What are cookies?
Under the European (EU) Privacy Directive, we have a legal responsibility to tell you about the kind of cookies we use, what they're for, and how to turn them off. We strongly suggest you accept our cookies though, to get the best possible service from our website.
What cookies can't do
There are quite a few myths about cookies out there, so to put your mind at rest, here's what cookies can't do:
read your hard disk;
get your login email address or other personal info unless you provide it;
create viruses or destructive programmes that could harm your computer;
instantly fill up your hard drive.
What cookies do we use?
Google Analytics: These are known as website tracking tools and they're used on most websites. They give us general information about how people are using our website, including what pages they visit, how long they visit for and the kind of things they do. This helps us spot problems and improve the website.
How do I turn cookies off?
Please note that if you delete or disable our cookies you may experience interruptions or limited functionality in certain areas of the website.
How you disable or delete cookies depends on which version of your internet browser you're using, for instance, Internet Explorer 11 or Safari 10.
You should be able to check this by going to the About section in the Help or Tools section of your browser.
To find out more, we suggest you visit aboutcookies.org, where you'll find easy to follow instructions for both deleting or controlling cookies from your browser.
aboutcookies.org is a third party website, so we're not responsible for the information on it, but we're more than happy to recommend it.