Cookie Policy

Introduction to Cookie

  1. Our website uses cookies.
  2. We will ask you to consent to our use of cookies under the terms of this policy
    when you first visit our website.
By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in
accordance with the terms of this policy.

About cookies

  1. A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a
    web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to
    the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
  2. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be
    stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the
    user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the
    user session, when the web browser is closed.
  3. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal
    information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from
    cookies.
  4. Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages
    on a website and identify users returning to a website.

Our cookies

  1. We use both session and persistent cookies on our website.
  2. The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used,
    are set out below:
    • recognize a computer when a user visits the website
    • track users as they navigate the website
    • enable the use of a shopping cart on the website
    • improve the website’s usability
    • analyze the use of the website
    • administer the website
    • prevent fraud and improve the security of the website
    • personalize the website for each user
    • target advertisements

Analytics cookies

  1. We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our website.
  2. Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by
    means of cookies.
  3. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our
    website.

Third-party cookies

  1. Our website also uses third party cookies.
  2. Details of other third party cookies used by our website are set out below:
    • Quantcast
    • Google Tag Manager
    • Others

Blocking cookies

  1. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:

    • in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling
      override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then
      “Advanced”
    • in Firefox (version 36) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”,
      “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and
      unticking “Accept cookies from sites”
    • in Chrome (version 41), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and
      control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”,
      and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.
  2. Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
  3. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

Deleting cookies

  1. You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:

    • in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find
      instructions for doing so at
      http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11)
    • in Firefox (version 36), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and
      “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu,
      clicking “Show Cookies”, and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”
    • in Chrome (version 41), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customise and
      control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing
      data”, and then selecting “Cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking
      “Clear browsing data”
  2. Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
Privacy Preferences
When you visit our website, it may store information through your browser from specific services, usually in form of cookies. Here you can change your privacy preferences. Please note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our website and the services we offer.