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What cookies are in use on this website?
This complies with recent legislation requirements and more specifically the General Data Protection Regulation 2016. The legislation mandates that websites must obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user’s device.
All of the following cookies are currently in use on the website:
Cookie Name Purpose Persistent or Session
_ga This cookie is used to remember who previously visited the website (Google Analytics) Expires after 2 years
_gid This cookie is used to distinguish users who visit the website (Google Analytics) Expires after 24 hours
_gat This cookie is used for visitor recognition, it is usually written to the browser upon the first visit (Google Analytics) Expires when session ends
Datr This cookie is set when a web browser accesses Facebook. (Facebook) Expires after 2 years
Fr This cookie is set by Facebook to encrypt the users’ ID and browser ID (Facebook) Expires after 3 months
locale This cookie is set to remember the browser language set by the user Expires after 7 days
vuid This cookie is used to display and deliver videos from a third party called Vimeo Expires after 2 years
IDE This cookie is used for website optimisation, re-targeting and attribution of online adverts. (Doubleclick.net) Expires after 1 year
What information is gathered?
Most of the information that is gathered regards how the website is being used and browsed by its users. As mentioned previously, no personal information regarding website users is stored, saved, collected or further processed.
Consent for cookies
Any cookies in use on this website which are critical to its operation will not give the ability to opt-out. If you wish to opt-out of any third party non critical cookies, please refer to the following section.
How to opt out?
To opt out of Google Analytics cookies, visit the following link. All the information required to opt out of Google Analytics are detailed http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
How to delete the cookies that are stored on your machine?
If you want to delete the cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. You can also access them through your internet browser.
Mobile devices users
Additional information about cookies
Please refer to the ICO’s following page for more information about cookie policies:
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We are committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality and security of your personal information. Data protection law provides you with a right to be informed about the processing of your personal information. This Notice describes the personal information that we collect from or about you, and how we use and to whom we disclose that information. Where it is appropriate to the delivery of the service and in accordance with our contract with you or as required by law, we may also prescribe additional purposes and longer retention periods to those set out below.