Cookie Policy

Information about our use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

• Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that allows you to share our content across your social networks.

• Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

• Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

• Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purpose for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose
Google.com NID, PREF These cookies are set by your browser to protect uses against known intrusive sites and notify you or take action when you enter one. Visitors can turn these cookies off by turning off the ‘safe browser’ mode
Accounts.Googloe.com APISID, HSID, SAPISID, SSID These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google maps on them.
Plus.Google.com SID Google uses this security cookie to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials, and protect user data from unauthorized parties
Social Media Cookies We use a number of social media cookies. These are used to allow you to easily share our content and to integrate our site into your social networks if you so wish.
Google analytics _umta, _utmb, _utmc, _utmv, _utmz These are analytics cookies that are used to monitor your website experience and make it better.
WordPress wp-settings-time-1, wp-settings-1 These are performance cookies, use to remember your settings so as to give you the best possible experience of our website.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You block cookies by activating the settings on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.