What is a ‘cookie’?
Cookies are tiny files that are placed on your computer by websites. They are widely used in order to make websites function properly, as well as to provide business and marketing information to the owners of the website.
Cookies are used for technical reasons to enable the efficient working of our websites. For example, to:
Ease of use
Cookies are used to enhance the ease of use of our website users. For example, to:
Remember your language and country of choice and presenting relevant content
Improve page loading and form elements.
Please note though, that if you delete your cookies, we will no longer automatically recognise that you have agreed to our cookies policy and will ask for confirmation of this along with resetting your language and country preferences.
What cookies do we use?
Essential cookies are enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for cookie settings.
|When this Cookie is enabled, these Cookies are used to save your Cookie Setting Preferences.
This website uses Google Analytics to collect anonymous information such as the number of visitors to the site, and the most popular pages. Keeping this cookie enabled helps us to improve our website.
|When this Cookie is enabled, these Cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to help us improve the site. The Cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Youtube and Vimeo cookies
On some pages, this website may embed Youtube or Vimeo videos for educational content. These cookies are third party set by Youtube or Vimeo.
|This cookie stores your preferences and other information, in particular preferred language, how many search results you wish to be shown on your page, and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter turned on.
|A cookie that YouTube sets that measures your bandwidth to determine whether you get the new player interface or the old.
|The use_hitbox cookie increments the ‘views’ counter on the YouTube video
|This cookie is set by the YouTube video service on pages with embedded YouTube video
|Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
|Collects data on the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.