Personal information is gathered from you in two ways: (a) indirectly (for example, through our website's technology. When you access our website, your internet protocol (IP) address, operating system and browser type is automatically collected and is placed in our internet access logs, which we use for system administration and statistical analysis.); and (b) directly (for example if you fill in a form online and submit this to us or if you create, or are provided with, a user name or password or you otherwise supply any other personal details to us).
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.
We use the following cookies:
· Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
· Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. This information is then used to compile traffic analysis reports. We will not sell or pass on your personal information to third-parties.
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 site.
To find out more about cookies, including to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
While we will take all reasonable steps to maintain the security of our website, you should understand that the open nature of the internet is such that data may flow over networks without security measures and may be accessed and used by people other than those for whom the data is intended. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that personal information you provide will not be intercepted by others and decrypted.
Changes to this policy