Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently.

Whilst we have sought to keep the number of cookies to a minimum, there are several cookies we which have elected to use when you visit the Site.

The table below explains the cookies we use on the site and why they are collected:

CookieNamePurpose
Google Analytics _utma
_utmb
_utmc
_utmz
These cookies are used to monitor how visitors use our Site. The anonymous information collected will help us improve the experience of using our Site for visitors through the collation of web traffic patterns, user preferences as well as information on how you came to find our Site.
Anonymous user cookie .ASPXANONYMOUS This cookie is used to hold a unique ID to identify anonymous users and doesn't hold any personal information. It recognises when an anonymous user attempts to log in.
Client Area Cookie ASP.NET_SessionId This cookie is essential for the client area to operate and is set only for those people who have logged in to the client area. This cookie expires on your device when you log out.
Client Area Cookie .ASPXAUTH This cookie is essential for the client area to operate. It is set only for those people who have logged in to the client area and identifies the user as an authenticated user. This cookie expires on your device when you log out
Cookie acceptance cookie acceptCookieMessage This cookie hides the message regarding cookies at the top of each page once you have clicked the 'hide this message' button. This cookie expires on your device after 1 year.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including details of cookies that have been set and how to manage and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org .

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, please visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout .