Some cookies on our website are essential for us to be able to provide you with a service or information you have requested. Accepting these cookies is a condition of using this website. If you prevent these cookies, via your browser for example, we can’t predict how our website will perform during your visit. Some services may stop working.
Collecting information about visitors to our website
In order to provide full access to our website we sometimes need to collect information about you and how it will be used.
When someone visits our website we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and we will explain what we intend to do with it.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Analytical||_ga||General data in relation to visitors to the website||2 Years|
|Analytical||_gat||Used by Google analytics to throttle request rate||Immediate on leaving the website|
|Analytical||_gid||Generates data in relation to visitors to the website||Immediate on leaving the website|
|Marketing||Collect||Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.||Immediate on leaving the website|
|Marketing||NID||Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The ID is used for targeted ads through Google.||6 Months|