Cookies are small text files that contain information about browsing activity whenever you visit a website. The website sends a cookie to the device you’re using to access it, and the device automatically stores the cookie in a file that’s located within your web browser. When you revisit a site it will respond in a more personalised way by remembering your preferences and providing faster page load times. There are different types of cookies, session cookies, which are deleted when you close your web browser, and persistent cookies, which remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline.
When you access our website, certain cookie files are saved in your browser, which will be then used for different purposes, including the operation of our website, support your experience, personalise content, improve your browsing environment and prevent fraudulent use of accounts.
Types of Cookies used:
Strictly Necessary: These are the cookies that are essential for the performance of our website’s basic functions, including those required to allow registered users to authenticate and perform account related functions.
Functionality: Used to store preferences set by users such as account name, language, and location.
Performance: Performance cookies collect information on how users use our website, including what pages are visited most, as well as other analytical data. These details are only used to omptimise website functionality.
Tracking: These are set by trusted third party networks (e.g. Google Analytics) to track details such as the number of unique visitors, and pageviews to help improve the user experience.