We need to let you know about this so you can decide whether to allow us to use them.
What is a Cookie?
A Cookie is an element of data that our website sends to your browser which is then stored on your system. Any information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you change your browser settings.
Cookies are widely used on the internet and are used by the major sites you will be familiar with i.e. Google, Amazon, You Tube etc. They allow websites to carry out useful functions to recognise you when you are online, for example they are used to “personalise” a website for you by remembering your account details, shopping history and browser preferences .
What information from the website do we use?
As part of normal business procedures used by most companies and websites, we track patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site. Our website does not capture or store personal information unless you provide this to us in an online form. We may track the number of visitors to the website and monitor the information that is sent to our website, but you cannot be identified by this tracing.
However, a Cookie is slightly different. This is an element of data that our site sends to your browser which is then stored on your system. Any information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you change your browser settings.
There are various ways to control cookies. You can use the Help or Options menu on your Browser and these will provide information as to how to prevent your Browser from accepting Cookies, how you can be notified when new Cookies are received and how to disable Cookies altogether.