Last updated: March 28th, 2023 07:10 AM
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store in the user's browser or on their computer hard drive if they agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to the hard drive of the user's computer.
Types of cookies and how we use them
We regularly scan our website for cookies and keep our cookie list up to date. We classify cookies into four categories:
Necessary cookies. These are cookies that are necessary for our website to function. They include, for example, cookies that enable visitors to our website to enter secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytics/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and 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 easily find what they are looking for.
Cookie preferences. These are used to recognise users when they return to our website. This allows us to personalise our content for them and remember their preferences (e.g. their choice of language or region).
These cookies record users' visits to our website, the pages they have visited and the links they have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to the interests of our website visitors.
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Depending on the user's location, they may opt out of each category of cookie (except necessary cookies) by clicking the "set custom permission" in the cookie banner on our website.