'Cookies' are small text files that are placed on your computer
or mobile device by websites you visit. They are widely used across
the internet, allowing websites to remember helpful things like
location you've set for weather updates or what items you've saved
in your shopping basket. Although not compulsory, cookies generally
improve your experience on the web.
When you visit our site, we use strictly necessary cookies to
enable navigation around the website and provide use of its basic
features, such as maintaining your log-in details for the duration
the website by, for example, storing any preferences you enter.
Our website uses Google Analytics, the most widely-used website
statistic service (counting the New York Times and Twitter amongst
its customers). When you visit our site, Google Analytics stores a
cookie on your computer or mobile device. This cookie is then used
to provide us with usage data, which helps us to improve our users'
experience. This just means we can count how many people visit this
website and analyse which pages are the most popular. In return for
the service it provides, Google also gets access to that cookie's
stored analytical data. Google does NOT get access to specific
user-identifiable data, such as your name, email address or log
in-details, via this website. You can read Google's privacy
We don't sell information collected by the cookies our website
sets, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except
when required to by law (for example, if a government body or law
enforcement agency requests the information).