What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file that is stored on a user's computer via a web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera). Most websites you visit will use cookies in order to improve a user's experience. They are used to aid the website remember a user's preferences, allow the website more efficient for the user and to gather website analytics. If a website doesn't use cookies it thinks you are a new user each time you visit the website and users may be asked to log in and reset their preferences every time they visit.

How we use Cookies

Cookies ensure we are able continually to improve our website for our users, making it as easy as possible for you to use our site. We utilise "first party cookies" (originating from us) to simply track your visits between sessions and deliver a more personalised experience. We also utilise "third party cookies" (not originating from us) to provide "analytic" information.

Essential and Non-Essential Cookies

In order to maintain states from one page to another it is essential that cookies are enabled and allowed. Other (non-essential) cookies are also used to store individual preferences (e.g. EU Cookie Compliance setting). It is for these reasons that a "cookie free" version of this website is not available.

Google Analytics

In order to provide additional analytical information regarding visitors to our site, we use Google Analytics. For information regarding the ability to opt-out of Google Analytics tracking, please visit the Google Analytics Opt-out for details of available browser plug-ins.