Cookie Policy


Last updated: 16.03.19

Our website, uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website.  This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.  By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

The information below explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the website, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that we store on your web browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree.  This allows the website to recognize you and make your next visit easier and also make the website more useful to you.

How we use cookies

When you use and access the website, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser.  We use these cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the website, to provide analytics and to store your preferences.

Here is a description of the different kind of cookies we use.

Essential cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website.  They are used to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.  They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.

Analytical/Performance cookies. These are cookies that allow us to get to know how you use our website. They are used to analyse visitor information such as usage, visitor numbers and help us see how effective our advertising is and to understand what you like. We also use this information to help improve our website, make our content more relevant and improve the user experience.

Functionality cookies. They allow us to provide additional functionalities to the website, and will retain some settings information. Whilst not essential for the functionality of our site, they do enable extra features that should improve your website experience.

Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-party analytical and performance cookies to report usage statistics of the website.  

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Further information about cookies

If you wish to find out more about managing and disabling cookies on your computer see