Introduction & general
This cookies notice is required by EU & UK legislation and it provides you with information about cookies, information about stopping, declining or deleting cookies and also explains why cookies are used on this website.
This website takes your privacy seriously and does not gather, collect, share or use any personal information of users visiting this website. Cookies and similar tools are used on this website to provide you with a better website experience, improve website performance and to provide analytic information, for example Google Analytics.
Cookies are small text files usually formed of letters and numbers which are downloaded to your computer when it accesses a website. Cookies contain information which includes a website name and unique user ID, the duration of the cookie’s abilities and its effects, plus a random number. As a rule cookies cannot be used to reveal users identity or personally identifying information.
Cookies might also record how long you spend on each website page, which links are clicked on and also, if functionally available, your page layout or colour scheme preferences. Generally the role of cookies is beneficial, which makes your interaction with frequently visited websites easier and with minimal effort on your part.
Stopping, declining or deleting cookies
Usually most website browsers automatically accept cookies but you can choose to decline cookies, turn the cookie option off, or delete cookies from your computer if you prefer. This is normally done by accessing and modifying your browser preferences by clicking on the “Tools" or "Settings” tabs or icons on your browser.
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For detailed information about stopping, declining or deleting cookies you can also visit the AboutCookies.org website; http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=2
Why are cookies used on this website?
This website uses tracking cookies to analyse website traffic and to show how you navigate the website. Cookies are also used to monitor the performance of this website. In addition cookies are used to identify your country of origin and method of how you arrived at this website, for example directly to the website, via a search engine or from another website.
If you would like to find out more about Cookies please visit the AboutCookies.org website, which provides comprehensive information; http://www.aboutcookies.org/