What are 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. The cookies will be accessed each time you visit our website. We make every effort to respect your choices , however due to constant changes in technology not all cookies and similar methods of capturing data will be covered within this guide or by your general settings.
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 enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services. These make your navigation through our website easier and more intuitive. If you disable these cookies in your browser settings, our website will not work correctly.
- 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, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). We think using these cookies enhances your experience while using our website.
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
We may change the cookies that we use on our website from time to time as we continue to improve our website.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|XSRF||This cookie is essential for our site to prevent against an attack against web-hosted apps whereby a malicious web app can influence the interaction between a client browser and a web app that trusts that browser.||For more information on XSRF visit https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/security/anti-request-forgery?view=aspnetcore-3.1|
|Cookie Session Data||Also called a transient cookie. This is a cookie that is erased when you close the Web browser. The session cookie is stored in temporary memory and is not retained after the browser is closed. This information is typically stored in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.|
|User Preference Data|
This cookie helps us to estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
It is used to store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site and to provide you with offers that are targeted at your individual interests.
This cookie speeds up your searches.
It means that we can recognise you when you return to our site.
You block cookies by activating the setting 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.