Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. The cookies do not contain any personal information about users. The use of cookies is now widespread. The reason we use cookies is to save our users time on the site; and also so that we can personalise a user’s experience of the site. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

To find more information about cookies, manage or delete the cookies on your devices, please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org. If a user sets up a browser to reject the cookie, they may still use the site although functionality could be impaired.

The cookies used on this website have been categorised based on the categories found in the ICC UK Cookie guide.

CATEGORY 1: STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing any secure areas of the website which we may put in place.

CATEGORY 2: PERFORMANCE COOKIES

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.

By using our website, you agree that we can place these type of cookies on your device.

CATEGORY 3: FUNCTIONALITY COOKIES

These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. For instance, a website may be able to provide you with local weather reports or traffic news by storing in a cookie the region in which you are currently located. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog, news item or post. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

By using our website, you agree that we can place these type of cookies on your device.

CATEGORY 4: TARGETING COOKIES OR ADVERTISING COOKIES

These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisations.

By using our website, you agree that we can place these type of cookies on your device.

 

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. Precisely how cookies are blocked will depend upon the browser that you use. If you would like further information please contact us.

What Will Happen If I Disable Cookies?

If you choose to disable access to cookies on your browser you will not be able to login, register or purchase from this website.

Information on how to disable cookies in popular web browsers can be found below:

PC Instructions MAC Instructions
  • Firefox 13 and newer
    1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button (Tools menu in Windows XP) and then click ‘Options’
    2. Then select the ‘Privacy’ icon
    3. Set the ‘Use custom settings for history’ in the ‘Firefox will’ dropdown
    4. Untick ‘Accept cookies from sites’ to disable cookies
  • Firefox 13 and newer
    1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button and then click ‘Options’
    2. Then select the ‘Privacy’ icon
    3. Set the ‘Use custom settings for history’ in the ‘Firefox will’ dropdown
    4. Untick ‘Accept cookies from sites’
  • Google Chrome
    1. Click on the tool icon at the top right of your browser window and select ‘Settings’
    2. Click the ‘Show advanced settings’ link, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
    3. Now select ‘Block sites from setting any data’
  • Google Chrome
    1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Options’
    2. Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
    3. Now select ‘Block sites from setting any data’
  • Internet Explorer
    1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’, then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab
    2. Under ‘Settings’ move the slider to the top to block all cookies
  • Internet Explorer
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  • Microsoft Edge
    1. Click on the three-dot ‘More’ icon in the top right then select ‘Settings’ from the menu
    2. Scroll down to the bottom of the settings menu and click ‘View Advanced Settings’
    3. Under the ‘Cookies’ field press the dropdown arrow and select ‘Block All Cookies’
  • Microsoft Edge
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  • Safari
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  • Safari
    1. Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
    2. Click on ‘Security’ then choose ‘Accept cookies’
    3. Select the ‘Never’ option
  • Opera
    1. Click on the Opera icon in the top left of the window
    2. Select ‘Settings’ and choose ‘Quick Preferences’
    3. Uncheck ‘Enable Cookies’
  • Opera
    1. Click on the Opera icon in the top left of the window
    2. Select ‘Settings’ and choose ‘Quick Preferences’
    3. Uncheck ‘Enable Cookies’