Cookie Policy

What are cookies and why do we use them?

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. Cookies can be deleted or disabled at any time by using the privacy settings in your browser. 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.

This site uses cookies for statistics purposes. Statistic cookies help us understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

Which cookies we use?

This website uses analytics cookies, which enable us to see the site visit statistics (Google Analytics).

Analytics cookies are set by companies who give us specialised tracking data so that we can improve the way our websites work, and count the number of visitors or gauge the popularity of a particular feature. These cookies do not collect personal information; they allocate a number to identify each individual user and the user's navigation route through the site is recorded against that number. These analytics cookies expire at the end of any session.

Cookie name Cookie purpose Expiry
CookieConsent Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year
__utm.gif Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about the visitor’s browser and computer Session
__utma Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics 2 years
__utmb Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit Session
__utmc Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit Session
__utmt Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server Session
__utmz Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics 6 months