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Our Privacy Policy

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a text file containing a small amount of data which is downloaded to your computer when you visit one of our websites. The vast majority of websites use cookies and tracking technologies. Cookies are useful because they help us arrange the content and layout of our websites and recognise those computers that have been to our websites before. They play an important role in helping us to enhance the usability and performance of our websites and your experience using them. They also help us to identify which of our articles are the most popular and the types of journey visitors have to our websites.

How to manage your cookies

When you access our websites you will receive a message advising you that we have placed cookies on your computer. This is necessary in order to display the website page to you.

If you don’t want us to place cookies on your computer then there are a number of ways you can opt out - setting your browser either to reject all cookies, to only allow “trusted” sites to set them, or to accept only those cookies from those websites which you are currently on.

The website which is run by the law firm Pinsent Masons, has detailed step by step guidance on how to control and delete cookies depending on your browser type. You can then adjust your browser settings to your preferred level of protection.

The cookies we use:

Google & Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to better understand how our visitors navigate to and through our websites, how long visitors spend on our content and how often they return to visit our websites. Google Analytics also helps us track the effectiveness of our digital marketing campaigns.

Google privacy policy