Cookies

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: http://www.allaboutcookies.org and http://www.youronlinechoices.eu for a video about cookies visit http://www.google.co.uk/goodtoknow/data-on-the-web/cookies.

Cookies do many different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.

The cookies used on this website have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide.

A list of all the cookies used on this website by category is set out below:

Category 1: Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website:

PHPSESSID

This is a session cookie, which is used to ensure information you enter on one page is carried across to others as required. See http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/session-cookies-used-for.html.

Category 2: Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works:

Google Analytics

Google Analytics shows us how people found our web site, how they have explored it and what browser they are using to access it with. With this information, we can improve our website to give you a better experience.