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The type of cookies we use:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: those that are needed for the website to operate and for users to have accessibility to relevant functions i.e. logging into the website.
  • Analytical Cookies: also known as performance cookies. These enable us to check the website is functioning. We can see visitor numbers and activity to ensure it is being used efficiently. Any errors can be picked up easily or improvements added for the benefit of user experience.
  • Targeting Cookies: such cookies track your activity on the website at each visit so that we can then use the information to display content more relevant to your interests.
  • Functionality Cookies: those which enable your preferences/settings to be saved when you revisit the site, therefore allowing content to be personalized for you on your visits.

Some third parties may use cookies too, typically analytical and targeting cookies, and in this case we have no control over.

You can disable cookies; however, if you do, certain elements of this site may not be accessible to you or function as intended. You can learn more about cookies and how to change your cookie preferences at AboutCookies.org.

    4th September 2023