Use of cookies

Cookies are small data files which are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used by online service providers to facilitate and help make the interaction between websites and their visitors faster and easier, as well as providing reporting information.

We use cookies for several purposes. Some cookies are required for technical reasons which ensure our website can operate, others are used to enable us to track and target the interests of our visitors to enhance their experience on our website.

We use cookies for the following specific purposes:

Essential website cookies: These cookies are necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features.

Performance and functionality cookies: These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our website but are non-essential to its use. However, without these cookies, certain functionality may become unavailable.

Analytics and customisation cookies: These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customise our website for you.

Advertising cookies: These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you. They perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed for advertisers, and in some cases selecting ads that are based on your interests.

Social networking cookies: These cookies enable you to share pages and content that you find interesting on our website through third party social networking and other websites. These cookies may also be used for advertising purposes too.

If you would still like to remove cookies, visit this Google page for more information.

Third parties also serve cookies through our website for analytics and other purposes and this includes Google Analytics, Hotjar and Hubspot.

We use Google Analytics, which is a Google service that uses cookies and other data collection technologies to collect information about your use of the website and services in order to report website trends. For more information and to opt out please visit Google.

We use Hotjar and Hubspot in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. For more information and to opt out please visit Hotjar and Hubspot. 

You can adjust the settings on your computer to reject cookies if you wish. This is usually managed within the "settings" section of your browser. For more information please read the advice available at