Cookies are small text files stored by your device when you access most websites on the internet. We will use two types of cookies:
- Session cookies – these expire when you close your browser and do not remain on your computer.
- Persistent cookies – these are stored in the longer term on your computer. They are normally used to make sure the site remembers your preferences.
Please note that preventing cookies is likely to impact the functionality or performance of this Website, or prevent you from using certain services provided through it. If you choose to prevent cookies, we cannot guarantee access to the services provided through this Website or be sure how this Website will perform during your visit. Preventing cookies will also affect our ability to update this Website to cater for user preferences and improve its performance.
The types of cookies we currently use on this Website are set out below. The cookie categories are based on the category definitions contained in the International Chamber of Commerce UK Cookie guide.
|Strictly necessary||Strictly necessary cookies are essential to enable you to move around this Website and use its features and/or services. These cookies allow this Website to provide services at the request of users. This Website use strictly necessary cookies to:
|Performance||Performance cookies allow us to update this Website to cater for Website user preferences and improve performance. They collect information about how this Website is used, e.g. which pages users visit most often and where error messages are delivered. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies individuals. All information is aggregated and therefore anonymous. This Website use performance cookies to:
|Functional||Functional cookies allow this Website to remember choices you make, e.g. your username, log in details and language preferences and any customisations you make to Website pages during your visit. They are necessary to provide features and services specific to individual users. This Website uses functional cookies to:
|Targeting or advertising cookies||These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests, to help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.
This website does not currently use any targeting/advertising cookies
Here are the cookies that we use (first party cookies). This list may change from time to time:
|Cookie name||Category||Cookie purpose|
|_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz||Performance||These cookies enable the function of Google Analytics Software. This software helps us take and analyse visitor information such as browser usage and new visitor numbers. That information helps us to improve the website and to make our content more relevant.|
|Drupal.tableDrag.showWeight||Functional||This cookie is used to support some website features. Expires after a year.|
|CTools-collapsible-state||Functional||This cookie is used to support some website features. Expires at the end of the session.|
|SESS[…followed by hexadecimal string]||Functional||The name changes depending on the user and is used to store the information of the user session. Expires after a month.|
When you visit this Website, you may notice other cookies not included in the table above. These relate to embedded content provided by third parties. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so you should check with them to find out more about their cookies. Here is a list of third parties that may set cookies when you visit this website. This list may be amended from time to time:
|Third party name||What their cookies are used for|
|ShareThis.com||These cookies enable the function of Google Analytics Software. This software helps the third party analyse anonymous visitor information such as browser usage and user numbers.|