What is a cookie?
A cookie is a text file containing a small amount of data which is downloaded to your computer when you visit our website.
The advantages of using cookies
Cookies are useful because they help us arrange the content and layout of some websites
and recognise those computers that have been to websites before.
They allow us to remember your preference settings and play an important role in helping webmasters to enhance the usability and performance of websites and your experience using them.
Some cookies are also essential to enable you to move around our website and use its features. They also help us to identify which of our web pages are the most popular and the types of journey visitors have to our website.
The cookies and tracking technologies we use now and how to delete them
When you access our website you will receive a message advising you that we have placed some cookies on your computer. This was necessary in order to display the website page to you. If you continue to use our website, further cookies will be placed on your computer to maximise your experience on our website and to help us understand how we can improve them.
If you don't want us to place cookies on your computer then there are a number of ways you can opt out - setting your browser either to reject all cookies, to only allow “trusted” sites to set them, or to accept only those cookies from those websites which you are currently on.
We use Google Analytics to better understand how our customers navigate to and through our website, how long customers spend visiting our content items and how often they return to visit our website.