A "cookie" is a piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive if you agree to this and which records how you move your way around a website so that, when you revisit that website, it can present tailored options based on the information stored about your last visit. Cookies can also be used to analyse traffic and for advertising and marketing purposes.
Cookies are used by nearly all websites and do not harm your system.
We are required to obtain your consent for all non-essential cookies used on our website. You can block cookies (including essential cookies) at any time 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 essential cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Cookies are either:
Cookies can also be categorised as follows:
We use third party cookies on our website and these are set out in the table below.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|__cfduid||This cookie is set by CloudFlare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.|
|PHPSESSID||This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a user's unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookie and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.|
|AWSALB||This cookie is generated by the Application load balancer in the Amazon Web Services. The cookie registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience.|
|AWSALBCORS||This cookie is generated by the Application load balancer in the Amazon Web Services. The cookie registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Non-Necessary".|
|_ga||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.|
|_gid||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is performing. The data collected is in an anonymous form including the number of visitors, the source where they have come from and the pages visited.|
|_gat||This cookie is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.|
|_fbp||This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisements when the user is on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.|
|fr||The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisements to the user and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.|
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Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 3 months.
If you have any questions about the cookies that we use, please contact us via the contact form on the Contact page.