Cookies are very small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit most websites.
Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
Specifically, we use the following cookies on this site:
First Party Cookies
- Analytics: We use Google Analytics to track how many visitors we are getting and how they found us.
Third Party Cookies
- Social Media Sharing and Integration: We use Facebook and Twitter functionality within this site so that you can share items of interest, or become a fan of our social media profiles.
- Embedded rich media content: We occasionally use embedded content, delivered by services such as YouTube or Vimeo to provide more engaging ways to deliver content on our site.
As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. This is why most web browsers automatically accept cookies by default.
You can change your browser settings to refuse to set cookies if you prefer, and you can also delete any cookies already stored on your computer. However, disabling cookies may stop our website (and many others) from functioning properly.
To find out more about disabling cookies, use the Help menu in your web browser or take a look at the About Cookies website which offers further guidance.