A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
We do not use the following cookies:
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed and are often used to for advertising purposes. We do not allow third party advertising on our site and therefore do not use these type of cookies.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
*Session cookies are stored in memory and never written to disk. When the browser closes, the cookie is permanently lost from this point on.
Analytical or performance cookies
We also use:
Purpose: This is used to track browser behaviour, such as page views and events.
Expiry: 2 years
Session cookies are stored in memory and never written to disk. When the browser closes, the cookie is permanently lost from this point on.
These are installed by Intercom to allow interaction with the Messenger function and provide access to previous conversations you’ve had through the Messenger.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential / strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
Updated: October 2021