What are Cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They are widely used to make websites work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies can be temporary (session cookies) or permanent (persistent cookies).
Session cookies are deleted from your device once you close your browser, while persistent cookies remain on your device until they expire or until you delete them.
- Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential for the website to function properly. They help enable basic functionalities such as page navigation, user authentication, and access to secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, the website cannot function correctly.
- Functional Cookies: These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They are used to remember your preferences, such as language selection or font size, and to remember your login details for future visits if you choose the 'Remember Me' option.
- Analytical or Performance Cookies: These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use our website, such as the number of visitors, the pages they visit, and the links they click on. This helps us improve the performance and usability of our website and understand how effective our marketing campaigns are.
- Targeting or Advertising Cookies: These cookies are used to deliver relevant advertisements to you based on your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an ad and to measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.
- Providing and personalizing our website: Cookies help us provide you with a personalized browsing experience by remembering your preferences, such as your language selection.
- Marketing and advertising: Cookies are used to deliver relevant ads to you based on your interests and to measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns.
You can manage your cookie preferences by adjusting the settings in your browser. Most browsers allow you to block or delete cookies from specific websites or all websites. Please note that if you choose to disable cookies, some parts of our website may not function properly or may not be accessible.
For more information about how to manage cookies in your browser, you can visit the following websites:
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies