Changing your cookie settings
The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. You can find out more about cookies, see which cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them in your browser by visiting www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Our cookies fall into three categories:
- Strictly necessary – required for the website to display and work correctly
- Statistics – help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously
- Marketing – used to track visitors across websites to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Dynserv||Strictly Necessary||DYNSERV||Used for load balancing to manage traffic demand on the host server.||End of browsing session|
|Used for providing a password-protected login area||End of browsing session|
|Typekit / Font Awesome||Strictly Necessary||p.gif||Used to check that an online font service is working correctly and being used compliantly.||End of browsing session|
|Universal Analytics (Google)||Statistics||_ga
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data
|Used to personalise online ads based on past actions of our online customers.||24 months|
|Used to personalise online ads based on past actions of our online customers. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.||End of browsing session|
|AddThis||Marketing||Begins with _atu,
di2, loc, mus, ouid, uid, uvc, vc, xtc
|Used to allow content to be easily shared on social media.||Ranges from end of browsing session to not expiring at all|
|Collects user information to personalise and improve the Twitter service.||Ranges from end of browsing session to 2 years.|
Changes to our cookies policy
We keep our cookies policy under regular review and we will provide any updates on this web page.
This cookies policy was last updated on 22nd April 2018.