What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website. Cookies help us to improve our website and deliver a better and more personalised service to you.
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when connecting to the internet. This information does not identify you personally.
You may refuse to accept cookies or to be alerted when a cookie is being sent by activating the relevant setting on your browser. If you choose not to accept cookies our website may not function properly.
What cookies are used?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below: