookies do not originate from our website. For example, when you use, we may link to another company's website – like our Facebook or Twitter account, or a video from our YouTube page. We don't control how these companies use their cookies, so we suggest you check their website to see how they're using them and how you can manage them.

Controlling your cookies

If you wish to restrict or block cookies set by any website, including, you do this can through your web browser settings. We’ve provided some links below to the more popular websites with information on how to manage cookies. Please check your particular browser and device for correct and up-to-date information.

If you want to opt-out of cookies across different advertising networks The Internet Advertising Bureau website, Your Online Choices, has more information and guidance. cookies

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These cookies are used by Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.

For more information please read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data



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