Our use of cookies

Like most websites, we use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or your computer, tablet or mobile device if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your device.

We use the following types of cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies.These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to complete and submit our online forms, log in to secure areas, add things you wish to purchase to your basket or to download content you have requested.
  • Functionality cookies.These are cookies that are not essential, but that help to improve your experience of our website. They are used to recognise you when you return to our website and to remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or text size). They also enable us to ensure that messages intended for first-time users (such as our cookies notice) are not displayed to you when you make a return visit to our website.

We do not use cookies to advertise to you or to track your activity across different websites.

Duration of cookies

Some of the cookies we use are “session cookies”. This means that they expire at the end of your browser session. Some of the cookies we use are “persistent cookies” which mean that they remain on your device for a set period of time and are activated each time you visit our website. The table below sets out the duration of each cookie we use.

The cookies we use

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

 

Cookie Name Purpose Duration of cookie
GetResponse: Webformv2_opened_ 9397103 These cookies are all used to ensure that you can complete the forms that are available on our website. They help to remember content you have put into the forms (including if you leave our website and return at a later date) and allow the form to be submitted to us. Persistent cookie – five months
GetResponse: Gr83p_59db3877322f 17e6c0092c103bdf75dd Persistent cookie – three months
GetResponse: timeout Persistent cookie – twelve hours
GetResponse: core Session cookie – expires when you close your browser

 

Changing your cookies settings

You can change your cookies settings at any time using your browser settings. However, if you use your browser settings to block some or all cookies, you may not be able to use our website (or other websites) effectively. To find out about more about cookies, please visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org. To find out how you can manage cookies on popular browsers, please visit the browser developer’s website. We have provided links below to some of the most popular browsers’ pages that tell you how to manage cookies on those browsers: