What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are placed on your device when you visit a website. Cookies enable a website to recognize your device, remember your preferences, and enhance your user experience.
What types of cookies do we use?
We use the following types of cookies on our Sites:
Essential cookies: These cookies are necessary for the operation of our Sites and cannot be turned off in our systems. They enable you to navigate our Sites and use their features.
Functional cookies: These cookies allow our Sites to remember choices you make (such as your username or language preference) and provide enhanced, personalized features.
Analytics cookies: These cookies help us understand how users interact with our Sites and improve their performance. They collect information about your device and browsing activity, such as your IP address, browser type, and pages visited.
Advertising cookies: These cookies are used to deliver relevant advertisements to you and measure the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns. They collect information about your browsing activity across different websites and may be used to build a profile of your interests.
To operate our Sites and provide their features and functionality.
To remember your preferences and personalize your experience.
To analyse how our Sites are used and improve their performance.
To deliver relevant advertisements to you and measure the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns.
What is our lawful basis for using cookies?
How can you control cookies?
Do we share cookie data with third parties?
We may share cookie data with third-party service providers who help us operate our Sites and provide their features and functionality. We require our service providers to process cookie data in accordance with our instructions and The Data Protection Act 2018.