Updated January 2020
Cookies are small text files placed on your device when you visit our site and are used to make the users experience more efficient. We are able to store cookies on your computer where they are necessary for the operation of the site however, for non-essential cookies we need your permission.
3. 'Session' and 'Persistent' Cookies
'Session cookies' allow us to track your actions during a single browsing session, but they do not remain on your device afterwards.
'Persistent cookies' remain on your device between sessions. We use them to authenticate you and to remember your preferences. We can also use them to balance the load on our servers and improve your experience on our site.
Session and persistent cookies can be either first or third party cookies. A first-party cookie is set by the website being visited; a third-party cookie is set by a different website. Both types of cookie may be used by us or our business partners.
Third-Party Cookies we use include:
Google Analytics, this is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. The cookies used by Google Analytics help us to analyse how users use the site and to count the number of people who use the site. Google Analytics stores your IP address anonymously and neither [Insert company name] or Google associate your IP address with any personally identifiable information. This information will be held for [12 months.]
Cookies set by Company:
[The information will be used, if you agree to send newsletters, we will hold your information until you advise us not too .]
All our cookies are categorised by the role they fulfil on our website:
If at any time you wish to disable our cookies, you may do so through the settings on your browser. However, if you choose to disable or delete our cookies that will prevent certain important areas and features of our service from functioning properly. (but if you do so you will not be able to use certain important features of our service). You can find additional information at AboutCookies.org.
Notwithstanding, the audit was undertaken regarding our cookies, it is possible we may have missed one from our list above. If you happen to find one that is being set on our site, please let us know.
We are aware that many of our customers have varying needs or a disability which may affect how they may view and access the web.
To increase the text size:
In Microsoft Edge / Internet Explorer, go to the View menu and select Text Size
In Mozilla Firefox, go to the View menu and select Text Size
In Opera, go to the File menu, select Preferences then Fonts and then change Minimum font size (pixels)
In Safari, go to the View menu and select Make Text Bigger or press the Apple Key and then the plus key
( then +)
For even more tips on making your browsing experience easier take a look at the excellent BBC My Web My Way site which explains how to set up your computer to make the web more accessible.
This website is regularly tested on the most popular browsers and operating systems.