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).
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Cookie name||Purpose||How long this cookie lasts|
|We use Google Analytics to collect information about how you use our site.
We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to our site, where visitors have come to our site from and the pages they visited.
We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
Google Analytics stores information about:
More details about how Google Analytics collects and processes data are available at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners
You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics cookies across all websites http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
|_ga – 2 years
_gat, _gid, collect – End of browser session
|@@History/@@scroll|#||Pending||End of session|
|p.gif||This cookie is included by typekit.net when we use a custom font provided by them.||End of session|
|ads/user-lists/#||Used by Google when a user visits a page on a website containing a remarketing tag. Google puts a cookie on the user’s device and adds the cookie to a ‘user list’. This is simply a collection of visitor cookies generated by one (or more) remarketing tags.||End of session|
|GPS||Used by YouTube to register a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.||End of session|
|PREF||Used by YouTube to register a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites.||8 months|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Used by YouTube to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.||179 days|
|YSC||Used by YouTube to register a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.||End of session|
|test_cookie||This cookie is used by doubleclick.net to check if the user’s browser supports cookie.||End of session|
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.