What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Further information on cookies can be found on the website of the European Commission.
'Strictly Necessary' cookies
These cookies are essential to enable you to move around our website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies services you have asked for (e.g. an online application) cannot be provided.
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics such as the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
Performance cookies are used to understand and analyze key performance metrics of the website which helps in delivering a better user experience for our visitors. This information is used to improve how our website works including how we best provide services you have asked for, such as watching a video. These cookies collect data that is mostly aggregated and anonymous.
Advertising cookies are used to monitor the effectiveness of our online advertising campaigns. For example, for measuring how many unique browsers have seen a particular advertisement and how many of those subsequently visit our website. No invidual users can be identified by the data these third party cookies collect.
How to Manage cookies
All leading browsers have user controls available for managing and removing cookies. In the list below we provide links to browser specific instructions on how you can do this. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use ("third party cookies"), or those from specific websites.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.