However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer. We will need to use a cookie to remember the choices you have made within our cookie privacy manager. This means:
Cookies are simple text files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded on your device when you access our website. All information stored on a cookie is anonymous, harmless and no personal information is being collected.
The duration of the cookie depends on the nature: session cookies expire when the user closes the browser; persistent cookies have typical expiration dates that do not exceed 20 years except in special cases.
You can always deactivate cookies by changing your browser settings, but this may slow down or prevent access to certain parts of the website. So, it is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you’re not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use or to receive personalised service through our website.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.
You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
Tracking and Performance Cookies
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.
All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.