What are cookies?
A cookie is a piece of data stored by a website within a browser. They are read by the browser when someone is using a website.
Cookies were designed to be a method for websites to remember things that a browser or visitor had done on a website in the past. Actions remembered can include logging in, clicking particular buttons, or having visited certain pages.
Cookies cannot carry viruses. They are not dangerous. They are used to perform essential functions on our website. Removing them will mean you cannot log in to this website.
How are cookies used on this site?
The cookies used on our website are:
- Google Analytics for web site statistics
- HotJar for user experience purposes
A more technical explanation of Cookies used on this site are:
- Per session cookies. These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookies file of your browser until you leave the website
- Persistent cookies. These remain in your browser for longer (dependent of the lifetime of the cookie). These cookies are used to store information between visits to a site.
What you can do?
You can delete cookies stored on your computer or change your privacy settings at any time by chaning your browser settings.
For more information about cookies and instructions on how to stop cookies being installed on your browser, visit www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies.