WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHICH DO WE USE
We may use three types of cookies on our website:
Session 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. They are essential cookies and expire when you terminate your browser session.
Persistent cookies – these remain in place across multiple visits to our sites. They may be performance based or functionality based. Analytical/Performance cookies 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 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).
Third party cookies – these are targeting cookies which record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We may share this information with approved business partner third parties for this purpose.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below.
|PHPSESSID||This cookie is used to identify which sessions belong to you/the user. It's an essential cookie to access this website.|
|verify_code||This session is currently used by the site on forms to provide a verification code (to aid in the prevention of spam e-mails) this occurs on any of the contact forms throughout the site where verification is required.|
|breadcrumb||This sesseion is used to store you/the users path to our current page, so that a breadcrumb can be created on the site for your use.|
|These cookies are set by Google Analytics, a third party service we use to understand how you/the user access and use our website. You can learn more about these cookies by clicking here.|
|Our blog is powered by WordPress, which uses these cookies when a user comments on a blog post. You can learn more about these cookies by clicking here.|
CHOOSE WHETHER TO ACCEPT OR BLOCK COOKIES
Most browsers now currently automatically accept cookies by default, although they can be set so that cookies are accepted by clicking an “accept” button. Users can block some or all 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. If you block some cookies this will impact on the functionality of the website
More information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the About cookie website.