Site Cookies

About Cookies

About Cookies Our web software, like most others, uses cookies to help provide you with the best browsing experience. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a website or page.

Why we use cookies

  • Make our software work as you'd expect
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages on social networks
  • Make improvements to our website by seeing how users navigate around it

We won't use cookies for the following reasons:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

Giving us permission to use cookies

If you give us consent to use cookie the following cookies will be set. If you do not give us consent then the anonymous visitor statistic cookies will not be set. Please note even without consent some cookies will be set to allow the functioning of the website, these cookies are not tracking you.

Anonymous Visitor Statistics

We use Google Analytics to measure how our site is used by visitors and to generate reports for our own use. Google Analytics does not collect any personal information about you.

The Cookie The Use
_ga Used to distinguish users.
_gid Used to distinguish users.
_gat Used to throttle request rate.
AMP_TOKEN Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.
_gac_UA-21664495-1 Contains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and AdWords accounts, AdWords website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out.
_gat_gtag_UA-21664495-1 Used to distinguish analytics user.
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Managing Cookies

If you want to, you can stop your browser accepting cookies from all sites, or stop it accepting cookies from a particular website. However, as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites, this will limit the functionality of not only our site but many others too.

Useful Links

For more information about cookies and the law, visit The Information Commissioner's Office