What are cookies and how are they used?
Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer/device by websites you visit. Once a cookie has been downloaded from a website, it can be used to identify you on returning to the website. The cookies used by this website do not contain any sensitive data. There are two types of cookie:
These are cookies which are necessary for fundamental features of the website to work correctly. Most significantly, cookies identify users when logging into their account; without them, it is impossible to log in.
These cookies are used by Google Analytics to collect statistics about how the website is being accessed and used. The information collected is completely anonymous and helps show what can be done to improve the user experience. See below for information on how to opt-out of submitting Analytics data.
The majority of modern browsers provide tools for managing your cookies. You can view or delete individual cookies on your system and block cookies from particular sites. It is therefore possible to block cookies from this website, if you wish to do so, but please note that this will prevent certain features from working, e.g. you will not be able to login to your account. For more information on managing browser cookies, please see the documentation for your web browser.
If you would like to opt-out of submitting Analytics data, you can install a browser add-on which allows you to control the data that is sent to Google Analytics. The add-on is supported by most browsers and can be downloaded from: