What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files which are stored on a user’s computer. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer. This allows the server to deliver a page tailored to a particular user, or the page itself can contain some script which is aware of the data in the cookie and so is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next
It will include the following:
- If you’ve visited our site before
- How long you spend on our site
- What pages you look at
- Which site referred you to us
- The general area of the world you are from
- Basic details about your device (device type, browser version)
We use this information to help us improve our website by identifying ways in which to improve your user experience.
We will not contact you regarding this data, or use the data to identify you.
This information is collated using Google Analytics and used for remarketing purposes through Google AdWords and other third-party services. Google does not share this data with any other entity.
If you do not want this data to be collected by ourselves and Google, you can opt out of all Google Analytics tracking across all websites by visiting the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
To find out more about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
Third party companies
In addition to using cookies and related technologies as described above, we may permit certain third party companies to help us tailor advertising that we think may be of interest to you and to collect and use other data about user activities on our websites (e.g., to allow them to tailor ads on third party services).