Cookie Policy

This policy covers the use of cookies on our web platforms

Use of cookies

We use cookies to better the users’ experience while using our platform. Cookies are small files either saved to the user’s computer hard drive or that expire when you close your browser that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. We consider “strictly necessary” and “functionality cookies” essential to our website’s performance, smooth running and continued improvement.

What we need and why we need it?

Typical cookie created includes ASP or other Session authorisation token. This stores no personal data and exists simply to enable communication with the host server.

What do we do with it?

There is no active collection of any personal data by us. Should this website functionality change with respect to its use of cookies you will be clearly informed with an alert

How long do we keep it?

We don’t – the cookie is securely stored in the client’s browser environment. The users have control over the removal and clearing of cookie data. 

Further details:

This website uses tracking software to monitor its users to better understand how they use it.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computer’s hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website.

You can read Google’s privacy policy here for further information. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites click here.

Other Cookies

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Other cookies may be stored on your computer’s hard drive by external vendors when this externally hosted content (e.g. videos, input forms) are embedded on the platform.

You 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 cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. These include Vimeo, YouTube.

Cookies subject to change

The cookies on the website are subject to change without notice. You acknowledge that this information may contain inaccuracies or errors and is subject to change and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Policy updates

Users of this website prior to 18 May 2018 may find a legacy cookie from before this date. This was created but not actively used. This will time expire or may be deleted manually.

We may occasionally update this Policy. You’re encouraged to occasionally check back to see how we’re protecting your information.