Your privacy - how cookies are used
Cookies are often used by website owners to help them understand how visitors use their website. A small file is stored on the computer or mobile device accessing the site. These cookies cannot be used to identify you personally, and do not collect information from your computer.
Some examples of how this information is used to improve services can be found below:
Measuring how people are using services
Technology being used to access the site, for example, web browser
We may use both "session" cookies and "persistent" cookies on the website. We may use the session cookies to keep track of your visit while you navigate our website. We may use the persistent cookies to enable our website to recognise you when you visit. Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, while some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. You can check the settings of the browser you are using for available options. However, blocking all cookies might have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
Cookies used on this website
Cookies used by this website are "session" cookies that exist only until you close your web browser. These cookies do not collect any information that can identify you personally.
We use a Google product on this website called reCaptcha. It is used on web forms to prevent web bots submitting the forms automatically. As part of this tool Google places a couple of "persistent" cookies on your computer.
Purpose: Tracking the active user session
Type: Session, expires when user exits browser
Name: PREF, NID
Purpose: These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information
Type: Persistent, expiry dates are varied