Last updated: 30 July 2020
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your device, which is like computer memory.
First and third-party cookies: whether a cookie is ‘first’ or ‘third’ party refers to the domain placing the cookie.
Persistent cookies: these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies: these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Some cookies may fulfil more than one of these purposes.
‘Performance’ cookies collect information about how you use the website, e.g. which pages you visit, and if you experience any errors. These cookies may collect information that could identify you and are only used to help us improve how the website works, understand the interests of our users and measure the effectiveness of our content.
We use performance cookies to:
Some of our performance cookies are managed for us by third parties.
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‘Targeting’ cookies are used to track your visit to the website, including the pages you have visited and the links you have followed, which allows us to tailor communications to your interests.
We may use targeting cookies to improve how we deliver personalized communication, and to measure the success of campaigns.
Changing your Cookie Settings. The browser settings for changing your cookies settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your internet browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Otherwise you should use the ‘Help’ option in your internet browser for more details.
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