Cookies on our website
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small data file that is sent from a website to the browser on your computer or device. It is then stored on your device. Cookies normally contain a unique identifier, the name of the website serving the cookie, and some digits or characters. These files enable a website browser to remember things like your preference settings in order to improve your user experience.
Types of cookie
First-party cookies are set by the website you are visiting and can only be read by that site. Third-party cookies are set by a different website to the owner of the website you are visiting. Examples can be analytics tracking software, advertisement serving, social network sharing tools, etc. Session cookies are active only during your browsing session on a website. When you end your session (close your browser) these cookies are removed from your device. Persistent cookies are saved on your device for a set amount of time. These cookies are used where a website needs to remember your settings for more than one session. More details on cookies can be found at All About Cookies.
Setting your cookie preferences
You can choose how cookies are handled by your computer or mobile device via your browser's settings. The most popular browsers (Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari) give you different cookie handling options. You can accept all cookies, set your browser to notify you when a cookie is issued, or set your browser to prevent all cookies. Use the help menu of your browser to find out how to change your cookie settings.